Cornea

Study finds Corneal Tattoos Safe

Keratopigmentation is a surgical alternative for changing eye color that just might work.
08/11/2020

Napping in Ortho-K Lenses Improves Vision

Patients only saw an improvement in their visual quality and acuity during prolonged eye closure.
08/10/2020

Epithelial Integrity Linked with Post-LASIK Success

A thickness greater than 60.5μm suggests the patient may have better visual outcomes.
08/05/2020

Not All Eye Rubbing is Equal

Fingertips, knuckles and nails—which exerts more force on the lids?
08/04/2020

IVCM May Help Differentiate Neuropathic Pain and DED

In addition to eye pain, microneuromas could serve as a diagnostic biomarker.
08/04/2020

Trab Bolsters Ocular Surface in More Ways than One

The procedure reduces pro-inflammatory mediators and eliminates irritation from topical drops.
07/24/2020

Peripheral CXL Helps Clear Neovascularization

The potential treatment may improve outcomes for high-risk keratoplasty patients.
07/24/2020

CXL Risky for Bullous Keratopathy

Despite the short-term potential to reduce corneal thickness, the threat of recurrent epithelial defect remains.
07/23/2020

Corneal Thickness Helps Predict Early-stage Keratoconus

A new diagnostic model correctly diagnosed cases 92% of the time.
07/17/2020

Riboflavin vs. Rose Bengal

When considering photodynamic therapy, make sure to evaluate the efficacy of each photosensitizer.
07/15/2020

Upcoming Events

August 25, 2020

The Future of Prism
8:00 PM EDT
Speakers: Paul M. Karpecki, OD, FAAO and Dayna R. Hazlewood, OD 

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October 2-3, 2020

Optometric Glaucoma Symposium Fall Conference
Location: Virtual Event
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
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October 4, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium: Improving Diagnosis, Treatment, and Patient Outcomes 
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
8:00am-12:15pm EST
Earn 4 LIVE COPE Credits

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