Cornea

Contain That Ulcer

It’s an emergency when a Pseudomonas ulcer involves the limbus, and prompt treatment is crucial to keep it from reaching the sclera.
01/15/2017

No Insult to Injury: Managing Foreign Body Removal

Here’s what you need to know about this common corneal trauma to yield the best outcomes for your patients.
01/15/2017

Beyond the Basics: Tackling Amniotic Membrane Therapy Complications

We all know its virtues. Here are the problems that can arise and what you can do to avoid them.
01/15/2017

A Hands-on Approach to Band Keratopathy

Following this protocol can give ODs control over a vision-threatening condition.
01/15/2017

The OD’s Guide to Managing Recurrent Corneal Erosion

Whether it’s medical or procedural, optometry can combat this painful condition.
01/15/2017

Hone Your Compliance Skills

Know how to establish medical necessity and follow compliance protocols for all your corneal disease patients.
01/15/2017

Go Thin for the Win: A Review of Endothelial Keratoplasty

New techniques may be on the verge of becoming common practice, but sometimes the preference depends on the patient.
12/15/2016

Corneas in The Crosshairs

Patients with keratoconus and corneal ectasia have a new treatment option in the United States.
12/15/2016

The Other Other Viral Infection

Just because a condition is a “zebra” doesn’t mean you’ll never see it.
11/15/2016

An Atlas of Conjunctival and Scleral Anomalies

Become familiar with the common clinical presentations of these anterior segment ailments.
11/15/2016

Upcoming Events

February 17-21, 2017

Topic: Annual Winter Ophthalmic Conference
Location: Snowmass Village, Aspen, CO
Up to 20 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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March 24-26, 2017

Topic: New Technologies and Treatments in Eye Care
Location: Marriott Charleston, Charleston, SC
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO 
Up to 17 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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April 20-23, 2017

Topic: New Technologies and Treatments in Eye Care & OCCRS Joint Meeting
Location: San Diego Marriot Del Mar, San Diego, CA
Up to 28 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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