Complications

In-office Procedures: Prepare to Handle These Complications

The well-informed optometrist should be able to tackle most of these with relative ease.
12/15/2023

Cataract Surgeons Differ on Complication Reporting

Study highlights patterns of disclosing certain conditions linked to gender, experience and practice setting.
02/18/2022

Persistent Ptosis More Common After PPV

Compared with less invasive surgeries, this procedure may subject patients to greater risk, study finds.
10/26/2021

Submacular Hemorrhage Occurs in Half of nAMD Patients

Fortunately, for the most part, the resultant negative outcomes seem to retract following at least 12 months of anti-VEGF treatment, research suggests.
10/22/2021

Drug-related Endophthalmitis Cases Increase

Clinicians should maintain high suspicion when evaluating these patients.
11/19/2020

ICU Patients’ Eyes at Risk

Enforcing new protocols would ward off exposure-related complications and subsequent ocular morbidity.
09/13/2019

The Larry Alexander Resident Case Report Contest: Cloudy with a Chance of Retinopathy

Clinical findings and management of endophthalmitis.
06/15/2018

Diplopia in GCA Signals Need for Follow-up

Though rare in these patients, double vision is often accompanied by serious symptoms worth investigating.
05/22/2018

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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

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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
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June 21, 2024

SYFOVRE (pegcetacoplan injection) What every OD should know
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Presenters: Steven Ferrucci, OD, and Lucas Lindsell, OD, MD
Presentation: 7:00pm CT

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