Pediatrics

Classification System Hones Childhood Glaucoma Diagnosis

The more narrow protocol is designed to better categorize patients.
08/15/2018

Time to Rethink Your Use of Lea Symbols

Unexpected results suggest flanker-target separations are more important than you may realize.
08/14/2018

Dyslexic Kids at Risk for Visual Function Deficits

The condition could pose learning setbacks for schoolchildren.
08/01/2018

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.
07/16/2018

Astigmatism Linked to Cognitive and Language Deficits

To kids, it's not just an annoyance—it's an impediment to learning.
07/12/2018

Study Supports Binocular Treatment for Some

Children with certain conditions may benefit from the technique.
07/06/2018

Screenings at Two May Not Predict Vision Problems Later

Testing at 24 months unreliable indicator of visual impairment.
07/05/2018

Therapy Boosts Reading for Kids with Convergence Insufficiency

Biggest improvements found in children who responded early to treatment.
07/04/2018

Vitamin A Can Protect Children with RP from Damage

The supplement may change the course of how the disease hits developing eyes.
07/03/2018

IOLs Safe in Patients Younger than Two

Pseudophakic children had more prevalent inflammation, but faster visual rehabilitation.
06/29/2018

Upcoming Events

September 21-22, 2018

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location:
 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
Location:
 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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