Therapeutics

ARMOR Update: Ocular Antibiotic Resistance Still Prevalent

New data shows efficacy remains a problem, although resistance profiles haven’t changed much.
04/20/2020

Will Experimental Migraine Treatment Get the Green Light?

LED is being investigated as a non-pharmaceutical approach to pain management.
12/20/2019

Iris Implants Pose Ocular Health Risks

Study found more than 90% of eyes had at least one complication.
09/06/2019

Eye Patch Drug Delivery System Gets Good Marks

Painless and inexpensive, it could treat a host of eye conditions.
11/27/2018

MIGS: Getting Better All the Time

Studies show these techniques are evolving and leading to improved outcomes.
06/15/2018

Warding off the Blues

Blue light has its pros and cons. Here’s how to help your patients manage it for the best systemic and ocular outcomes.
06/15/2018

Anti-VEGF Doesn’t Affect the RPE, Study Says

Even 12 injections—one per week—did not cause premature aging in RPE.
05/30/2018

Managing Dry Eye for the Long Haul

Specific actions and lifestyle changes can optimize the treatment of this chronic disease and provide lasting relief.
05/15/2018

Mixed DED: A Chimera in Your Chair

What is it and how can you diagnose and manage patients who have it?
05/15/2018

Concentrate on Povidone-iodine

Its standard of care has been in place for decades, but a lower concentration could provide steady results with less toxicity.
05/15/2018

Upcoming Events

July 15, 2020

Enhancing Vision: Tips and Tricks with Torics
Location: Virtual Event 
Speaker: Chandra Mickles OD, MS, FAAO, FSLS
8:00pm-9:00pm EDT
Earn 1 LIVE COPE Credit

Register here

August 29, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Costa Mesa
Location: Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (COPE approved)

Register here

October 2-3, 2020

Southwest Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Austin Marriott Downtown
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

Register here

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    7/14/2020
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