Systemic Disease

Kidney Problems Associated with Diabetic Retinopathy

End-stage renal disease increases the risk of DR.
05/08/2019

Anemia Affects DR Progression

Comorbidities were associated with progression, supporting the role of anemia in DR pathogenesis.
05/08/2019

Visual Problems High in Acute Stroke Survivors

Impaired central vision followed by eye movement disorders impact this population the most.
04/15/2019

Corneal Manifestations of Systemic Diseases

We review the clinical presentation and management of four conditions a routine slit lamp exam might reveal.
04/15/2019

Gut Microbes Linked to Uveitis

Dysbiosis could be an indicator in disease pathology.
04/12/2019

High Scleritis Remission Rates Justify Tapering Meds

ACE inhibitor treatment showed greatest incidence of effect.
04/10/2019

New Cancer Staging Criteria Predict Survival Better

The update also identified associated risk factors relevant for early detection.
04/01/2019

Biologics: A Rising Drug Class for Non-infectious Ocular Inflammation

Two studies suggest beneficial outcomes for treating uveitis.
03/19/2019

Antidepressant Use Prevalent in Pseudoexfoliation Patients

Ischemic heart disease, history of angioplasty, hypertension and hearing loss were also more common.
03/13/2019

African-Americans at Elevated Risk for Post-cataract Uveitis

But it doesn’t seem to lead to worse visual outcomes, a new study finds.
03/07/2019

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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