Cataract Surgery

PPV Eyes More Vulnerable During Phaco

Although VA improves, complications remain after cataract surgery.

Cataract Surgery Reduces Traffic Accidents

Older drivers face higher risk due to impaired vision.

IOLs Safe in Patients Younger than Two

Pseudophakic children had more prevalent inflammation, but faster visual rehabilitation.

Drug-infused IOLs Ward Off PCO

Post-op capsulotomy may one day be put out to pasture if this research holds up.

Post-op Pain Could Last Months

Dry eye–like symptoms can persist six months after cataract extraction.

Gonioscopy, ACD ratio Can Predict Outcomes

Preoperative measurements can predict IOP post-cataract surgery.

Cataract Surgery Safe for Wet AMD Patients

Those treated with anti-VEGF had good visual outcomes after surgery, regardless of pre-op macular fluid.

Calling Grandma Could Save Her Vision

Social support networks are elemental to seeking care, says study.

Anticipating Dry Eye After Cataract Surgery

Be more vigilant with patients who demonstrate these four factors.

Cataract Surgery Safe Post-Ebola

Survivors may now have access to the vision-restoring effects of this procedure, a new study finds.

Upcoming Events

November 2-4, 2018

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Arlington
 The Westin Arlington Gateway
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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November 30-December 1, 2018

The Optometric Retina Society and Review Group Vision Care Education Present: Retina Update 2018
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Up to 11 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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December 14-15, 2018

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
 Monarch Hotel, Dana Point, CA
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, OD
Up to 12 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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