Systemic Disease

Hormone Therapy Harms Ocular Surface

Aromatase inhibitors linked to increased eye pain and reduced meibum expressibility.

Look Out for Kidney Disease in Glaucoma Patients

Both conditions may share a common pathogenic mechanism, study suggests.

HZO On the Rise

Study reported a 3.6% jump in new cases despite widespread vaccination.

Early Meds Ward Off Surgery in Kids with Uveitis

Methotrexate taken within six months of diagnosis reduced risk.

Keratoconus May be Linked to Psoriasis

These patients require regular eye examinations to catch both conditions.

Thyroid Eye Disease In Your Exam Lane

Whether managing associated side effects or referring and comanaging, you are integral to these patients’ care teams.

Reduced Outflow Governs Uveitic Glaucoma

Consider medication washout before treating these patients, study advises.

Oral Prednisone Causes IOP Spikes in Kids

This treatment for autoimmune hepatitis increased pressure for 60% of children.

Think Local Steroids for Iatrogenic Uveitis

Topical and intravitreal options are effective for cancer therapy–associated disease.

The Optometrist and Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Learn to keep your snoring patients’ increased risk of disease from keeping you up at night.

Upcoming Events

December 6-7, 2019

Retina Update 2019
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Program Co-Chair: Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO
Up to 12 CE Credits 

Register here

December 13-14, 2019

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach
Program Chair: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

Register here

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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