Technology

Survey Says ODs Will Prefer Using AI as Second Opinion

Clinicians reported believing that the future technology will aid in detecting retinal disease but not in determining an initial diagnosis.
08/09/2022

On the Threshold: New VF Testing Tech

This exciting development has numerous potential possibilities for improving optometric care.
07/15/2022

VR Meets VF

The newest consumer technology stands ready to reinvent one of our oldest clinical tests.
07/15/2022

Eye Test App Shows Fairly Accurate Results

Study shows results comparable to the Rosenbaum card and suggests it’s suitable for telemedicine use.
06/17/2022

Cataracts in IMAX

An innovative new visual technology can benefit the surgeon in the OR.
06/15/2022

AI Allows For Simple Glaucoma Staging System

Based on visual field data, this method was able to distinguish between four severity levels based on MD thresholds with 94% accuracy.
06/09/2022

iPhone Modification Allows Easier Demodex Diagnosis

Taping one or more discarded IOLs to a smartphone creates a quick and reliable screening tool well-suited for remote, underserved areas.
04/05/2022

AI, Experts in Agreement on AMD Disease Activity

An autonomous system could play a key role in easing pressure on providers from an increasing number of patients expected in the future.
04/01/2022

Next-gen Self-tonometer Cleared by FDA

The iCare Home2 allows IOP measurements to be taken even when a patient is lying down.
03/31/2022

AMD Screening: There’s (Going to Be) an App for That

A real-time, at-home detection method for mobile devices may give patients a better chance of earlier diagnosis.
03/30/2022

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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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September 16, 2022

Establishing a Partnership in the Effective Management of Patients with Diabetic Retinal Disease
Location: Canaletto Las Vegas
Speakers: Nathan C. Steinle, MD and Jeffry Gerson, OD, FAAO
7:30–8:30pm PST

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November 11-13, 2022

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Orlando
Location: Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
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