Early MK Surgery Minimizes Post-op Recurrence

Fungal etiologies, retro-iris exudates, coexisting endophthalmitis and large grafts were all risk factors.

OCT-A Isolates Diabetes-Affected Structures

Non-invasive capabilities can predict progression.

IOP-lowering Drug Use Remains Stable in US

Other procedures to treat glaucoma may keep meds at bay.

OCT Shows VF Loss Better Than Funduscopy

RNFL and GCIPL readings are more predictive than cup-to-disc ratio and disc damage.

Stroke Can Leave Lasting Vision Problems

Central vision loss and ocular motility issues top the list.

New Genes Linked With Corneal Disease

They may be the key to understanding more about the origins of keratoconus.

Visual-motor Integration Tied to Academic Success

Clinical tests identifying school children at risk of underachieving aid in patient management

Eyes are Key For Communication With Severely Autistic

Research shows ocular reactions may provide new insight.

Age, Peak IOP Risk Factors for Accelerated VF Loss

Patients who had previous glaucoma surgery also at risk.

Central Retinal Thinning Uncommon in DME

Atrophy patients had a higher central subfield thickness and lower best-corrected visual acuity.

Upcoming Events

October 4-5, 2019

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel
Program Chair: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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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 (COPE approval pending)

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