The Essentials

Vascular Variations

Brush up on the fundamental differences between arteries, veins and capillaries and how each feeds the eye.

A Gold Standard

With suspected tuberculosis, diagnosis can exclude other ocular conditions that exhibit similar symptoms.

Color Clues

Iris hue can be a good starting point to determine the potential for disease development.

A Sweet Measurement

Hemoglobin A1c is a good indicator of glycemic control.

Limbal Landmarks

Explore the inner workings of a region essential to the cornea.

Pilocarpine: New and Improved?

The drug recently re-emerged as an option for presbyopia.

Neovascularization: A Small Solution to a Big Problem

Quick identification and effective treatment of proliferative retinal disease is necessary for optimal outcomes.

All Squared Away

While often overlooked, the Amsler grid can help distinguish macular diseases from other ocular conditions.

In the NO

Find out how nitric oxide plays a role in the treatment of POAG by boosting the efficacy of prostaglandin analogs.

Reach for the Dye

Fluorescein is most commonly used for corneal evaluation and, as such, its instillation should be properly understood.

Upcoming Events

June 13, 2023

All Eyes on Evaporation
Location: Virtual
Speaker: Ranjan Malhotra, MD, FACS, and Kelly Nichols, OD, MPH, PhD, FAAO
Webinar: 8:00pm EST

Sponsored by Bausch + Lomb

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June 21, 2023

Showcasing Inflammation and IOP Control
Location: Del Frisco's Washington, DC
Speakers: Derek Cunningham, OD, FAAO, and Justin Schweitzer, OD, FAAO
Dinner/Presentation: 7:00pm EST

Sponsored by Bausch + Lomb

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June 22, 2023

All Eyes on Evaporation
Location: Mastro's Steakhouse Washington, DC
Speakers: Melissa Barnett, OD, and Paul Karpecki, OD
Dinner/Presentation: 7:00pm EST

Sponsored by Bausch + Lomb

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