Cataract Surgery

Index Predicts Post-op Ocular Surface Issues

The tool is easy to use and involves noninvasive tests, researchers say.
01/09/2020

Picking a Premium IOL For Every Patient

Matching the right lens with the right eye requires a personal connection.
12/15/2019

Triple 20/20

The first trifocal IOL FDA-approved for presbyopia is achieving exciting visual acuity potential.
12/15/2019

KCN Impacts IOL Formulas

Keratometry measures may help avoid hyperopic outcomes.
12/12/2019

Post-op Drops Costly for Healthcare System

CMS could save $118 million a year by switching to generics, researchers say.
12/11/2019

Post-op IOP Spikes Plague High Myopes

28% of high myopes—and most males—had elevated pressure one day after cataract surgery.
11/21/2019

Factors Predict Post-op Glaucoma in Kids

Five years after surgery, 20% of children with bilateral cataracts developed glaucoma.
10/16/2019

Out of the Blue

Using trypan blue vital dye in cataract surgery could be the difference between success and failure.
10/15/2019

IOL/CL Combo Effective for Presbyopia

Researchers liken the corrective results to multifocal or extended depth-of-focus IOLs.
09/27/2019

Nepafenac Improves Dilation in Diabetes Patients

Combination therapy with cyclopentolate can be useful for routine exams and pre-surgery.
09/19/2019

Upcoming Events

February 14-17, 2020

Annual Winter Ophthalmic Conference
Location: The Westin Snowmass Conference Center
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO, and Leo Semes, OD, FACMO, FAAO
Up to 17 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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April 16-18, 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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April 18-19, 2020

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

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