Cornea

Cell Injection Therapy Shows Good Long-term Results

Normal corneal thickness was attained in 10 of 11 eyes at five years.
09/17/2020

Customized CXL Receives Good Marks

Corrected distance vision improved from 0.19±0.06 to 0.11±0.04 LogMAR at six months.
09/16/2020

Antidepressant Reduces Corneal Nerve Pain

Nortriptyline was effective in relieving symptoms by as much as 22%.
09/15/2020

Corneal Dystrophies Front to Back

This stepwise approach can help you diagnose and manage these conditions.
09/15/2020

Scleral Lenses Could Help Infectious Keratitis

These lenses could provide an alternative vehicle for antibiotic.
09/08/2020

Corneal Sensitivity Increases in Contact Lens Discomfort

Eyes become more sensitive to temperature with lens wear.
09/07/2020

Vitamin D a Predictive Factor in Keratoconus

Decreased levels significantly increase the condition’s probability.
09/07/2020

DMEK/DSEK Better for Lowering IOP

Study patients’ pressures were higher in PKP patients, as were their need for post-op steroids.
09/04/2020

Eye Drops May Skew Keratometry Readings

Astigmatism changed more than 0.50D in 34.4% of dry eyes that used high-viscosity eye drops. Study found central corneal edema was primarily stromal in nature.
09/03/2020

Corneal Edema Tied to Fluid Reservoir Increases in Scleral Wear

Study found central corneal edema was primarily stromal in nature.
09/02/2020

Upcoming Events

September 22, 2020

Beyond Refraction: Contoured Prism Correction for Symptomatic Headache, Neck Tension and Digital Eye Strain
Location: Virtual Event
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
8:00pm EST
Earn 1 LIVE COPE Credit

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September 24, 2020

Establishing a Partnership in the Effective Management of Patients With Diabetic Retinal Disease: Early Detection, Monitoring, and Timely Referral
Speakers: Lloyd Clark, MD and Mark T. Dunbar, OD, AAO
8:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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October 2-3, 2020

Optometric Glaucoma Symposium Fall Conference
Location: Virtual Event
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Earn 12 LIVE COPE Credits

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