AI Detects Changes Before Diabetic Retinopathy

Tracking the presence or absence as well as spacing of capillaries could improve disease detection.

Digital Specs Improve Visual Awareness

The new tech helped identify hazardous objects by enlarging the functional field of view.

California Looks to Dim Blue Lights

Legislation aims to shade children from effects of glowing screens.

AI Gets As and Bs in Glaucoma Detection and Referral

Algorithm fared better than specialists in some cases.

Patients Wary of Low Vision Products

Social stigma and the fear of losing a job topped the list of reasons these tools gather dust.

Deep Learning Spots Glaucomatous Damage

The technology is showing high accuracy in the ability to diagnose and monitor disease.

Perimetry Goes Portable

Can a new smartphone-based system provide similar readings to traditional instruments?

AI System Enhances, Expedites Glaucoma Screening

This method could help diagnose patients quicker and ease the financial burden.

Alexa, What Does the Future Look Like?

Amazon is gearing up to launch its first pair of smart eyeglasses.

Screen Time Doubles Teens’ Myopia Risk

Developing eyes glued to smartphones can incur some serious damage.

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 

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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)

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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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