Neuro

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

The Neurologic Exam, Step-by-step

This case-based review will help you assess beyond each patient’s visual presentation and uncover key clinical signs of neurologic dysfunction.
02/15/2019

Horner’s Syndrome: A Positive Apraclonidine Test—Now What?

Diagnosis isn’t the challenge—finding the cause is.
08/15/2017

Caring for Patients With Brain Injury

More often than not, TBI affects a patient’s vision, and ODs must be prepared to evaluate and manage this population.
07/15/2017

Recognizing TBI-related Vision Disorders

These visual signs and symptoms can help uncover concussions and will guide your approach to intervention.
12/15/2015

Neuroimaging 101 For the Optometrist

The inside scoop on looking inside the skull.
10/01/2015

Visual Aura and Scotomas: What Do They Indicate?

Tracing these anomalous phenomena to their physiological origins can help you determine the appropriate level of care.
09/15/2015

Upcoming Events

March 19-20, 2021 and June 11-12, 2021

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Spring & Summer Conference
Location: Virtual Event
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn 24 LIVE COPE Credits 

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April 11 and 18, 2021

Dry Eye Colloquium: Improving Diagnosis, Treatment and Patient Outcomes
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Marc Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, & Douglas K. Devries, OD
8:00am–12:15pm EST (4/11)
8:00 am–12:15 pm PST (4/18)
Earn 4 LIVE COPE Credits

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April 20, 2021

Insane in the Membrane - Practical Applications of Amniotic Membranes
Location: Virtual Event
Speaker: Osama Said, OD
8:00pm EST
Earn 1 LIVE COPE Credit

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