Refraction

Identifying Patterns in Adult Myopic and Hyperopic Shifts

Smoking was a risk factor for the latter, while female sex and myopic baseline SE were associated with the former, study finds.
08/12/2021

Trifocal IOLs Provide Good VA for Some Astigmats

However, conventional options may be better if post-op astigmatism was between 0.75D and 1.00D.
08/20/2020

A Little VT Goes a Long Way

This pair of cases highlights the technique’s usefulness in those patients who could never get by with lenses alone.
08/15/2020

Updates Come in Threes

Consider replacing or upgrading tests patients and doctors dislike.
08/15/2020

Epithelial Integrity Linked with Post-LASIK Success

A thickness greater than 60.5μm suggests the patient may have better visual outcomes.
08/05/2020

Don’t Forget Refraction for Ocular Disease Patients

More than 25% seeking low vision rehab gained at least a two-line improvement.
06/03/2020

Experts Offer Solutions to Poor Spectacle Compliance

A study suggests providing health education and strengthening vision care for children with refractive error.
03/09/2020

Acquired Esotropia More Benign than Thought

Kids with a rare form of the condition aren’t as likely to develop neurological conditions as had been suspected.
01/31/2020

Clinical Refraction Tips and Tricks

Here’s what I’ve learned through years of hands-on experience.
01/15/2020

Squinting Boosts Vision for Astigmats

Research reveals mechanics behind pseudoaccommodation for against-the-rule astigmatism.
01/14/2020

Upcoming Events

September 30, 2021

Early Identification and Timely Referral
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO, and Jonathan Jonisch, MD
8:00–9:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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October 7, 2021

A New Perspective on Dry Eye
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: John Hovanesian, MD and Karen Skvarna, OD
8:30–9:30pm EST

Sponsored by Oyster Point

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October 12, 2021

A New Perspective on Dry Eye
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Preeya K. Gupta, MD and Amanda Steele, OD
7:30–8:30pm EST

Sponsored by Oyster Point

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