Dry Eye

Amniotic Membrane A Vision Saver for SJS Patients

MGD and dry eye complications still prevalent in most long-term study patients.
04/06/2020

Tears Hold Key to Simple Sjögren’s Diagnosis

Biomarker can help distinguish dry eye etiology due to autoimmune disease.
04/01/2020

Daily Disposables Lower Tear Osmolarity

Monthly wearers benefited the most when they switched to daily disposables.
04/01/2020

Tear Protein Markers Help ID Dry Eye

Study: Biometric can be more useful that Schirmer test.
03/30/2020

DED Associated with Lower Vitamin D

Decreased levels significantly correlated with high OSDI scores.
03/27/2020

Warming Masks Can Ease CL Discomfort

Dry eye parameters were the same for participants who used compresses and those who used drops.
03/24/2020

Autologous Serum Efficacy Clarified

This treatment option may not work as well in cases of dry eye associated with systemic disease.
03/20/2020

New Questionnaire Tracks Dry Eye Treatment

Researchers believe the simple two-question tool can establish whether patients are improving.
03/16/2020

How—and Why—to Choose Dry Eye Drugs

Properly pairing a patient with a pharmaceutical requires an understanding of the individual’s underlying condition and overall health.
03/15/2020

Systemic Omega-3s Don’t Impact Dry Eye

Patients with lower levels at baseline had about the same disease severity as those taking supplements.
03/13/2020

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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