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VR Headset Aims to Ease Visual Field Testing

Mobility helps free up the practice and relax the patient, says manufacturer Olleyes.
September 18, 2020

SITA Faster Lags in Reliability

Although the Faster method was quicker, its detection of early glaucoma cases was questionable.
September 17, 2020

DARC Glaucoma Detection Tool Gains an AI Ally

An algorithm helped researchers better identify dying retinal cells.
May 5, 2020

AI Can Distinguish Neuropathies

Research shows machines can differentiate glaucomatous from non-glaucomatous images.
April 21, 2020

AI Tracks Rapid Glaucoma Progression in IOP-sensing CLs

Computer findings were on par with clinicians’ predictions.
April 9, 2020

Optometry Students Fulfill Clinic Hours Virtually

AAO and ASCO team up to create an online program to help ODs-in-training stay on track.
April 9, 2020

VR Exercises Excellent for Convergence Insufficiency

Study notes gaming strategy increased compliance.
April 7, 2020

VR May Explain Vision Problems from Glaucoma

Five simulations demonstrated that a patient’s vision-related disability depends on lighting condition and task.
March 31, 2020

AI May Soon Predict The Need For Corneal Surgery

By examining OCT scans, technology is close to understanding who needs to return for additional keratoplasty.
March 13, 2020

New 24-Hour IOP Measuring Device Shows Promise

A pressure-reading contact lens did relatively well against standard tonometry.
March 5, 2020