It is difficult to take it all in, let alone summarize the information gained by attending an Association of Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) annual scientific meeting.
The Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network (DRCR.net) supports the identification, design, and implementation of multicenter clinical research initiatives focused on diabetes-induced retinal disorders
Over the years, we have managed many patients with keratoconus during every stage of the disease, from initial diagnosis to specialty contact lens fitting to end-stage treatment with corneal transplantation.
Cardiovascular events and heart disease make up the number-one cause of death in the United States. Stroke is the fifth most common cause of death in the U.S.
A 55-year-old female had been followed for several months for a macular hole in the right eye. She returned for a scheduled visit and reported no change in visual acuity— the left eye had been and remained uninvolved.
The primary goals of glaucoma management include preservation of visual function and quality of life.
Today, comprehensive care in optometry requires observation of the entire patient.
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Optic nerve swelling or edema can be an intimidating finding in the primary eyecare clinic.