Cornea

Matrix Regenerating Drops May Improve Epithelial Defects

Almost 87% of eyes saw complete corneal healing after one week.
10/19/2018

Alcohol Dependency Tied to Corneal Edema

The endothelium is vulnerable to changes in habitual drinkers.
10/15/2018

Microbial Keratitis Patients Fare Better in Private Settings Vs. Public Hospitals

Public patients presented later compared with those with greater access to care.
10/12/2018

Migraines Linked to Increased Corneal Sensation

Eye closest to headache site impacted more.
10/05/2018

Are Meds a Culprit for Uveitis?

Review points to link, especially with newer drugs.
10/04/2018

AK Cases Spike in Southeast England

Causes include poor hygiene and lens solutions, study finds.
10/01/2018

PACK-CXL Shows Promise for Infectious Keratitis

Those resistant to conventional therapy may have a new option to avoid penetrating keratoplasty.
09/28/2018

Moraxella Keratitis Details Revealed

Risk factors include blepharitis, dry eye and previous ocular surgery.
09/27/2018

Axial Length Growth Correlates With Topographic Changes

Myopia in younger patients may play a large role in corneal deformation.
09/18/2018

Doing A-OK After One Year of Overnight Wear

Study further validates orthokeratology to correct myopia.
09/18/2018

Upcoming Events

November 2-4, 2018

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Arlington
Location:
 The Westin Arlington Gateway
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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November 30-December 1, 2018

The Optometric Retina Society and Review Group Vision Care Education Present: Retina Update 2018
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Up to 11 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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December 14-15, 2018

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location:
 Monarch Hotel, Dana Point, CA
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, OD
Up to 12 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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