Pharmaceuticals

NSAIDs Improve Post-cataract Results

Dropless surgery, however, was less effective at controlling inflammation.
06/18/2020

Beovu Receives Updated Label

The company includes additional safety information based on recent findings.
06/17/2020

Pregnancy and the Eye: What To Do When Caring for Two

Clinicians must understand how to manage ocular changes and treatment contraindications.
06/15/2020

Bacteria Found on Intravitreal Needles

Even with conjunctival surface sterilization, there is still a risk of exogenous endophthalmitis.
06/11/2020

Researchers Question Post-op Combo Use

They found no significant difference in endophthalmitis incidence in patients who received tobramycin-dexamethasone than those who didn’t.
06/10/2020

Research Shows Value of Anti-VEGF Compliance

Just attending an eye appointment can make a difference in outcomes.
06/02/2020

Tacrolimus May Help With Scleritis

These topical drops had a positive effect on eyes unresponsive to topical steroids.
05/25/2020

Cancer Treatment Can Damage Optic Nerve

Immune checkpoint inhibitors are linked with an unusual neuritis.
05/22/2020

Prostate Drug May Cause Macular Problems

Cystoid abnormalities and foveal cavitation linked to the male sex hormone antagonist.
05/21/2020

Statins and the Eye: What You Might Not Know

These lipid-altering drugs are changing lives for the better, but the optometrist is responsible for monitoring their many impacts—good and bad—on ocular health.
05/15/2020

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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
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October 2-3, 2020

Optometric Glaucoma Symposium Fall Conference
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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 
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Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
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