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Protocols and Pitfalls in Topical Steroid Use

Topical corticosteroids can be a useful treatment strategy for everything from ocular surface disease to uveitis—but they can cause complications, and clinicians must account for their side effects. To better prepare clinicians to prescribe these agents safely, this article reviews the known side effects of ophthalmic corticosteroids, appropriate use and dosing-based differences among target tissues.

By Aaron Bronner, OD, and Walter O. Whitley, OD, MBA

Review of Optometry, April 2018

Optometric Study Center: Courses published monthly in Review of Optometry and Review of Cornea & Contact Lenses, offering either 1 or 2 hours of CE credit. Processing fees apply. Exam valid for credit up to three years from release date.

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March 20182 CreditsGranted

Improving the Recognition of Viral and Bacterial Conjunctivitis

Although viral conjunctivitis is much more commonly seen than bacterial conjunctivitis, it is important for optometrists to consider both etiologies from the time patients enter etiology.