Vision

Gaming May Help Treat Binocular Amblyopia

Some children who played a binocular game had better VA gains than those who received patching.
06/04/2020

Don’t Forget Refraction for Ocular Disease Patients

More than 25% seeking low vision rehab gained at least a two-line improvement.
06/03/2020

Comorbid Cognitive and Visual Decline Requires Urgent Attention

Older adults with both conditions had more severe activity limitations.
05/28/2020

Hormonal Therapy Linked With Uveitis

Exposure increased the risk of this sight-threatening condition.
05/11/2020

Visual Impairment Linked with Dementia Risk

Worse baseline visual acuities were also associated with mild cognitive impairment.
05/05/2020

Anterior Uveitis Visual Outcomes Favorable

Vision loss is uncommon, but uveitic glaucoma is its most common cause.
04/15/2020

Strabismus Diminishes Quality of Life

A new questionnaire finds lower functional vision and reduced quality of life in children—and their parents.
04/14/2020

Pupil Dilation Worsens Angle Closure

A shallower anterior chamber and bigger lens vault could help explain this phenomenon in APAC patients.
04/13/2020

VR Exercises Excellent for Convergence Insufficiency

Study notes gaming strategy increased compliance.
04/07/2020

Convergence Amplitude Affects Stereoacuity in Children

These patients face binocular alignment issues that interfere with their ability to complete near work.
04/07/2020

Upcoming Events

September 22, 2020

Beyond Refraction: Contoured Prism Correction for Symptomatic Headache, Neck Tension and Digital Eye Strain
Location: Virtual Event
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
8:00pm EST
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September 24, 2020

Establishing a Partnership in the Effective Management of Patients With Diabetic Retinal Disease: Early Detection, Monitoring, and Timely Referral
Speakers: Lloyd Clark, MD and Mark T. Dunbar, OD, AAO
8:00pm EST

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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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