Vision

Squinting Boosts Vision for Astigmats

Research reveals mechanics behind pseudoaccommodation for against-the-rule astigmatism.
01/14/2020

Keep Low Vision Care Close to Home

New tinted lenses reduce glare from age-related conditions, manufacturer says.
01/10/2020

TED Causes Distinct VF Defect Patterns

Inferior scotomas were most common.
12/27/2019

Visual Field Fluctuation Predictors Revealed

Novel findings included Asian descent, cataract surgery and faster visual field loss.
12/19/2019

A Workup Protocol for Transient Vision Loss

When a patient’s vision switches on and off, it’s time for a serious investigation. Here’s what to look for and where to refer.
12/15/2019

Night-driving Questionnaire Matches Performance

A patient’s ability to navigate the roads in the dark can be assessed without getting behind the wheel.
12/10/2019

When Fungal Keratitis Leads to Vision Loss

Irregular astigmatism and scar density top the list of factors associated with impairment.
12/06/2019

ODs Needed in Georgia

State-level prevalence projections show uptick in demand in some states.
11/25/2019

Amblyopia to Double by 2040

Currently, Europe has the highest prevalence at 2.90%.
11/22/2019

Hemianopic Field Loss Worse in Left Eyes

Study shows more difficulty adjusting to partial vision loss on the port side.
11/18/2019

Upcoming Events

February 14-17, 2020

Annual Winter Ophthalmic Conference
Location: The Westin Snowmass Conference Center
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO, and Leo Semes, OD, FACMO, FAAO
Up to 17 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

Register here

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)

Register here

April 18-19, 2020

Optometric Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Society—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Tracy Schroeder Swartz, OD, MS, FAAO
Up to 10 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

Register here

Jobs

Jobs Powered By Local Eye Site