Need a Retinal Consult? There’s an App for That

Your phone can now screen for macular edema and subretinal fluid. Experts caution against over-reliance.

'Laser Eye' Lenses Work Like Futuristic Barcode Scanners

The wearable devices show potential uses for security, according to study.

Software Sharpens View of Retina, Cornea

Optovue customers can now see and track anterior and posterior changes better.

“Tele-optometry” Company Offers Remote OD-led Eye Exams

Can live videoconferencing that preserves doctor/patient communication elevate remote refraction?

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.

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.

Contact Lens Sensor Variables Linked With VF Progression

Research suggests 24-hour measurements may be superior to in-office IOP for patients with open-angle glaucoma.

Study: Telehealth a Money Saver

Research suggests technology is reducing eye care costs

New Tool for Diagnosing Ocular Toxocariasis

Ultrasound biomicroscopy might be useful in these cases.

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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