Ocular Trauma

Fall-related Open Globe Injuries Increase

High-risk groups include young men and those with low socioeconomic status or who are 70 years and older.
02/03/2020

Ocular Emergency Costs Remain Flat

Over a 13-year span, the price of treating eye trauma has stayed steady.
06/12/2019

To Be Blunt

A calm, thorough evaluation of ocular trauma can determine the best course of action.
05/15/2019

Be an Ocular Foreign Body Fixer

You have the tools and the knowledge to be your community’s ocular foreign body expert. Here’s how to incorporate these skills into your practice.
04/15/2019

Bad Pupil

When checking the cause of an APD, leave no question unanswered.
04/15/2019

Open Globe Injuries Require Prompt Repair

Otherwise, patients risk unsatisfactory visual outcomes.
01/24/2019

Eye Trauma as Secondary Diagnosis on the Rise

Study also finds increasing number of falls in individuals older than 65.
10/25/2018

The Incredible Shrinking Eye

A patient's family brought her in because they felt her left eye was “shrinking.”
07/15/2018

A Bloody Mess

A game of racquetball goes wrong when a player winds up with a case of traumatic hyphema.
07/15/2018

Is Conservative the Way to Go For Blowout Fractures?

These patients have the potential for spontaneous improvement, making the case for a cautious treatment approach.
05/25/2018

Upcoming Events

August 29, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Costa Mesa
Location: Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (COPE approved)

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October 2-3, 2020

Southwest Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Austin Marriott Downtown
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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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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