Vision

Elderly Vision Impaired Face Greater Discrimination

Research shows reduced sight can impact senior treatment.
06/11/2019

Yoked Prisms Have Scant Impact on Vision

The common treatment shows little evidence of success.
05/30/2019

Visual Impairment Leads to Depression

Mental health is threatened by age-related sight loss.
05/24/2019

Comfort, Vision Inter-related in Contact Lens Satisfaction

Which parameter is more important depends on the patient’s visual status.
05/03/2019

Visual Problems High in Acute Stroke Survivors

Impaired central vision followed by eye movement disorders impact this population the most.
04/15/2019

Hospital Use and Costs Higher for Vision Loss Patients

Addressing difficulties nationwide could potentially bring $500 million in savings.
04/10/2019

Subjective Vision Matters Most to Presbyopes

Satisfaction and stability are key predictors of patients’ willingness to purchase multifocal contact lenses.
04/02/2019

Reading Drug Labels is Impossible For Emerging Presbyopes

For these patients, font sizes less than 1mm can’t be read at any distance.
04/01/2019

Better Nutrition May Protect Against Amblyopia

Study says children with the condition could benefit from vitamin B12, folate.
03/27/2019

Spotting the Telltale Signs of Plaquenil Toxicity

Subtle but characteristic alterations on OCT are often your first clue.
03/15/2019

Upcoming Events

October 4-5, 2019

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel
Program Chair: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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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 (COPE approval pending)

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