Cornea

SMILE Preserves Corneal Strength

The small-incision procedure did better than LASIK in Canadian study.
08/21/2019

PACK-CXL Beneficial for Bacterial Keratitis

The jury is still out on its on effectiveness for fungal and Acanthamoeba presentations.
08/21/2019

Adenovirus Patients Fare Well With Povidone-iodine

This one-time treatment was safe and well tolerated.
08/20/2019

Selenium Compound May Help Soothe Eyes

Dry, damaged corneas can rebuild with the help of this finding.
08/16/2019

Ocular Pathogen Trends Shed Light on Future Treatments

Lab analyzed more than 3,000 infectious samples.
08/16/2019

The Dangers and the Diagnosis of CLMK

Despite many advances, the threat of contact lens-related microbial keratitis (CLMK) has not retreated.
08/15/2019

When Corneal Wounds Won’t Heal

Timely intervention can keep a bad situation from spiraling out of control.
08/15/2019

Corneal Biomechanics Differ in High Myopes

Meta-analysis finds higher IOP and low corneal hysteresis and resistance factor.
08/13/2019

Lipids Vary Between Tear Film and Meibum

The research could illuminate both structural and functional problems.
08/13/2019

Hypoxia from Sleep Apnea Affects the Cornea

Reduced blood oxygen levels correlate with lower central corneal thickness and endothelial cell density.
08/12/2019

Upcoming Events

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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2019 Conference Planner

Review of Optometry is pleased to offer this annual guide to live educational events for this year, ranging from local one-day seminars to the national meetings that span multiple days.

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February 14-17, 2020

Annual Winter Ophthalmic Conference
Location: The Westin Snowmass Conference Center
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO, and Leo Semes, OD, FACMO, FAAO
Up to 17 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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