Navigation Links
Ophthalmologists Invited To Participate in Betadine for EKC Treatment Study
Date:7/2/2009

LITTLE SILVER, N.J., July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr Daniel Goldberg, a leading New Jersey ophthalmologist is coordinating a new study to measure the effectiveness of using 5% Betadine irrigation for treatment of acute EKC -- a common, worldwide, highly contagious and often severe form of conjunctivitis with the potential for long term visual impairment due to corneal involvement.

Ophthalmologists around the world are invited to register to participate in the Betadine for EKC study. The purpose of the new study is to confirm the effectiveness of this protocol and to expand the awareness amongst eye care professionals of this inexpensive treatment for EKC.

The study is being coordinated by Dr Daniel Goldberg, Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Drexel College of Medicine as well as committee and staff members of Atlantic Eye Physicians, in Long Branch, Little Silver, and Holmdel New Jersey. This protocol is open to ophthalmologists, US and international, who agree to follow the protocol and report clinical results thru the Betadine for EKC website (http://www.betadineforekc.com/Default.aspx ). The initial phase will be collecting data thru October 1, 2009, and it is anticipated that subsequently there will be modifications to the protocol and study design.

For more information about the new study, please visit http://www.betadineforekc.com/the-study.aspx

Information on registration is available at http://www.betadineforekc.com/submission-process.aspx

About Dr Goldberg

Dr. Daniel Goldberg specializes in comprehensive refractive surgery including LASIK eye surgery and refractive intraocular lens and cataract surgery. He is a founding member of Atlantic Eye Physicians, an ophthalmology-led comprehensive eye care practice with offices at Long Branch, Little Silver, and Holmdel New Jersey. Drs Michael Su and Lisa Ortenzio at Atlantic Eye Physicians are collaborating with Dr. Goldberg on the Betadine for EKC Study.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Pasch Consulting Group
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Glaucoma Survey: Half Unaware of Preservative-Free Beta-Blocker, Ophthalmologists Cite Benefits of Preservative-Free Medications on Ocular Comfort and Quality of Life
2. CryoCor Invited to Participate in FDA Advisory Panel Meeting on Atrial Fibrillation
3. Cincinnati Adoption Agency Invited to Participate in Values Voter Presidential Debate
4. Families Invited to Celebrate Shire Day at Boston Childrens Museum
5. AUDIO from Medialink and Philips: Getting Rid of the Uninvited Holiday Guests on Your Toothbrush
6. Budding Young Artists Invited to Compete in 17th Annual Pier 1 Imports/UNICEF Greeting Card Contest
7. CyberKnife Centers of Miami, Palm Beach and Tampa Invited to Join M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Study
8. Kentucky-Based Sports Medicine Duo Invited to Astros Spring Training Camp
9. Media Invited to Attend International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation Meeting in Boston, April 9-12
10. Pharsight Invited to Present on Antiviral Modeling and Simulation at DIA Adherence Workshop
11. Pharsight Invited to Present on Modeling and Simulation at ARCS Australia Scientific Congress
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... February 05, 2016 , ... The Muscular Dystrophy Association ... restaurants, launched the 14th annual “Appetite for a Cure” campaign on Feb. 1 ... ALS and related diseases that severely limit strength and mobility. , Now ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 05, 2016 , ... ... organization devoted exclusively to funding innovative lymphoma research and serving the lymphoma community ... is poised to once again host, Swirl, A Wine Tasting Event at the ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... , ... Give To Cure today announced that it is working ... To Cure’s campaign that is crowdfunding clinical trials to help find cures faster for ... a smart device. In 2015 alone, Venmo processed $7.5 billion in transactions among users. ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... ... Stuart Bentkover, MD, FACS is thrilled to announce the arrival ... tattoo removal today, Dr. Bentkover is the only doctor in Central Massachusetts to offer ... been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as a safe and efficient ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... ... California Mobile Kitchens , a company that designs ... kitchen model, featuring customizable stainless steel interiors and a new, 26-foot unit. , ... in the U.S. Many of their units can be seen at sporting events, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/5/2016)... New York , February 5, 2016 ... new Transparency Market Research report states that the global ... in 2014 and is predicted to reach US$185.9 bn ... CAGR of 6.50% from 2014 to 2020. The title ... (Branded/Generic/Over-the-counter, Chemical/Biological, Captive/Contract Manufactured, by Geography, and by Therapeutic ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... , February 5, 2016 ... new market research report "Fetal (Labor & Delivery) and ... Antepartum), Warmer, Incubator, Pulse Oximeter, Phototherapy/Jaundice Management Devices, CPAP, ... by MarketsandMarkets, This report studies the global market over ... is estimated at USD 6.28 Billion in 2015 and ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... France , Germany , ... Israel ). It includes a 10-year epidemiology forecast for the ... age and sex in these markets. GD epidemiology report is written and ... quality, transparent and market-driven, providing expert analysis of disease trends in the ... , Italy , Spain , UK, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: