Systemic Disease

Dry Eye and Systemic Disease: What’s the Association?

As principal gatekeepers, we need to be able to spot these cases right away.
09/15/2017

Managing Migraine Headache

Migraine headache frequently has ocular symptoms and associations, and ODs need to be ready to care for these patients.
09/15/2017

Lymphocytes on the Loose

Most anterior uveitis arises from systemic causes. Make the connection and you’ll be better equipped to quickly and accurately distinguish etiologies.
07/15/2017

Be a Hero to Your HSVK Patients

It is important for ODs to have a thorough understanding of this sight-threatening disease.
07/15/2017

AMD Mimickers: When to Suspect Macular Dystrophy

Some presentations are different than they appeared at first glance. Here's how to spot the differences.
06/17/2017

The Larry Alexander Resident Case Report Contest: Acute Syphilitic Posterior Placoid Chorioretinitis

After an outbreak, ODs must consider the differential diagnosis for syphilis.
06/15/2017

Diabetes Care in the Age of Anti-VEGF

These versatile drugs are rewriting the rulebook. Here’s what an OD should know.
06/15/2017

Quarterbacking Retinal Disease

After years of being sidelined, today’s optometrist takes the snap.
06/15/2017

News Review

Uveitis | Vision Benefits | DEWS II | Thyroid Eye Disease
06/15/2017

See Diabetes Patients As Needed, Not Annually

A new National Institutes of Health analysis suggests clinicians should schedule eye exams for patients with Type 1 diabetes based on disease severity, not a typical annual schedule.
05/18/2017

Upcoming Events

October 6-7, 2017

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Grand Hyatt, Washington, D.C
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD & Robert Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

November 3-5, 2017

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care
Location: Loews Philadelphia Hotel, Philadelphia, PA
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 18 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
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December 1-2, 2017

Retina Update 2017
Location: Sheraton Park Hotel, Anaheim, CA
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD
Up to 11 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
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