Classification System Hones Childhood Glaucoma Diagnosis

The more narrow protocol is designed to better categorize patients.

Time to Rethink Your Use of Lea Symbols

Unexpected results suggest flanker-target separations are more important than you may realize.

Dyslexic Kids at Risk for Visual Function Deficits

The condition could pose learning setbacks for schoolchildren.

Low-dose Atropine Effective for Myopia Control

New findings from the LAMP study suggest concentrations as low as 0.01% can have a positive effect.

Astigmatism Linked to Cognitive and Language Deficits

To kids, it's not just an annoyance—it's an impediment to learning.

Study Supports Binocular Treatment for Some

Children with certain conditions may benefit from the technique.

Screenings at Two May Not Predict Vision Problems Later

Testing at 24 months unreliable indicator of visual impairment.

Therapy Boosts Reading for Kids with Convergence Insufficiency

Biggest improvements found in children who responded early to treatment.

Vitamin A Can Protect Children with RP from Damage

The supplement may change the course of how the disease hits developing eyes.

IOLs Safe in Patients Younger than Two

Pseudophakic children had more prevalent inflammation, but faster visual rehabilitation.

Upcoming Events

September 21-22, 2018

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
 Rittenhouse Hotel, Philadelphia, PA
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, OD
Up to 12 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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November 2-4, 2018

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Arlington
 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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