Clinical Quandaries

Giving Up the Ghost

Don’t provide a cataract referral without first considering corneal rehabilitation.

When to Dread the Red

Sectoral injection may mean episcleritis, but scleritis should be on your differential as well.

Two-for-one Deal

When encountering bilateral macular lesions, think about retinal dystrophies, but keep other conditions in mind.

Cataracts in IMAX

An innovative new visual technology can benefit the surgeon in the OR.

RP Prognostication

Genetic testing can provide patients better perspective on how to handle this heritable disease.

Assuming the Worst

Careful observation and history taking is paramount when evaluating a swollen eyelid.

Suspicious Sector

When confronted with this distinctive pattern of injection, episcleritis isn’t always the correct diagnosis.

Secret Serum

Treating LASIK-induced dry eye requires restoration of the ocular surface.

Shingle Repair

Chronic, debilitating pain following herpes zoster must be managed promptly.

Keep it PG

These growths, seen in both children and adults, are often easily managed.

Upcoming Events

November 11-13, 2022

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Orlando
Location: Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn up to 19 COPE Credits (approval pending)

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December 9-10, 2022

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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December 10-11, 2022

Retina Update 2022
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, and Steven Ferrucci, OD
Up to 11 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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