Pediatrics

Race and Location Risk Factors for Glaucoma Nonadherence

An alarming 43% of pediatric glaucoma patients were lost to tertiary follow-up.
09/14/2020

Corneal Changes in Kids with Uveitis Linked to Surgery

Preventing complications that require intraocular treatment may minimize long-term damage.
06/22/2020

Research Links Smartphone Usage with Myopia

Students used almost double the amount of data as those with normal vision.
06/05/2020

Gaming May Help Treat Binocular Amblyopia

Some children who played a binocular game had better VA gains than those who received patching.
06/04/2020

Macular Vascular and Perfusion Density Change with Age

Study used OCT-A to show how eyes change as children grow.
05/25/2020

New Glasses May Slow Myopia Progression

SightGlass Vision has two more years to go in its clinical trial, yet results are already promising.
04/16/2020

Boys’ Pupils Differ From Girls’

Study looked at scotopic pupillary size and function in children.
04/16/2020

Prescribing For Young Children

Follow these guidelines to ensure your prescriptions are well suited for this demographic.
04/15/2020

Strabismus Diminishes Quality of Life

A new questionnaire finds lower functional vision and reduced quality of life in children—and their parents.
04/14/2020

Convergence Amplitude Affects Stereoacuity in Children

These patients face binocular alignment issues that interfere with their ability to complete near work.
04/07/2020

Upcoming Events

September 22, 2020

Beyond Refraction: Contoured Prism Correction for Symptomatic Headache, Neck Tension and Digital Eye Strain
Location: Virtual Event
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
8:00pm EST
Earn 1 LIVE COPE Credit

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September 24, 2020

Establishing a Partnership in the Effective Management of Patients With Diabetic Retinal Disease: Early Detection, Monitoring, and Timely Referral
Speakers: Lloyd Clark, MD and Mark T. Dunbar, OD, AAO
8:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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October 2-3, 2020

Optometric Glaucoma Symposium Fall Conference
Location: Virtual Event
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Earn 12 LIVE COPE Credits

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