Retina

Macular Vascular and Perfusion Density Change with Age

Study used OCT-A to show how eyes change as children grow.
05/25/2020

Prostate Drug May Cause Macular Problems

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

Patients Highly Satisfied with Floater Treatment

Most saw complete resolution of symptoms.
05/20/2020

Biomarkers of AMD Progression Identified

Drusen and hyperreflective foci may help predict disease progression.
05/19/2020

RNFL Thickness Spots Early Glaucomatous Change

This parameter outperformed Bruch’s membrane opening minimum rim width when identifying patients suspected of having this disease.
05/18/2020

Repairing a Misdiagnosis

A patient averts a crisis related to his worsening cloudy vision.
05/15/2020

Myopia Control May Prevent Retinal Detachment

Genetics reveals an association between refractive error and IOP in cases of the sight-threatening condition.
05/13/2020

Genotyping IDs Three GA Subgroups

Researchers found genetic risk scores to be the major driving discriminating factor.
05/12/2020

PSH Common in Myopic Young Adults

Study reveals the prevalence and clinical manifestations of peripapillary subretinal hemorrhage.
05/12/2020

SD-OCT Superior to FA for Some CNV

The noninvasive option scored higher marks, but gold standard angiography may still be better for occult lesions.
05/11/2020

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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