Clinical Quandaries

Advice on how to handle tricky clinical dilemmas, especially involving comanagement with ophthalmology or another specialty. Edited by Paul C. Ajamian, OD

Mental Block

Misconceptions remain on using this long-standing glaucoma treatment in patients with heart disease.
07/15/2024

Fade to Black

Be aware of the ups and downs of blood pressure in cataract patients in case this situation occurs.
06/15/2024

When is RK Not OK?

Refractive surgery performed years ago can come back to haunt patients undergoing cataract extraction.
05/15/2024

Big Things in Small Packages

A new extended-release drug delivery device can help tremendously with compliance—if insurance covers the hefty price tag.
04/15/2024

Down the Tubes

Tube shunt erosion can be rare, but it is a serious complication for glaucoma patients.
03/15/2024

Sounds of Silence

Hearing-impaired individuals require tailored eye exams.
02/15/2024

Mean Streak

Timely referrals and testing can provide patients who experience these unique retinal anomalies with essential lifelong care.
01/15/2024

Adjust Your Expectations

A light-modifiable IOL may provide more precise vision post-op.
12/15/2023

A Nose for News

An exam of the adnexa and face can help identify possible tumors.
11/15/2023

Fishin’ for Trouble

Managing traumatic hyphema requires vigilance during and after treatment.
10/11/2023

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