Contact Lenses

Scleral Vault Implicated in Bleb Formation

Excessive clearance could lead to less oxygen and more carbon dioxide.
11/08/2019

Scleral Lens Wear Increases Corneal Thickness

This modality creates hypoxic conditions that promote a small amount of edema, a study says.
11/08/2019

A Helping Hand For Scleral Design

New software tool automates some of the trickier responsibilities.
11/01/2019

Expanded OneDay Parameters Embrace High Myopes

More patients than ever before can enjoy the benefits of daily disposal.
10/18/2019

When 20/20 Isn’t Enough

Patients may be correctable to excellent acuity, but underlying pathology could still distort, interrupt or disturb their vision.
10/15/2019

Scleral Lens Terminology Guide Comes to Fruition

A common language, if adopted, would improve exchanges between doctors and manufacturers.
10/11/2019

Adaptation Not Always Needed for New CL Wearers

Patients who wore soft lenses for up to 10 hours right out of the gate did just as well as those who built up wear time.
10/03/2019

New Daily Disposable Keeps Doctors in Charge

The lens’s distribution plan is designed to out-maneuver online retailers.
10/02/2019

IOL/CL Combo Effective for Presbyopia

Researchers liken the corrective results to multifocal or extended depth-of-focus IOLs.
09/27/2019

Contacts Wrongly Accused of Dry Eye

Study found almost half of CL-wearing patients had symptoms that weren’t lens-induced.
09/27/2019

Upcoming Events

December 6-7, 2019

Retina Update 2019
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Program Co-Chair: Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO
Up to 12 CE Credits 

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December 13-14, 2019

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach
Program Chair: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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2019 Conference Planner

Review of Optometry is pleased to offer this annual guide to live educational events for this year, ranging from local one-day seminars to the national meetings that span multiple days.

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