Therapeutic Review

Expert advice on choosing and using ophthalmic medications. By Joseph W. Sowka, OD, and Alan G. Kabat, OD

Not-So-Simple Simplex

Science and strategy are needed to manage HSV epithelial keratitis and prevent deeper penetration.
06/15/2022

Herpes Hurts

Temporal pain often portends this condition, so learn how to best manage it.
04/15/2022

Down in the Basement

Numerous options exist to ameliorate symptoms and visually rehabilitate eyes with corneal dystrophies.
02/15/2022

The Bite of Something Wild

Anticipating a good outcome in cat scratch disease might require prompt treatment.
12/15/2021

Not as Bad as it Seems

Episcleritis needs proper diagnosis and treatment to alleviate a patient’s worries.
10/15/2021

A Sharp Stick to the Eye

Triage is important for this common injury.
08/15/2021

Not a BRITE Idea

Beware this severe complication from a rare cosmetic procedure.
06/15/2021

Scratching the Surface

Doing a thorough job with corneal abrasions helps greatly.
04/15/2021

The Unexpected Visitor

An extremely late surgical complication led to this patient’s symptoms.
02/15/2021

Reconsidering LPI

It remains the go-to treatment for chronic angle-closure glaucoma, but are others worth looking into?
12/15/2020

Upcoming Events

September 9-11, 2022

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—San Antonio
Location: Omni La Mansion Del Rio
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn up to 19 COPE Credits (approval pending)

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December 9-10, 2022

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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December 10-11, 2022

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, and Steven Ferrucci, OD
Up to 11 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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