The Unkindest Cut

A leading surgical society uses its antipathy toward optometry as a selling point, limiting its own prospects.

Scleral Users at Lower Risk of Keratoplasty

This finding may encourage their use for keratoconus patients.

DR Therapy Reduces Reading Ability

Panretinal photocoagulation can worsen acuity and speed—and overall quality of life.

Just Zap It

Floaters are a nuisance for everyone. When they affect vision, consider referring for vitreolysis.

Repeat PK Promotes Better Healing than Primary Surgery

Multiple procedures stimulated more activated keratocytes.

DMEK An Option for Herpes Simplex

The surgery improves CDVA in patients, but study also finds high rate of post-op complications.

Arkansas Scope Expansion Bill Fails

A narrow defeat keeps lasers out of optometry’s hands, for now.

Retinal Transplant Safe for Macular Holes

This surgical technique reduces the risk of detachment and can improve vision.

Non-invasive Procedure Effectively Controls IOP

A study shows the benefits of micropulse transscleral cyclophotocoagulation.

LASIK, SMILE Neck-and-Neck for Outcomes

Two years post-op, patients have surprisingly similar responses, researchers find.

Upcoming Events

May 17-19, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye CareNashville, TN
Location: Gaylord Opry Resort & Convention Center
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 18 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
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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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