Research

Calling Grandma Could Save Her Vision

Social support networks are elemental to seeking care, says study.
05/18/2018

Global Unmet Need for Presbyopia Correction Reaches 45%

An estimated 826 million have vision impairment due to a simple lack of correction.
05/18/2018

Butterfly Wings Inspire Ocular Implant Improvements

Its transparent properties, when translated onto an IOP measurement device, make the device three times more accurate.
05/14/2018

No Apps for Hemianopia Patients

Some conditions can hamper the ability to use screens.
05/10/2018

Watch the Eyes with Immunotherapy

New data suggests uveal effusion is a rare side effect.
05/09/2018

Bioengineered RPE Shows Promise

A new implant may one day restore sight to dry AMD patients.
05/07/2018

Twins Help Reveal Effects of Environment on Strabismus

By removing the variable of genetic difference, researchers uncovered significant findings.
05/07/2018

Type of Employment Can Boost, or Reduce, Dry Eye Risk

Digital device junkies fared poorly while those working outside did much better.
05/04/2018

Correlation of DED Signs and Symptoms Defined

Not surprisingly, the number is quite small.
05/04/2018

Dry Eye is Pervasive in Diabetes Patients

Over half of all cases go undiagnosed, and MGD plays a decisive—but often overlooked—role.
05/04/2018

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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December 14-15, 2018

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location:
 Monarch Hotel, Dana Point, CA
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, OD
Up to 12 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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