Dry Eye

Closed-eye Tear Dynamics Play Role in DED

Neutrophils demonstrated increased secondary granule degranulation.
09/18/2020

Dry Eye: The Nose Knows

Neurostimulation is becoming a viable treatment option for patients who have exhausted their options.
09/15/2020

DREAM Study Questions the MG-Dry Eye Link

Sjogren syndrome patients had fewer distorted and ghost glands.
09/09/2020

Sex Hormones Affect Meibomian Glands

Benign prostate hyperplasia is associated with meibomian gland loss and tear film instability.
09/04/2020

Evidence is Shaky for Eyelid Wipe Efficacy

Long-term costs and potential adverse effects may make you rethink their routine recommendation.
09/02/2020

Clinical DED Markers Point to Early Onset

Early intervention in young adults may help stave off the disease.
08/17/2020

GVHD Patients Struggle to Retain Punctal Plugs

These DED patients lost plugs within the first three months and require frequent follow-up.
08/13/2020

Common Symptom Links Dry Eye, Migraine, TBI

Photophobia among the three conditions suggests a shared pathophysiology—and the hope for targeted therapy.
08/10/2020

Test Sheds Light on Pain in DED Patients

Capsaicin-induced pain sensitivity is lower in those with short tear break-up time.
08/06/2020

Higher BMI Points to MG Changes in Children

Patients in the top tiers were nearly four times more likely to have gland tortuosity.
08/05/2020

Upcoming Events

September 24, 2020

Establishing a Partnership in the Effective Management of Patients With Diabetic Retinal Disease: Early Detection, Monitoring, and Timely Referral
Speakers: Lloyd Clark, MD and Mark T. Dunbar, OD, AAO
8:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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October 2-3, 2020

Optometric Glaucoma Symposium Fall Conference
Location: Virtual Event
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Earn 12 LIVE COPE Credits

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October 4, 2020 | October 18, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium: Improving Diagnosis, Treatment, and Patient Outcomes 
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
8:00am-12:15pm EST | 8:00am-12:15pm PST
Earn 4 LIVE COPE Credits

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