Expanded OneDay Parameters Embrace High Myopes

More patients than ever before can enjoy the benefits of daily disposal.

Fatty Acids Can Enhance Eye Drops

Even a low concentration of omega-6 linoleic acid can help tear stability.

Few Glaucoma Patients Develop Catastrophic Vision Loss

In 30 years, only two patients went blind before they died.

Declining Vision, Dosing Intervals Go Hand-in-hand

Some wet AMD patients also upped their treatments more than the recommended dosage.

ONH Changes Associated With Trabs

RNFL thickness, unaffected by surgery, may be a more effective way to measure glaucoma progression.

Electronic Charts Best for Central Vision Loss

Patients read up to three letters more when visual tracking isn’t an issue.

Demographics Tied to Vision Loss in AMD

Dry AMD patients who didn’t follow up were 2.25 times more likely to present with worse visual acuity.

OCT-A Measures Circumpapillary RNFL

Study shows the technique’s capabilities are useful.

Factors Predict Post-op Glaucoma in Kids

Five years after surgery, 20% of children with bilateral cataracts developed glaucoma.

Blame Blunt Trauma for Most Pediatric Macular Holes

Visual acuity improves after closure, except when lesions are present.

Upcoming Events

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 

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December 13-14, 2019

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach
Program Chair: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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