Cataract Surgery

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

Endophthalmitis Rare Post-cataract Surgery

Younger age, combined surgeries and anterior vitrectomy were all risk factors.
09/12/2019

Light Adjustable Lenses Going Strong Long-term

The moldable devices can help people stay out of glasses, even after years of use.
09/03/2019

Cataract Patients at Increased Risk of NAION

They were more than two times more likely to develop the condition than controls.
08/30/2019

Repeat Victrectomies Raise IOP in Retinal Detachment

Researchers suggest an update to the patient selection process for this procedure.
08/23/2019

Corneal Features Predict Post-op Complications

Patients with Fuchs’ endothelial dystrophy and thicker corneas may need a DMEK after cataract surgery.
08/08/2019

Don’t Count on Phaco Alone for POAG

Study finds surgery does not decrease number of glaucoma medications or IOP.
08/05/2019

Upcoming Events

November 1-3, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Charleston
Location: Charleston Marriott
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Key Faculty: Doug Devries, Marc Bloomenstein, Robert P. Woodridge, Jack Schaeffer
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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December 6-7, 2019

Retina Update 2019
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Program Co-Chair: Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO
Up to 12 CE Credits 

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December 13-14, 2019

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach
Program Chair: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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