Cornea

CXL May Also Help Halt Myopia Progression

Still, further investigation into the safety and efficacy of the method on human eyes is warranted.
03/04/2021

Additional Risk Factors Identified for HZO-related Vision Loss

Severe permanent vision loss was linked to older age, immunosuppression and uveitis.
03/02/2021

Microbial and HSK Combo Leads to Poor VA, Complications

Previous herpes simplex keratitis and ocular surface diseases top risk factor list.
03/01/2021

Changes in Corneal Biomechanics Predict Visual Field Loss

Study shows glaucoma progression was associated with a lower baseline corneal hysteresis and a decrease in corneal resistance factor over time.
02/26/2021

Dysbiosis Precedes Bacterial Keratitis, Study Finds

Increased pathogenic bacteria may be related to ocular surface inflammation, researchers suggest.
02/25/2021

Beta Irradiation Suitable for Smaller Pterygium

Study determines horizontal length of less than 2mm the benchmark.
02/22/2021

Patchy Corneal Staining Pattern May Indicate Inflammation

This presentation could help guide the appropriate treatment for dry eye and Sjögren’s.
02/16/2021

Weigh Your Options

There are many different treatments available for corneal endothelial disease, but efficient patient selection leads to the most successful outcomes.
02/15/2021

Infectious Keratitis Pathogen Trends Determined

Pay close attention to the antibiotic regimens at your disposal, as certain courses may be more effective than others in overcoming resistance.
02/08/2021

PACK-CXL Can Relieve Treatment-Resistant Infectious Keratitis

The majority of corneal ulcers responded positively to this new therapeutic option, study shows.
01/26/2021

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March 10, 2021

How Eyesight Interlinks with Cognition: Advanced Vision Care from the Retina through the Brain
Location: Virtual Event
Speaker: Solomon Gould, OD, MBA
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March 19-20, 2021 and June 11-12, 2021

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Spring & Summer Conference
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Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
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April 9-10, 2021

Intrepid Presents: Innovations and Implementations in Practice 
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