Neuro

TED Causes Distinct VF Defect Patterns

Inferior scotomas were most common.
12/27/2019

Neuro Issues Common in Pediatric Glaucoma

Study finds 73% of kids affected by an unrelated comorbidity.
12/18/2019

A Workup Protocol for Transient Vision Loss

When a patient’s vision switches on and off, it’s time for a serious investigation. Here’s what to look for and where to refer.
12/15/2019

Cognitive Complaints Linked to AMD

Researchers show that memory dysfunction often comes on the heels of macular disease.
12/13/2019

AMD Patients at Risk For Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s

Even a healthy lifestyle won’t lower chances of developing either disease.
11/25/2019

Patients Face Barriers to Neuro Consults

Referrals are delayed and offices are few and far between.
11/20/2019

The Who and Why of MRI

Diffusion-weighted imaging can be crucial to confirm a number of ophthalmic disorders.
11/15/2019

Watch for MS in Cases of Optic Neuritis

More than 10% of cases in South Korea were diagnosed with the degenerative disease within seven years.
10/15/2019

An OD's Guide to Visual Processing Disorders

When you suspect your patient’s sight is affected by a neurological issue, be sure to understand the differential diagnosis.
10/15/2019

New Ways to Help Thwart MG Conversion

Treatment choices and smoking cessation could stave off the generalized form.
10/08/2019

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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