Research

Good Vision, Mental Sharpness in Seniors Go Hand-in-Hand

Maintaining optimal vision may prevent cognitive decline.
07/09/2018

Myopia Genetics Revealed

A new genome-wide study quadruples the number of genes with a known association.
06/25/2018

MRI, B-scan Ultrasound Both Viable Options for Measuring ICP

The first study of its kind compared two imaging methods that could affect IIH patients.
06/07/2018

Think OCT for Measuring Strabismus

New research suggests this tool can help you detect the type and direction of the deviation.
06/06/2018

Aging May Mean Tear Film Changes Are Ahead

Biomarkers could impact diagnosis and treatment of OSD in older patients.
06/06/2018

Genes May Not Help Predict Anti-VEGF Response

A large study shows little association between common variants and treatment response, but a few rare variants may garner some attention.
06/05/2018

Video Games May Offer Therapeutic Benefits for Amblyopia

Study shows recovery of reduced stereopsis after gaming.
06/05/2018

3D Printed Corneas in 10 Minutes or Less

Researchers have successfully created an artificial cornea using human stem cells, alginate and collagen.
06/04/2018

Genetic Variations May Signal Glaucoma Risk

Biomarkers could be measured as early as birth, study says.
06/01/2018

Migraine Sufferers May Get Relief from Glaucoma Drops

Quick-acting timolol takes effect in 15 minutes.
05/31/2018

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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