Technology

Smartphone Tonometer Meets Clinical Standards

Prototype achieves IOP measurements comparable to GAT and others.
01/06/2020

AI Now an ADA Standard

The technology is touted as a viable alternative to traditional screening approaches for DR.
01/03/2020

AS-OCT Produces Repeatable Thickness Measures

This protocol can provide reliable information when monitoring corneal changes.
01/02/2020

AI Categorizes Central Field Loss Patterns

The advancement means more precise prediction of glaucoma progression.
12/24/2019

Supermarkets Embrace AI Exams for Diabetic Retinopathy

Ready or not, a major chain is bringing the technology into its stores.
12/18/2019

Deep Learning System Detects DR, AMD

The technology performed comparably to human experts in the field.
12/09/2019

OCT Effective for Ciliary Muscle Measures

Findings indicate a larger structure in myopes and its diminishing size with age.
12/09/2019

Clinical Tools Don’t Predict 3D Visual Demands

In-office testing falls short of real-world needs, new research shows.
11/13/2019

AI Detects Changes Before Diabetic Retinopathy

Tracking the presence or absence as well as spacing of capillaries could improve disease detection.
11/07/2019

Digital Specs Improve Visual Awareness

The new tech helped identify hazardous objects by enlarging the functional field of view.
10/25/2019

Upcoming Events

February 14-17, 2020

Annual Winter Ophthalmic Conference
Location: The Westin Snowmass Conference Center
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO, and Leo Semes, OD, FACMO, FAAO
Up to 17 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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April 16-18, 2020

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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April 18-19, 2020

Optometric Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Society—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Tracy Schroeder Swartz, OD, MS, FAAO
Up to 10 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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