Diagnostics

Poor Signal Strength Lowers Reliability of OCT Scans

Particularly in the case of severe glaucoma, adjusting the imaging devices incorrectly can create artifacts.
09/16/2019

12 Ways to Get More Out of Your OCT

This handy tool can help you assess everything from peripheral retinal lesions to the tear meniscus. Here’s how.
09/15/2019

It’s Replacement Time

New tech and treatments are making current practices obsolete. Are you ready to be an early adopter?
09/15/2019

Keep Imaging Tool Consistent in Diabetes Monitoring

SD-OCT and SS-OCT each have a purpose for these patients.
09/13/2019

AI Does Double Duty in Cataract Detection

The new technology achieved an almost perfect score in diagnosing cataracts.
09/13/2019

Adjust Your OCT Measures with Optic Neuropathies

The disc-foveal angle affects RNFL thickness measures in superior oblique palsy and large amounts of torsion.
09/10/2019

Advanced OCT and Photography in One

New Topcon device adds angiography and upgraded software.
09/06/2019

Choroidal Changes Correlate with DR Severity

Thinner vessels may be an early signifier of diabetic retinopathy.
09/03/2019

GC-IPL Thinning Linked to Myopia, Aging

This fragile neuroretinal structure changes over time, but even more so for those with near vision issues, a report shows.
09/02/2019

Shorter OSDI Still Clinically Sound

It saves time and did not significantly change outcomes.
09/02/2019

Upcoming Events

October 4-5, 2019

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel
Program Chair: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits

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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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