Optometric Study Center

Time to Update Your Plaquenil Screening Protocols

The sooner you diagnose hydroxychloroquine-induced macular toxicity, the better, and new guidelines can help.
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

AMD Mimickers: When to Suspect Macular Dystrophy

Some presentations are different than they appeared at first glance. Here's how to spot the differences.
06/17/2017

A Comprehensive Look at Dry Eye Therapy

With such a robust dry eye toolbox, knowing the best approach can be tricky. This run-down of options will help clarify the treatment strategies at your disposal.
05/15/2017

Don't Be Stumped by These Lumps and Bumps

Most eyelid lesions are benign, but some can lead to severe clinical outcomes if not caught early.
04/15/2017

Injectable Medications in Ocular Care

Optometrists can make use of these treatments using these protocols.
03/15/2017

Are You Missing These Optic Nerve Disorders?

Understanding the pathophysiology of the anomaly is key to proper diagnosis.
02/15/2017

Arm Yourself for Dry AMD

It’s imperative we prepare ourselves with up-to-date information for better care of our patients.
01/15/2017

Identifying Systemic Sources of Uveitis

Nearly half of all uveitis cases are caused by systemic disease. Learn the root causes and improve—sometimes save—the lives of your patients.
11/15/2016

Controversies in Glaucoma Care

In optometry, it's always debate season. This article looks at some hot topic issues and challenges conventional wisdom.
10/15/2016

Upcoming Events

October 6-7, 2017

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Grand Hyatt, Washington, D.C
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD & Robert Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

November 3-5, 2017

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care
Location: Loews Philadelphia Hotel, Philadelphia, PA
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 18 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

December 1-2, 2017

Retina Update 2017
Location: Sheraton Park Hotel, Anaheim, CA
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD
Up to 11 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

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