Therapeutics

ARMOR Update: Ocular Antibiotic Resistance Still Prevalent

New data shows efficacy remains a problem, although resistance profiles haven’t changed much.
04/20/2020

Will Experimental Migraine Treatment Get the Green Light?

LED is being investigated as a non-pharmaceutical approach to pain management.
12/20/2019

Iris Implants Pose Ocular Health Risks

Study found more than 90% of eyes had at least one complication.
09/06/2019

Eye Patch Drug Delivery System Gets Good Marks

Painless and inexpensive, it could treat a host of eye conditions.
11/27/2018

MIGS: Getting Better All the Time

Studies show these techniques are evolving and leading to improved outcomes.
06/15/2018

Warding off the Blues

Blue light has its pros and cons. Here’s how to help your patients manage it for the best systemic and ocular outcomes.
06/15/2018

Anti-VEGF Doesn’t Affect the RPE, Study Says

Even 12 injections—one per week—did not cause premature aging in RPE.
05/30/2018

Managing Dry Eye for the Long Haul

Specific actions and lifestyle changes can optimize the treatment of this chronic disease and provide lasting relief.
05/15/2018

Mixed DED: A Chimera in Your Chair

What is it and how can you diagnose and manage patients who have it?
05/15/2018

Concentrate on Povidone-iodine

Its standard of care has been in place for decades, but a lower concentration could provide steady results with less toxicity.
05/15/2018

Upcoming Events

September 22, 2020

Beyond Refraction: Contoured Prism Correction for Symptomatic Headache, Neck Tension and Digital Eye Strain
Location: Virtual Event
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
8:00pm EST
Earn 1 LIVE COPE Credit

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September 24, 2020

Establishing a Partnership in the Effective Management of Patients With Diabetic Retinal Disease: Early Detection, Monitoring, and Timely Referral
Speakers: Lloyd Clark, MD and Mark T. Dunbar, OD, AAO
8:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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October 2-3, 2020

Optometric Glaucoma Symposium Fall Conference
Location: Virtual Event
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Earn 12 LIVE COPE Credits

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