Pediatrics

Myopia Unaffected by Low Neonatal Vitamin D

Seasonal variation at birth didn’t appear to increase myopia risk in adult males.
01/23/2020

Age Influences Choroidal Changes in Myopia

Researchers also found increased rapid thinning of the choroid among newly developed myopes.
01/21/2020

Glaucoma During Pregnancy: A Balancing Act

New therapies may help clinicians care for the patient without harming the fetus.
01/17/2020

Fetal Alcohol Diagnoses Impact Vision

Refractive errors, strabismus and fundus abnormalities are common in these patients.
01/17/2020

New Thinking on Binocular Vision Problems

The latest research clarifies how optometrists can treat these patients most effectively.
01/15/2020

Recommend Strabismus Surgery as Early as Possible

Half of children aged 5 to 10 had poor surgical results at three years.
01/07/2020

Atropine 0.05% Deemed Superior

Its efficacy was double that of 0.01% without affecting quality of life.
01/06/2020

Ortho-K Falls Short on Bilateral Improvements

The therapy was unable to reduce anisometropia in both eyes.
01/03/2020

Neuro Issues Common in Pediatric Glaucoma

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

Pediatric Stargardt Likely to Progress

Study found those diagnosed in childhood were more likely to progress into adulthood.
12/18/2019

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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