Cornea

Take the Subconj or IV Delivery Route

Both stem cell administration methods had superior therapeutic efficacy following corneal injury.
07/18/2019

Kids Can Tolerate Objective BKC Test

An imaging device can speedily produce a diagnosis without much fuss from children.
07/10/2019

Early MK Surgery Minimizes Post-op Recurrence

Fungal etiologies, retro-iris exudates, coexisting endophthalmitis and large grafts were all risk factors.
07/09/2019

New Genes Linked With Corneal Disease

They may be the key to understanding more about the origins of keratoconus.
07/08/2019

Certain Corneal Cells Not Influenced by CL Wear

Still, younger patients may have a lower density in their central corneal cell makeup.
07/04/2019

Watch for OSD in Stevens-Johnson Syndrome

More than 90% of patients have severe ocular complications, new data suggests.
06/27/2019

Keratoconus: A Family Matter

Clinicians should screen close relatives of their patients with the condition.
06/18/2019

Reduced Corneal Sensitivity Precedes Neuropathy

Non-contact estheiometry determined lower nerve branch density in diabetics.
06/06/2019

Scleral Lenses May Mask Keratoconus Progression

Corneal flattening observed in both non-CXL and CXL eyes after two and five hours of wear.
06/05/2019

Photosensitized Crosslinking Stiffens Cornea

Even without oxygen, the technique is successful—possibly expanding its applications.
05/30/2019

Upcoming Events

October 4-5, 2019

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel
Program Chair: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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November 1-3, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Charleston
Location: Charleston Marriott
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Key Faculty: Doug Devries, Marc Bloomenstein, Robert P. Woodridge, Jack Schaeffer
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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December 6-7, 2019

Retina Update 2019
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Program Co-Chair: Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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