myopia

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

Want to Stop Myopia? Go Fly a Kite

Outdoor activities reduce risk of the condition. A new study elaborates on several important associations.
09/11/2018

Low-Power Trifocal IOLs Fall Short

Visual and refractive results were better in highly myopic eyes with higher IOL power.
09/03/2018

China to Limit Video Games to Combat Myopia

New regulations aim to reduce the time kids spend in front of a screen.
08/31/2018

CL Wearers Tout Better Quality of Life

Silicone hydrogel contact lens wear impresses while LASIK falls short after one year.
08/06/2018

‘Cram Schooling’ May Increase Myopia

Sustained near vision tasks endanger vision and eye health, study shows.
07/25/2018

IOP Doesn’t Cause Myopia Progression

In fact, a new study found an inverse correlation between the two.
07/23/2018

Upcoming Events

November 2-4, 2018

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Arlington
Location:
 The Westin Arlington Gateway
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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November 30-December 1, 2018

The Optometric Retina Society and Review Group Vision Care Education Present: Retina Update 2018
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Up to 11 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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December 14-15, 2018

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location:
 Monarch Hotel, Dana Point, CA
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, OD
Up to 12 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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