Cataract Surgery

Cataract Surgery May Lower Alzheimer’s Risk

The protective effect was strongest within the first five years post-op.
06/22/2020

NSAIDs Improve Post-cataract Results

Dropless surgery, however, was less effective at controlling inflammation.
06/18/2020

Cycloablation/Cataract Combo Gets Good Marks

Despite similar BCVA, the additional procedure can have unexpected benefits.
06/12/2020

Researchers Question Post-op Combo Use

They found no significant difference in endophthalmitis incidence in patients who received tobramycin-dexamethasone than those who didn’t.
06/10/2020

Address Renal Failure Issues Before IOL Implantation

Monitoring RBC, hemoglobin, creatinine and urea levels could help predict post-op visual outcomes.
06/09/2020

Cataract Surgery Lowers IOP Only Moderately

Research could help clarify the value of MIGS devices.
05/18/2020

Factors Linked With IOL Complications Revealed

Clinicians should consider previous surgery, axial length and lens thicknes when evaluating patients for surgery.
05/07/2020

Cataract Removal Aids Late-stage Glaucoma

Patients who underwent this surgery saw unrelated improvements.
05/04/2020

Multifocals Improve Near and Intermediate Visual Acuity

This modality could play a role in presbyopic correction for eyes with monofocal IOL implants.
04/27/2020

OCT Matches Ultrasound in Pre-op Evaluation

Study shows equivalent results for traumatic cataract patients.
04/17/2020

Upcoming Events

July 15, 2020

Enhancing Vision: Tips and Tricks with Torics
Location: Virtual Event 
Speaker: Chandra Mickles OD, MS, FAAO, FSLS
8:00pm-9:00pm EDT
Earn 1 LIVE COPE Credit

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August 29, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Costa Mesa
Location: Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (COPE approved)

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October 2-3, 2020

Southwest Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Austin Marriott Downtown
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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