Pharmaceuticals

Developing a Pain Pill Protocol in Optometry

Now that ODs in most states can prescribe them, learning the nuances of this class of drugs is a must.
09/15/2019

The Changing Landscape of Glaucoma Therapy

The future looks promising with the recent introduction of new treatment options.
03/15/2019

Anti-VEGF: Where Are We Now?

This review looks into the years of research on this versatile class of medications and turns an eye to its future.
03/15/2019

Dry Eye Drugs: New Approaches to an Old Problem

Its multifactoral and variable nature makes DED a challenging condition to manage. These novel therapeutics are here to help.
03/15/2019

Red Eye Roundup

This symptom could be a harbinger of many conditions. Here’s a look at the common causes and what to do about them.
03/15/2019

Myopia Treatments: How to Choose and When to Use?

Effective management in children and young adults may require different interventions. Learn which works best for your case.
01/15/2019

Know Your Systemic Meds: The Top 10 to Track

Here’s what you need to know about the ocular effects of the heavy-hitters.
04/15/2018

One Size Won’t Fit All: Treating Ocular Infection

Knowing which antibiotic to choose and how to use it are critical when treating and beating ocular infection.
04/15/2018

Sizing Up Anti-inflammatories in Dry Eye Disease

A practical guide for optometrists applying these medications.
04/15/2018

How Antibiotics Work—and Why They Sometimes Don’t

Before reaching for the Rx pad, know the drug, the patient and the disease.
04/15/2017

Upcoming Events

February 8, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Chicago
Location: Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (IOA approved, COPE approval pending)

Register here

February 9, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—New York
Location: The University Club of New York
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

Register here

February 14-17, 2020

Annual Winter Ophthalmic Conference
Location: The Westin Snowmass Conference Center
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO, and Leo Semes, OD, FACMO, FAAO
Up to 17 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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