News

Research Re-evaluates Global AMD Incidence

The pooled annual incidences of early and late disease were 1.59% and 0.19%, respectively.
09/24/2020

Most Uveitic Macular Edema Resolves Over Time

Over seven years, 94% of cases cleared up, but beware of relapse.
09/24/2020

GP Adaption Unaffected By Size or Coatings

Time, not lens diameter or lubricity, improved comfort and bulbar redness in new wearers.
09/24/2020

Time to Reconsider PKP Success Rates

This procedure might not be the best solution for everyone after all, with only a 76% success rate at five years.
09/23/2020

OCT-A Shows Optic Nerve Changes With Dilation

After a combination of tropicamide and phenylephrine, optic nerve head density decreased by 0.6% in healthy eyes.
09/23/2020

Check For Subretinal Lipid Globules on OCT

These retinal structures are frequently seen in eyes undergoing anti-VEGF treatment for AMD.
09/23/2020

Photoscreening Can Estimate Amblyogenic Risk

However, study finds proper follow-up necessary to take advantage of early detection.
09/22/2020

AI DR Screening Effective in Children

This technique was preferred over conventional screening in terms of accuracy and cost to patients.
09/22/2020

Macular Shape Not a Factor in Retinal Detachment

Myopic patients with a dome-shaped macula remained visually stable over four years.
09/22/2020

Glasses: A New Barrier to COVID?

Researchers in China believe they have uncovered evidence that eyeglasses confer a significant protection from infection with COVID-19.
09/21/2020

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

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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
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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
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