The Who and Why of MRI

Diffusion-weighted imaging can be crucial to confirm a number of ophthalmic disorders.

Watch for MS in Cases of Optic Neuritis

More than 10% of cases in South Korea were diagnosed with the degenerative disease within seven years.

An OD's Guide to Visual Processing Disorders

When you suspect your patient’s sight is affected by a neurological issue, be sure to understand the differential diagnosis.

New Ways to Help Thwart MG Conversion

Treatment choices and smoking cessation could stave off the generalized form.

Retinal and Corneal Changes Distinct in DR

The worse the condition, the lower the corneal nerve fiber density.

Location is Key with Corneal Pain

Discomfort that has no visible signs likely isn’t typical dry eye disease.

Adjust Your OCT Measures with Optic Neuropathies

The disc-foveal angle affects RNFL thickness measures in superior oblique palsy and large amounts of torsion.

Researchers Find New Diagnostic Clues in Tears

Substance P may operate as a potential biomarker in diabetes.

Teen Goes Blind From Poor Diet

Eating foods lacking B vitamins led to nutritional optic neuropathy.

Neuro Drugs Can Ease Ocular Pain

Gabapentinoids and nerve blocks eased symptoms in patients who didn’t respond to traditional ocular treatments.

Upcoming Events

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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2019 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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