Laser: A Graft-less Fuchs’ Treatment?

Post procedure, corneal endothelial cells had a clear path to the wound area.

Eye Rubbing Tops Behavioral Causes of Keratoconus

Sleep position, night-time work and screen time were also all significant in warping the cornea.

Look for a Reduction in CNFL in Diabetes Patients

People with prediabetes also show early signs of a reduction in corneal nerve fiber length.

Accelerated CXL Still Safe for Children

The procedure leads to stable keratometry and corneal thickness up to three years.

Ring in the New Year

A patient asked for new glasses, but doctors noticed another problem.

Lax Prevention Efforts Caused EKC Outbreak

A survey highlighted a handful of concerns regarding transmission-based precautions.

Glaucoma Surgery-induced LSCD Unique

The procedure causes epithelial changes but not neovascularization.

Meibomian Glands Affected by Stem Cell Transplants

Meibography is a useful tool in detecting changes in these patients, study finds.

Serum Eye Drops Heal CL-induced LSCD

Aggressive treatment was successful in all study eyes.

Keratic Precipitates Trouble for OCT

No difference in morphological appearance found to distinguish infective from inflammatory.

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March 21, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Costa Mesa
Location: Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
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March 22, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Houston
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New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Austin
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