Neuro

How to Assess and Manage Nystagmus and Vertigo

When a patient’s “world spins ‘round,” optometrists need to be able to identify the cause and take action.
08/15/2022

Visual Hallucinations in the Dementia Spectrum

Be proactive in asking patients questions and understand the risks they certainly face.
05/15/2022

When Your Patient Complains of Headache

Learn what this signifies and what to do about it.
10/15/2021

Be Prepared for Papilledema

Pump up your diagnostic protocol by implementing these tests.
10/15/2021

A Results-Oriented Neuro Work-up For Generalists

Be thorough to identify any underlying causes of optic disc edema and ensure those issues are managed appropriately at the ED.
07/15/2021

Take the Fear Out of Comanaging Neuro Cases

Many patients are best served through a partnership between primary care optometrists and appropiate subspecialists.
05/15/2021

No Pain, All Gain: Neuropathic Pain in Practice

Bridging the difficulty in diagnosing a condition that is felt, not seen, can make a world of difference in a patient’s life.
03/15/2021

CNS Disease: In the Eye and in Your Chair

These systemic conditions are on the rise, and new research suggests we can catch early signs with an eye exam. Here’s what you need to know.
11/15/2020

Bring Concussion Care Into Your Practice

Adapt to the problems these patients present during treatment, and be an advocate for preventative measures.
06/15/2020

A Workup Protocol for Transient Vision Loss

When a patient’s vision switches on and off, it’s time for a serious investigation. Here’s what to look for and where to refer.
12/15/2019

Upcoming Events

October 18, 2022

MORE INSIGHT: A Closer Look at the Latest AREDS2 Data
Location: Webinar
Moderator: Paul M. Karpecki, OD, FAAO 
Presenters: Rishi P. Singh, MD, Jeffry Gerson, OD, Emily Chew MD
8:00–9:00pm EST

Sponsored by Bausch + Lomb

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November 11-13, 2022

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Orlando
Location: Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn up to 19 COPE Credits (approval pending)

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December 9-10, 2022

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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