Expanded OneDay Parameters Embrace High Myopes

More patients than ever before can enjoy the benefits of daily disposal.

Zinc Not Linked to Myopia in America

ODs now have a better understanding of the role dietary factors play in the condition.

Patients with Myopia, NTG Progress Slowly

Younger age, disc hemorrhage and less disc tilt direction are associated with change.

Think SMILE for High Myopes

Small-incision surgery had better visual outcomes and stability than FS-LASIK.

Myopia Treatments Vary Across Globe

Different regions emphasize pharmacological, optical or behavioral approaches, study finds.

Corneal Biomechanics Differ in High Myopes

Meta-analysis finds higher IOP and low corneal hysteresis and resistance factor.

New Grading System Pinpoints Myopia Risk Factors

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

Evidence Mounts for Low-dose Atropine

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

Strategies Protect Against Sun, Myopia

Outdoor light can still combat nearsightedness, even while wearing a hat and sunglasses.

Near Work Thins the Ciliary Muscle

Myopes showed a sustained lens power increase.

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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