Dry Eye

Tear Protein Markers Help ID Dry Eye

Study: Biometric can be more useful that Schirmer test.
03/30/2020

DED Associated with Lower Vitamin D

Decreased levels significantly correlated with high OSDI scores.
03/27/2020

Warming Masks Can Ease CL Discomfort

Dry eye parameters were the same for participants who used compresses and those who used drops.
03/24/2020

Autologous Serum Efficacy Clarified

This treatment option may not work as well in cases of dry eye associated with systemic disease.
03/20/2020

New Questionnaire Tracks Dry Eye Treatment

Researchers believe the simple two-question tool can establish whether patients are improving.
03/16/2020

How—and Why—to Choose Dry Eye Drugs

Properly pairing a patient with a pharmaceutical requires an understanding of the individual’s underlying condition and overall health.
03/15/2020

Systemic Omega-3s Don’t Impact Dry Eye

Patients with lower levels at baseline had about the same disease severity as those taking supplements.
03/13/2020

Contact Lenses Disrupt Corneal Cells in Mild Dry Eye

Changes in corneal dendritic and sub-basal nerve cells may help guide therapy.
03/12/2020

DED in Hashimoto’s Traced Back to MGD

Even in the absence of thyroid ophthalmopathy, meibomian gland loss and eyelid abnormalities are prevalent.
03/10/2020

OCT Useful for Monitoring Dry Eye in Glaucoma

This technology can show ODs how their glaucoma patients’ ocular surfaces are faring.
03/03/2020

Upcoming Events

April 16-18, 2020

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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April 18-19, 2020

Optometric Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Society—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Tracy Schroeder Swartz, OD, MS, FAAO
Up to 10 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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May 29-31, 2020

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—San Diego
Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 18 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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