Retina

Tough Choroidal Disease Differentials Clarified

The initial diagnosis of either multifocal choroiditis or punctate inner choroidopathy remained stable for most eyes in the study.
02/20/2020

Skipping Doctor Visits Can Worsen AMD

Poor exam adherence correlated with greater decrease in vision.
02/18/2020

Chemo Effective Long-term for Retinoblastoma

Keep this finding in mind when assessing glaucoma suspects.
02/17/2020

Sinking the Floaters

With laser indications proliferating, optometry can do more to address patients troubled by the benign debris.
02/15/2020

Some Wet AMD Patients Retain VA Gain After Stopping Treatment

Three years after halting anti-VEGF therapy, 6.4% of participants could still see well.
02/14/2020

Subfoveal Choroid Possible Marker of Preeclampsia

Study finds thickness increases proportionally with severity of the condition.
02/12/2020

Topical Steroid Successful in Macular Hole Closure

Nine eyes with secondary full-thickness macular holes were treated with difluprednate.
02/12/2020

GA Lesion Size Doesn’t Predict Visual Function

Despite consistent decline over 48 weeks, measures not correlated with area.
02/11/2020

Anti-VEGF Prevents Radiation-induced Vision Loss

Pilot study suggests monthly injections could benefit high-risk choroidal melanoma patients.
02/10/2020

AMD Risk: Fellow Eye Status Tells the Tale

Research shows a higher risk of progression when choroidal neovascularization is present in the other eye.
02/10/2020

Upcoming Events

March 21, 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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March 22, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Houston
Location: The Whitehall Houston
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (COPE approval pending, TOB 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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