The Essentials

Provoked Proteins

Two blood tests can offer greater insight about whether an inflammation-causing eye condition is present.

A Look at Lutein

This lipid-soluble pigment is an integral part of maintaining ocular health.

Know Your Glow

Retroillumination can offer better examination of clear structures like the cornea and lens.

Elastin Expansion

Differentiating secondary glaucoma types like pseudoexfoliative syndrome is crucial in providing proper care.

Electrify Your Exams

ERGs document neuronal function—and dysfunction—in retinal conditions to aid differential diagnosis and monitor progression.

Macular Focus

Pinpoint your knowledge toward understanding how the structures here give rise to various conditions.

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.

Upcoming Events

June 19, 2024

Showcasing Inflammation and IOP Control
Location: The Palm Nashville, TN
Presenters: Nora Lee Cothran, OD, and Walter Whitley, OD, MBA
Time: 6:15pm CT

Sponsored by Bausch + Lomb

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June 20, 2024

Current Thinking in Dry Eye Disease: Contemporary Perspectives on a Complex Condition
Location: Morton's The Steakhouse, Nashville, TN
Presenters: David Kading, OD, and Jessilin Quint, OD
Program: 7
:00pm CT

Sponsored by Bausch + Lomb

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June 21, 2024

SYFOVRE (pegcetacoplan injection) What every OD should know
Location: Morton's The Steakhouse, Nashville, TN
Presenters: Steven Ferrucci, OD, and Lucas Lindsell, OD, MD
Presentation: 7:00pm CT

Sponsored by Apellis

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