Neuro-ophthalmic Disorders

Getting on My Nerves

An otherwise routine visit reveals a suspicious finding. What is the appropriate course of action?
06/15/2022

Morning Bright Light Therapy May Reduce TBI Symptoms

About 75% of veterans reported improvements in sleep-wake dysfunction in this preliminary study.
04/27/2022

Pay More Attention to Photophobia, Study Argues

Too many patients leave the clinic without a clear explanation of its cause and significance, research shows.
04/20/2022

Improved VA Noted Over Two Years in Pediatric Optic Neuritis

Still, associated neurologic autoimmune diagnoses were common.
04/04/2022

Asymptomatic IIH Patients Can Develop Papilledema, Too

Progression still occurred, even with medication to lower ICP.
03/29/2022

Acute SAH Patients May Benefit From Neurological Pupil Index

Findings highlight the prognostic value of this approach for this population.
03/17/2022

When Your Patient Complains of Headache

Learn what this signifies and what to do about it.
10/15/2021

Take the Fear Out of Comanaging Neuro Cases

Many patients are best served through a partnership between primary care optometrists and appropiate subspecialists.
05/15/2021

Missed Neuro Diagnoses Common, Can Lead to Patient Harm

Study finds half of all referrals to subspecialists were incorrect and one in four of those experienced some kind of adverse impact on health.
03/26/2021

No Pain, All Gain: Neuropathic Pain in Practice

Bridging the difficulty in diagnosing a condition that is felt, not seen, can make a world of difference in a patient’s life.
03/15/2021

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)

Register here