A major procedure can be reported separately, but a minor procedure cannot.
Optometrists must see these patients “through thick and thin.”
Continuing education and award ceremonies kept conference-goers busy.
Here is a snapshot of what's happening in the industry.
Can a patient with corneal ectasia wear a scleral CL with corneal touch?
If ASP doesn’t do the job, here’s a more aggressive option.
This condition can affect more than just the eyelids.
Here’s what experts agreed upon—and what they missed.
Do you know the ocular signs of HIV?
Reestablishing a pH balance is key to controlling ocular damage from chemical burns.
A slow-release delivery system improves treatment for CNV in mouse eyes.
Pre-op diagnostic testing is critical to cataract surgery outcomes.
In vivo confocal microscopy offers an unprecedented look into the disease process.
Don't mistake this complex condition for a more typical ocular surface disorder.
Apply an amniotic membrane device to speed healing, reduce scarring and improve comfort.
Copious eye washing is the necessary first step in combating chemical splashes.
When considering IOL implementation, the shape of the cornea plays a big role.
Cosmetic iris implants aren't approved in the United States. But that doesn't mean you won't see them in your chair.
Need to remove a foreign body and rust ring? We’ll show you how it’s done. Here’s the first in a new, six-part, print-and-video instructional series.
Though anterior chamber injections can be hazardous, are they the best course of action when treating corneal hydrops?
Oral antibiotics and analgesics often are clinically necessary when treating certain ocular conditions. Here’s a rundown of our favorite systemic agents.
To improve their care, optometrists have OCTs, digital cameras and automated refraction systems on their wish lists right now.
Today, a multitude of diagnostic technologies can support glaucomatous, corneal and posterior segment findings detected via optical coherence tomography.
Thyroid eye disease is complex and confounding. This comprehensive review connects the pathophysiology to its clinical presentation.
How do the options for management during cataract surgery compare?
We've heard about these presentations, but have yet to actually see them.
These key factors must be considered when troubleshooting a decentered scleral lens.
The good news: options abound. The bad news: ditto.
Put patients at ease. It's extremely rare for a corneal transplant to transmit disease.
Don't overlook or dismiss these concomitant, confounding conditions that can instigate and exacerbate dry eye.
Are these post-LASIK complications clinically distinct entities, or a continuum?
When ocular inflammation is too severe to manage with NSAIDs or steroids alone, consider an amniotic membrane graft.
Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil, Sanofi-Aventis) therapy is no better than placebo in patients with primary Sjögren’s syndrome.
How would you treat this patient?
Endogenous fungal endophthalmitis is a potentially blinding condition that requires prompt intervention.
Even Cleopatra would favor this simple, needle-based procedure.
Corneal tattooing can mask scars and leucoma while improving visual acuity. But how is this technique performed?
Pools and hot tubs can host a number of infectious agents.
Surgical removal can free patients from chronic, ineffective medical management.