Technology

A Light in the DARC: Seeing Glaucoma Before it Strikes

This cutting-edge technology could give us a window into the disease earlier in its course—shifting treatment ahead and possibly preventing vision loss.
02/15/2019

Can We Lower IOP with Glasses?

Researchers are finding shocking new ways to employ electro-stimulation.
02/15/2019

While You Were Sleeping

A new phototherapeutic contact lens, worn overnight, could effectively address diabetic retinopathy progression.
02/15/2019

The Telephone is Ringing…

A new year brings new rules—make sure you know what your carriers expect when it comes to telehealth services.
02/15/2019

Algorithm Quantifies Neuroretinal Rim Damage

Could this deep learning network make optic disc photo grading obsolete?
02/05/2019

Lab-made Cornea Similar to Native Tissue

Researchers hope engineered tissue could be used as alternative to donor grafts.
01/30/2019

Telemedicine May Aid Glaucoma Detection and Screening

However, researchers must first understand what causes fundus images to be unreadable.
01/25/2019

Electronic Tags Track Patient Flow, Pinpoint Logjams

Technology continuously captures patient wait times.
01/23/2019

Teleophthalmology More Cost Effective Than In-Office Exams

Diabetic retinopathy screenings yielded the greatest savings.
12/19/2018

Smartphone Imaging an Option for Demodex

Video footage can help motivate patients in treatment.
12/07/2018

Upcoming Events

February 15-19, 2019

Annual Winter Ophthalmic Conference
Location: The Westin Snowmass Conference Hotel
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Leo Semes, OD
Up to 20 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

 

March 7-10, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Orlando, FL
Location: Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 20 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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April 11-13, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—San Diego
Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

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