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

Maintaining optimal vision may prevent cognitive decline.

Myopia Genetics Revealed

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

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.

Think OCT for Measuring Strabismus

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

Aging May Mean Tear Film Changes Are Ahead

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

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.

Video Games May Offer Therapeutic Benefits for Amblyopia

Study shows recovery of reduced stereopsis after gaming.

3D Printed Corneas in 10 Minutes or Less

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

Genetic Variations May Signal Glaucoma Risk

Biomarkers could be measured as early as birth, study says.

Migraine Sufferers May Get Relief from Glaucoma Drops

Quick-acting timolol takes effect in 15 minutes.

Upcoming Events

September 21-22, 2018

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
 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
 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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