Where’s the Culture?

Practical recommendations for managing keratitis.

Adenoviral Dominos

When doctor becomes patient, how do we mitigate infectious interactions?

Preventing a Total Melt Down

Keratolysis is a significant complication that demands immediate attention. Here’s a primer on monitoring and treating it.

Is That Conjunctival Lesion Cancerous?

Easily mistaken for a benign pinguecula or pterygium, conjunctival intraepithelial neoplasm is far more ominous. You can avoid invasive procedures and still ensure effective treatment.

Combating Bacterial Keratitis

You can neutralize these sight-threatening infections with prompt diagnosis and aggressive therapy.

Claim Victory over Viral Conjunctivitis

Adenovirus and herpes virus are highly contagious pathogens, but you can put a stop to them if you diagnose them quickly and manage them appropriately.

Multifocal IOL in a Fuchs’ Patient?

Are these devices suited for patients with compromised endothelial function? Experts weigh in.

Uveitis: Go Big or Go Home

Don’t be afraid to knock it out from the get-go—or it may get back up to fight another round.

Spectacle Dispensing: How Do You Solve These Tough Refraction Challenges?

Patients who wear rigid gas permeables, are diagnosed with diabetes or are in need of prism can be some of the most difficult to fit with spectacles. These tips can help you succeed with hard-to-refract cases.

Doctor, My Eyes… Are Tired!

With ubiquitous tech comes asthenopia, but your patients may not be reporting it. To keep patients safe in this digital world, gain greater clarity in defining and discussing eyestrain.

Upcoming Events

November 5, 2016

Topic: EYE to EYE III Regional with Drs. Melton & Thomas
Location: The Westin Governor Morris, Morristown, NJ
Up to 3 CE Credits*
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November 19, 2016

Topic: Southwest Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: JW Marriott Houston, Houston, Texas
Up to 6 CE Credits*
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December 2-4, 2016

Topic: Retina Update 2016
Hosted by: Optometric Retina Society and Review of Optometry
Location: The Westin Kierland, Scottsdale, AZ
Program Co-Chairs: Brad Sutton, OD, and Joseph J. Pizzimenti, OD
Up to 14 CE Credits*
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