Contact Lenses

'Laser Eye' Lenses Work Like Futuristic Barcode Scanners

The wearable devices show potential uses for security, according to study.
06/21/2018

Alcon Raises Visibility of Multifocal Contact Lenses

New consumer ad program seeks to drive public interest.
06/19/2018

Sclerals Linked to Acanthamoeba Keratitis

Poor lens hygiene puts keratoconus patients at an increased risk.
06/19/2018

B+L Expands Toric Correction Options

More patients can get same-day service with this product line extension.
06/18/2018

Onefit Sclerals Cleared for Dry Eye

When manufactured in Contamac’s Optimum materials, these designs get the nod for therapeutic use.
06/14/2018

Seeing Synergy in Contact Lens Development

A US-Australia collaboration will merge advances in materials and optics.
06/12/2018

Bitangential Mini-scleral Lenses Show Promise

This new modality could be beneficial for irregular corneas.
06/08/2018

What Causes Lid Wiper Changes During CL Wear?

New research points to a potential culprit.
06/06/2018

Contact Lens Sensor Variables Linked With VF Progression

Research suggests 24-hour measurements may be superior to in-office IOP for patients with open-angle glaucoma.
06/01/2018

LASIK Beats Contact Lenses in Key Areas

Surgery provides better night driving and overall satisfaction, researchers found.
05/29/2018

Upcoming Events

September 21-22, 2018

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location:
 Rittenhouse Hotel, Philadelphia, PA
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, OD
Up to 12 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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November 2-4, 2018

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Arlington
Location:
 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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