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Healio / Primary Care Optometry News – June 2017 Video: Amniotic membrane speeds healing
https://www.healio.com/optometry/cornea-external-disease/news/online/%7B5c6b3509-7e49-40 46-89d1-bf02dba2d8d0%7D/video-amniotic-membrane-speeds-healing

Ophthalmology Management – June 2017 Bio-Tissue Makes the “5 D’s” Available for All
https://www.ophthalmologymanagement.com/issues/2017/june-2017/quick-hits

Healio / Ocular Surgery News – May 2017
Video: DREAM study demonstrates Prokera Slim eases dry eye disease in severe cases
https://www.healio.com/ophthalmology/cornea-external-disease/news/online/%7B4d454c18-ecc7-4ab5-97f6-aa27dab296bf%7D/video-dream-study-demonstrates-prokera-slim-eases-dry-eye-disease-in-severe-cases

OphthalmologyWeb – May 2017
Highlights from the ASCRS 2017 Exhibit Hall
http://www.ophthalmologyweb.com/Featured-Articles/337672-Highlights-from-the-ASCRS-2017-Exhibit-Hall/

OphthalmologyWeb / OptometryWeb – May 2017
ASCRS – Bio-Tissue reports new research- Expands Cliradex availability
http://www.optometryweb.com/1315-News/337577-Bio-Tissue-Reports-New-Research-Expands-Cliradex-Availability/

Healio / Ocular Surgery News – May 2017
ASCRS – Self retained amniotic membrane promising treatment for ocular surface health
https://www.healio.com/ophthalmology/cornea-external-disease/news/online/%7Bdf401c4b-d84 8-458b-8d52-3bb94e1cdef6%7D/self-retained-amniotic-membrane-promising-treatment-for-ocular-surface-health

Ocular Surgery News – May 2017
Surgical Manuevers column: Deep pterygium excision can pose surgical challenge
https://www.healio.com/ophthalmology/cornea-external-disease/news/print/ocular-surgery-news/%7B6311c5fe-d81b-4e61-b690-48c733bb21e4%7D/deep-pterygium-excision-can-pose-surgical-challenge

Healio / Ocular Surgery News – May 2017
AM-UC drops can quicken re-epithelialization after PRK, PTK
https://www.healio.com/ophthalmology/cornea-external-disease/news/online/%7Bdf401c4b-d84 8-458b-8d52-3bb94e1cdef6%7D/self-retained-amniotic-membrane-promising-treatment-for-ocular-surface-health

EyeWorld Video – May 2017
Video: Results of the DREAM Study
http://www.ewreplay.org/content/ascrs-2017?v=5425538978001

EyeWorld – May 2017, Cover Feature
Treating the cornea before cataract surgery: Primer for dry eye diagnosis and treatment before cataract surgery
https://www.eyeworld.org/primer-dry-eye-diagnosis-and-treatment-cataract-surgery

EyeWorld – May 2017, Cover Feature
Treating the cornea before cataract surgery: Optimizing the ocular surface with amniotic therapy
https://www.eyeworld.org/optimizing-ocular-surface-amniotic-membrane-therapy

Optometric Office – May 2017
New Products Gallery: New Light Foam Lid Cleanser from Cliradex
http://www.optometricoffice.com/OO/OO-Archives/OPTOMETRIC-OFFICE-NEW-PRODUCT-G ALLERY-MAY-2017-6046.aspx

Optometric Office – April 2017
Lid Hygiene Products at a Glance: Cliradex and Cliradex Light
http://www.optometricoffice.com/OO/OO-Archives/LID-HYGIENE-PRODUCTS-ATAGLANCE-5989.aspx

Global Newswire – April 2017
New York City and Bronx area Optometrist Pelham Parkway Vision Center is pleased to announce that they will be making PROKERA® products available to their clients.
https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2017/02/12/916205/0/en/New-York-City-Optomet rist-Pelham-Parkway-Vision-Center-Now-Offering-Innovative-PROKERA-Treatment-for-Dry-Eye.html

Citizen Tribune – April 2017
TARR Eye & Vision center is the first eye care provider in the Lakeway Area to offer patients PROKERA
https://www.citizentribune.com/health/tarr-eye-and-vision-center-offers-new-chronic-dry-eye/article_b941096a-173c-11e7-a109-fff543314d5b.html

Healio / Primary Care Optometry News – April 2017 Video
Prokera insertion an ‘optometric friendly’ procedure
https://www.healio.com/optometry/cornea-external-disease/news/online/%7B14de941a-af69-40 3b-b8b6-0908f7cc0bb9%7D/video-prokera-insertion-an-optometric-friendly-procedure

Healio / Ocular Surgery News – January 2017
Surgeons should have ‘low threshold’ for Prokera use in corneal disease
https://www.healio.com/ophthalmology/cornea-external-disease/news/online/%7B9e75c989-c241-4516-a013-74e01c3e65cb%7D/surgeons-should-have-low-threshold-for-prokera-use-in-corneal-disease

Advanced Ocular Care – November / December 2016
Innovations in Regenerative Medicine
https://collaborativeeye.com/

Advanced Ocular Care – November / December 2016
Industry Leaders Discuss Collaborative Care, Consolidation, and More
https://collaborativeeye.com/

Healio / PCON – November 2016
Maintenance Therapy Used to Treat Demodex Blepharitis
https://www.healio.com/ophthalmology/cornea-external-disease/news/online/%7B6fff130d-3b90- 4b20-aa4a-3d0455279c5a%7D/video-signs-symptoms-of-dry-eye-disease-improve-with-use-of-cryopreserved-amniotic-membrane

Ophthalmology Business – November 2016
The opportunity in dry eye is the chance to improve patient outcomes
http://digital.ophthalmologybusiness.org/i/750255-dec-2016

Healio / OSN – November 2016
Signs, symptoms of dry eye disease improve with use of cryopreserved amniotic membrane
https://www.healio.com/optometry/cornea-external-disease/news/online/%7B9767c870-06e0-48 07-8dc9-c41e15767e93%7D/video-maintenance-therapy-used-to-treat-demodex-blepharitis

Healio / PCON – November 2016
Cryopreserved membranes help provide better, more efficient care
https://www.healio.com/optometry/practice-management/news/online/%7Baa2189b5-3e47-49e0-a31c-fb1ac4b58d18%7D/video-cryopreserved-membranes-help-provide-better-more-efficient-care

Ophthalmic Professional – November 2016
Create a Process to Ensure Patient’s Don’t Leave without Scheduling or Committing to Treatment
https://www.ophthalmicprofessional.com/issues/2016/november-2016/dry-eye-treatment-education

OphthalmologyWeb – November 2016 AAO 2016 Meeting Highlights Part II
http://www.ophthalmologyweb.com/Featured-Articles/240374-AAO-2016-Meeting-Highlights-Part-II/

Advanced Ocular Care – October 2016
Infinity Stone: The Amniotic Membrane Portal to the Future of Regenerative Eye Care, by Michael Cooper, OD
https://collaborativeeye.com/

The Economics of Superior Technology in the Era of Health Care Reform, by John Rumpakis, OD, MBA
https://collaborativeeye.com/

EyeWorld Video – October 2016
Corneal nerve regeneration with amniotic membrane tissue
http://ewreplay.org/node/1444?v=5173995576001

EyeWorld Video – October 2016
PROKERA amniotic membrane for ocular surface optimization prior to cataract surgery
http://ewreplay.org/node/1444?v=5178562569001

OSN – September 2016
Cataract surgery moves beyond basics to reach a refractive mindset
https://www.healio.com/ophthalmology/cataract-surgery/news/print/ocular-surgery-news/%7B3b 6197b6-98a1-4dde-a323-2c888ab1b867%7D/cataract-surgery-moves-beyond-basics-to-reach- a-refractive-mindset

PCON Video Interview – September 2016 Prevalence of Blepharitis
https://www.healio.com/optometry/cornea-external-disease/news/online/%7B3969ce4a-95f8-4e 74-bee8-1d37b9d1d989%7D/video-prevalence-of-blepharitis-high-in-od-practice

Ophthalmology Management – August 2016
Giving Birth to a Dry Eye Clinic, by Patti Barkey, COE, Sheetal Shah, MD and Zachary Smith, MHSA
https://www.ophthalmologymanagement.com/issues/2016/august-2016/giving-birth-to-a-dry-eye-clinic

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today – July 2016
Adjunct Treatments for Dry Eye Disease, Callan Navitsky, Senior Editor, CRST Europe
https://crstoday.com/articles/2016-jul/adjunct-treatments-for-dry-eye-disease/

Optometry Times On Line – July 2016
4 steps to beating blepharitis, Walt Whitley, OD, MBA and Warren Whitley, OD
http://optometrytimes.modernmedicine.com/optometrytimes/news/4-steps-beating-blepharitis?page=0,0

Optometric Management – July 2016
DED Symptom Solutions, Marc Bloomenstein, OD
https://www.optometricmanagement.com/issues/2016/july-2016/ded-symptom-solutions

Screen for Lid Hygiene, Melissa Barnett, OD
https://www.optometricmanagement.com/issues/2016/july-2016/screen-for-lid-hygiene

Aqueous Deficient DED, Josh Johnston, OD
https://www.optometricmanagement.com/issues/2016/july-2016/clinical-anterior

Manage Dry Eye Disease, Ami Ranani, OD
https://www.optometricmanagement.com/issues/2016/july-2016/social-practice-profile

Healio – July 2016
Prokera successfully treats abradions, erosions
https://www.healio.com/optometry/cornea-external-disease/news/online/%7B0264ccb9-5ba8-4d d7-b68f-280abcf3ea5f%7D/prokera-successfully-treats-abrasions-erosions

Eyeworld – July 2016
To use or not to use amniotic membrane
https://www.eyeworld.org/article-to-use-or-not-to-use-amniotic-membrane

Optometic Management – July 2016
A Look at what is and will be in your tool box
https://www.optometricmanagement.com/issues/2016/july-2016/ded-symptom-solutions

Optometic Management – July 2016 Screen for Lid Hygiene
https://www.optometricmanagement.com/issues/2016/july-2016/ded-symptom-solutions

Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today – July 2016 Adjunct treatments for dry eye disease
https://crstoday.com/articles/2016-jul/adjunct-treatments-for-dry-eye-disease/

Eye Wire Today – June 2016
Bio-Tissue Revamps Cliradex.com website to Educate Consumers About Eye Health and Wellness
https://eyewire.news/articles/bio-tissue-revamps-cliradexcom-website-to-educate-consumers-about-eye-health-and-wellness/

Advanced Ocular Care – May / June 2016
Cryopreserved Amniotic Membrane Offers Advantages, Nathan Rock, OD
https://collaborativeeye.com/

Advanced Ocular Care – May / June 2016
Case study: Cryopreserved amniotic membrane offers advantages
https://collaborativeeye.com/

Advanced Ocular Care – May / June 2016 Amniotic Membrane for Ocular Surface Disease
https://collaborativeeye.com/

Optometric Management – May 2016 What’s News: Prokera Clear
https://www.optometricmanagement.com/issues/2016/may-2016/what-8217;s-new