myopia

Corneal Refractive Power Analysis Predicts Myopia Control Efficacy

Metric developed from changes in SE, asymmetry and astigmatism.
12/13/2018

‘Big Data’ Research Anticipates Myopia Disease Course

Refraction at age 18 could be predicted as early as age 10 using this algorithm.
11/14/2018

A Stimulus and Pupil Size for All Seasons

Photosensitive retinal ganglion cells may play a role in protecting against myopia onset.
11/09/2018

A Call For an International Refractive Error Classification

Using a looser definition of myopia can double its reported prevalence, confounding researchers and policymakers.
11/07/2018

Myopia Can Worsen Retinal Tears

Nearsighted patients experiencing vitreous detachment are more likely to have complications.
10/26/2018

An OK Solution For Myopic Patients

Orthokeratology may improve or maintain accommodative and binocular vision function in young adults.
10/24/2018

Myopic Shift More Likely in Nuclear Cataract Patients

The study that discovered this finding was the first to analyze refractive error over a period of 20 years.
10/08/2018

Orthokeratology a Boon for Quality of Life

Study says kids wearing myopia control lenses are more self-confident and outgoing.
09/19/2018

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

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)
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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)
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2018 Conference Planner

Review of Optometry is pleased to offer this annual guide to live educational events for this year, ranging from local one-day seminars to the national meetings that span multiple days.

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