Müller Cells May be Key to Retinal Disease

Differences between macular and peripheral cells help pinpoint dysfunction.

My Patient Has Diabetic Retinopathy...Now What?

The optometrist has a valuable role to play in monitoring the stages of this condition and guiding patients through treatment.

Study: Implants for Retinal Disease Safe

Medical device earns affirmative review.

Moment of Neovascular AMD Conversion Pinpointed

Drusen appearance and a genetic variant played a part.

PVD Patients at Risk of Delayed Retinal Break

Follow patients carefully, even past six weeks from the initial exam.

AREDS Scale Measures Risk of Late AMD Vision Loss

Applying these methods could help predict diagnosis.

Height Associated with AMD Likelihood

Research suggests shorter stature equals higher risk.

Hyper-reflective Foci Signify AMD Progression

A recent study recommends intensified monitoring for early detection to prevent vision loss.

Proliferative DR Highly Correlated with nAMD

Panretinal photocoagulation was not protective against the degeneration’s development.

AMD Linked with Increased Inpatient Stays

These patients are 38% more likely to end up in the hospital.

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May 17-19, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye CareNashville, TN
Location: Gaylord Opry Resort & Convention Center
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
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2019 Conference Planner

Review of Optometry is pleased to offer this annual guide to live educational events for this year, ranging from local one-day seminars to the national meetings that span multiple days.

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