Ophthalmology’s Data Science Initiative Yields Important Insights on Rare Complications of …

Ophthalmology’s Data Science Initiative Yields Important Insights on Rare Complications of Common Eye Procedures American Academy of OphthalmologyPosted on: 15 Nov 15 PR Newswire LAS VEGAS, Nov. 14, 2015 LAS VEGAS, Nov. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Data science continues to gain ground as an immensely powerful tool for medicine, accelerating physicians’ ability to identify new strategies to improve patient care. This is the focus of events at AAO 2015, the 119th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. The Academy announced important clinical insights gleaned from its IRIS Registry®, the country’s only national comprehensive database of ophthalmic patient outcomes. These findings revealed new information on rare complications following common eye procedures. The results may have policy implications and influence clinical decisions to help prevent these complications. The IRIS Registry…


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