myopia

Expanded OneDay Parameters Embrace High Myopes

More patients than ever before can enjoy the benefits of daily disposal.
10/18/2019

Zinc Not Linked to Myopia in America

ODs now have a better understanding of the role dietary factors play in the condition.
09/26/2019

Patients with Myopia, NTG Progress Slowly

Younger age, disc hemorrhage and less disc tilt direction are associated with change.
09/24/2019

Think SMILE for High Myopes

Small-incision surgery had better visual outcomes and stability than FS-LASIK.
09/05/2019

Myopia Treatments Vary Across Globe

Different regions emphasize pharmacological, optical or behavioral approaches, study finds.
08/28/2019

Corneal Biomechanics Differ in High Myopes

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

New Grading System Pinpoints Myopia Risk Factors

In myopic children aged five to 16, 79% responded to treatment.
08/08/2019

Evidence Mounts for Low-dose Atropine

In myopic children aged five to 16, 79% responded to treatment.
08/08/2019

Strategies Protect Against Sun, Myopia

Outdoor light can still combat nearsightedness, even while wearing a hat and sunglasses.
08/01/2019

Near Work Thins the Ciliary Muscle

Myopes showed a sustained lens power increase.
08/01/2019

Upcoming Events

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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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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