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Laser Procedures | Myopia | Diabetes | Diabetic Retinopathy
03/15/2017

Is it Time to Drop the Drops?

Postoperative cataract care is becoming more user-friendly, but the jury remains undecided regarding “dropless” surgery.
02/15/2017

The ‘Eye-tech’ Practice

In 2017, expect new technologies with potential to change eye care and patient’s lives.
02/15/2017

When Your Patient’s Expecting

Pregnancy changes things—especially IOP. But when an expectant mom has glaucoma, how to do you proceed before and after baby?
10/15/2016

Top 100 Drugs: Which Are Your Patients Taking?

The eye doesn't exist in a vacuum. Knowing the most commonly used medications by indication can help you provide the best possible care.
09/15/2016

Say Hii to Xiidra

The first new DED drug in more than 13 years is finally here. How does it work and what are the potential implications for optometry?
08/15/2016

Controlling Diabetes with Oral Agents

Systemic meds are essential allies when fighting this condition and its ocular effects. To provide full-scope care, ODs should understand precisely how they work.
08/15/2016

Patently Absurd

Early drug ads were rife with wild claims that promised too much. Modern ones, hemmed in by regulations, say too little.
07/21/2016

ROCKin’ a New Treatment Option

Rho-kinase inhibition may soon help glaucoma and some cornea patients. Here’s what it does.
02/15/2016

Sorting Through Med Changes

Medication changes precipitated by insurers complicate the assessment of patients with glaucoma.
02/15/2016

Upcoming Events

April 2, 2017

Eye to Eye
Location: Detroit Marriott Troy, Troy, MI
Speakers: Ron Melton, OD, FAAO and Randall Thomas, OD, MPH, FAAO
3  CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

April 8, 2017

Eye to Eye
Location: Baltimore Marriott Waterfront, Baltimore, MD
Speakers: Ron Melton, OD, FAAO and Randall Thomas, OD, MPH, FAAO
3  CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

April 20-23, 2017

New Technologies and Treatments in Eye Care & OCCRS Joint Meeting
Location: San Diego Marriot Del Mar, San Diego, CA
Up to 28 CE credits (COPE approved)
Register here

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