Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Ocular Surface Homeostasis Still Off Months Post-op

Many clinical variables recovered, but not everything bounced back in six months.
02/27/2020

LASIK, PRK Safe in Breastfeeding Women

No patients or infants experienced any negative side effects from the procedures.
02/10/2020

The Crowded Landscape of Presbyopia Correction

Today’s patients have different visual needs, and you have new tools at your disposal to help—with more on the way.
01/15/2020

Don’t Let YouTube Advise Your Patients

Many who research refractive surgery online get poor information.
01/06/2020

Adverse Events Low in Refractive Surgery

Most patients are satisfied with the vision-correcting procedures.
11/01/2019

Simultaneous Procedures Improve Ectasia

Combining corneal rings or PRK with CXL can treat keratoconus, pellucid and post-LASIK ectasia.
10/04/2019

Data Confirms Post-op Dry Eye Risk Factors

Older age, female sex and lower pre-op refractive error are associated with an increased risk.
10/01/2019

Adverse Events Rare After Refractive Lens Exchange

Only 6% of patients had issues and most were due to posterior capsular opacification.
09/25/2019

LASIK Double-edged for Dry Eye Outcomes

Among other refractive surgeries, it reduces TBUT significantly but also tear production.
09/09/2019

Think SMILE for High Myopes

Small-incision surgery had better visual outcomes and stability than FS-LASIK.
09/05/2019

Upcoming Events

October 30-November 1, 2020

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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November 5-7, 2020

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Philadelphia
Location: Philadelphia Marriott Downtown
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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November 7-8, 2020

Optometric Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Society—Philadelphia
Location: Philadelphia Marriott Downtown
Program Chair: Tracy Schroeder Swartz, OD, MS, FAAO
Up to 10 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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