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OD/MD Glaucoma Telehealth Partnership Shows Promise in Canada

Optometrists, who conduct the initial screening, may benefit from greater patient retention in this shared-care approach, researchers suggest.
July 22, 2021

Vulnerable Communities Miss Out on Telemedicine

Older patients, Black/African-American and Hispanic/Latino patients are significantly less likely to complete a remote appointment, study shows.
July 9, 2021

Telehealth Here to Stay

Study shows online access to eye doctors can be used to provide care safely with high patient satisfaction.
May 19, 2021

CDC Aims to Break Down Telemed Barriers in Glaucoma

Three universities get funding for a five-year investigation into the logistics and clinical value of remote screenings.
March 26, 2021

At-Home Acuity Test Aids Telehealth Effort

Though crude by the standards of in-office refraction, a self-administered assessment was deemed able to complement traditional methods.
March 16, 2021

Visual Acuity Apps Score High Marks For Telehealth

At-home vision testing with these methods has the potential to detect and monitor chronic conditions.
March 4, 2021

Telehealth Apps Useful In Combat Zones

Soldiers in Afghanistan could return to duty in 54% of consults.
September 11, 2020