Cornea

Adding a Keratoconus Registry Doesn’t Interrupt Workflow

Data shows no change in interacting with patients or using patient records.
10/21/2019

Keratoconus May be Linked to Psoriasis

These patients require regular eye examinations to catch both conditions.
10/15/2019

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

Map Patterns Predict Fuchs’

The risk of progression increased according to the number of parameters present.
10/10/2019

History of AK Reveals Bad Habits

Showering while wearing lenses and washing them with tap water highly common.
10/07/2019

Autologous Serum Uncertainties Persist

The treatment seems to be a safe and effective option for dry eye and persistent corneal defect, but conclusions are limited.
10/07/2019

Retinal and Corneal Changes Distinct in DR

The worse the condition, the lower the corneal nerve fiber density.
10/04/2019

Simultaneous Procedures Improve Ectasia

Combining corneal rings or PRK with CXL can treat keratoconus, pellucid and post-LASIK ectasia.
10/04/2019

Location is Key with Corneal Pain

Discomfort that has no visible signs likely isn’t typical dry eye disease.
10/03/2019

Consider Soft Steroids After PK

Review reveals moderate to severe steroid-induced ocular hypertension underestimated.
09/25/2019

Upcoming Events

November 1-3, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Charleston
Location: Charleston Marriott
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Key Faculty: Doug Devries, Marc Bloomenstein, Robert P. Woodridge, Jack Schaeffer
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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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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