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Screening Toddlers? Any VA Chart Will Do

Three common options were highly accurate in detecting significant refractive errors.
10/14/2019

Get Up and Move to Manage DED

Physical inactivity, prolonged sedentary behaviors and device use are all associated with increased prevalence.
10/14/2019

Mites Not Limited to the Eyelashes

Demodex blepharitis is associated with facial demodicosis.
10/14/2019

Dark Chocolate Light on Eye Benefits

The flavanol-rich treat may have fooled researchers who suggested it can aid ocular blood flow.
10/11/2019

Scleral Lens Terminology Guide Comes to Fruition

A common language, if adopted, would improve exchanges between doctors and manufacturers.
10/11/2019

Anti-VEGF Drugs Detected in Breast Milk

Ranibizumab and aflibercept were discovered a few days after injection.
10/11/2019

Map Patterns Predict Fuchs’

The risk of progression increased according to the number of parameters present.
10/10/2019

Dynamic Retinoscopy Can Assess Accommodation

Objective technique and open-field autorefraction agreement was less than two diopters.
10/10/2019

AI Gets As and Bs in Glaucoma Detection and Referral

Algorithm fared better than specialists in some cases.
10/10/2019

Patients Wary of Low Vision Products

Social stigma and the fear of losing a job topped the list of reasons these tools gather dust.
10/09/2019

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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