AI Gets As and Bs in Glaucoma Detection and Referral

Algorithm fared better than specialists in some cases.

Patients Wary of Low Vision Products

Social stigma and the fear of losing a job topped the list of reasons these tools gather dust.

Deep Learning Spots Glaucomatous Damage

The technology is showing high accuracy in the ability to diagnose and monitor disease.

Perimetry Goes Portable

Can a new smartphone-based system provide similar readings to traditional instruments?

AI System Enhances, Expedites Glaucoma Screening

This method could help diagnose patients quicker and ease the financial burden.

Alexa, What Does the Future Look Like?

Amazon is gearing up to launch its first pair of smart eyeglasses.

Screen Time Doubles Teens’ Myopia Risk

Developing eyes glued to smartphones can incur some serious damage.

VR Headset May Protect the Ocular Surface

Compared with a traditional computer display, the headgear provided improvements in dry eye parameters.

At the Crossroads of Technology and Tradition

Tried-and-true retinal exam techniques are still relevant, even with the inclusion of ever-more precise gizmos.

Me and My OCT

Maximize your technology—for the good of your patients and your practice.

Upcoming Events

November 1-3, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Charleston
Location: Charleston Marriott
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Key Faculty: Doug Devries, Marc Bloomenstein, Robert P. Woodridge, Jack Schaeffer
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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December 6-7, 2019

Retina Update 2019
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Program Co-Chair: Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO
Up to 12 CE Credits 

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December 13-14, 2019

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach
Program Chair: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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