Cornea

Ocular Surface Microbes Flourish in Graft-vs.-host Disease

Abundance of different microflora may be tied to the condition.
02/21/2019

ACE Inhibitors Don’t Alter Cataract Risk

Previous conflicting investigations reported opposite results.
02/21/2019

Corneoscleral Contact Lenses Safe for Keratoconus

Cornea’s viscoelasticity didn’t change after one year of use.
02/20/2019

Darker Irises Associated with Astigmatism

Study provides clues in understanding the ocular risk factors for the condition.
02/19/2019

Keratoconus: a Significant Stressor

The corneal condition can seriously decrease patients’ quality of life.
02/18/2019

Study Puts Bacterial Biome Under the Microscope

Monthly replacement contact lenses contained diverse populations of organisms.
02/18/2019

Take a Clinical Approach to Anterior Uveitis

The ultimate goal is to narrow down symptoms to effective treatment.
02/15/2019

Making the Leap

Avoiding corneal touch whenever possible when fitting scleral lenses helps minimize the risk of long-term ocular damage.
02/15/2019

Coinfections Common in Acanthamoeba Cases

Risk expands beyond contact lens use.
02/14/2019

Characteristics of Moraxella keratitis Revealed

Identifying the subspecies is key to understanding the clinical features and prognosis.
02/14/2019

Upcoming Events

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)
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April 13-14, 2019

16th Annual OCCRS Educational Symposium
Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt
Program Chair: David Friess, OD, FAAO
Up to 10 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
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