Dry Eye

Feeling Stressed? Dry Eye Could Be Next

Two studies link psychology with physiology.
01/18/2019

What You Can Learn from Lids

A proper evaluation can lead you to targeted dry eye treatment.
01/15/2019

Study Illuminates Contact Lenses’ Impact on Dry Eyes

Silicone hydrogel materials don’t cause cytokine-driven inflammation.
01/09/2019

Impression Cytology Aids in DED Diagnosis

While no single test is foolproof, this technique has the highest sensitivity, a study finds.
12/18/2018

Take MGs’ Breath Away

Hypoxia actually promotes better meibomian gland function.
12/17/2018

SMILE Incision Size Doesn’t Exacerbate Dry Eye Symptoms

Study recommends larger incision sites when in the learning period of the surgery.
12/11/2018

Diabetes Patients With Poor Metabolic Control Likely Have DED

This finding highlights the importance of routine screening.
12/06/2018

Prolonged Reading Worsens Dry Eye Signs, Symptoms

A recent study shows that quantifying the disease after patients perform visually straining activities may help researchers better understand it.
11/30/2018

Analysis Reveals No Single Best Dry Eye Severity Measure

Researchers instead approach objective score using a battery of clinical indicators.
11/27/2018

Dry Eye Therapy: Keeping it Simple

Not everything you recommend has to cost a fortune. These low-budget tricks can help patients combat dry eye and stay on budget.
11/20/2018

Upcoming Events

February 15-19, 2019

Annual Winter Ophthalmic Conference
Location: The Westin Snowmass Conference Hotel
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Leo Semes, OD
Up to 20 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

 

March 7-10, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Orlando, FL
Location: Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 20 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

April 11-13, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—San Diego
Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

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