Primary Care Optometry News


The following articles appeared in the print edition of PRIMARY CARE OPTOMETRY NEWS.

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VOSH/International supports vision care worldwide

David R. McPhillips, OD, FAAO, FVI

Meta-analysis finds diabetes linked to increased risk for glaucoma

Catania: Pioneer of full-scope primary care optometry

Many common conditions respond to inexpensive treatment options

Christopher J. Borgman, OD, FAAO

Editorial Board recognizes PCON editor-in-chief

Evidence lacking to support blue-blocking treatments

Pharmacological solutions for presbyopes under development

Pressure patch may improve metamorphopsia

From The Editor

PCON continues 20-year commitment to timely, accurate reporting

Michael D. DePaolis, OD, FAAO

Meeting News Coverage

Federal drug safety law may limit access to bevacizumab

Surgeons weigh pros, cons of fixated, anterior chamber IOLs

Response to AREDS formulation depends on genotype

LUMINOUS study interim results show VA preserved with ranibizumab

Speaker: Adaptive optics before presbyLASIK improves depth of focus

Data suggest link between likelihood, onset of multiple sclerosis, uveitis

Clinical trials accumulate data for novel anti-VEGF

Dexamethasone punctum plug reduces inflammation, pain

FDA program tracks post-LASIK patient-reported outcomes

DMEK yields fast visual recovery for endothelial dysfunction

PCON Reports

Increasing prevalence of myopia underscores need for control

Social Media and the OD

Make the best use of LinkedIn endorsements

Agustin L. Gonzalez, OD, FAAO

Tax Tips for the OD

Protect your practice’s data from security threats

Mark E. Battersby

What's Your Diagnosis?

Patient presents with chronic unilateral periorbital edema

Alexandra Bavasi, BS; Leonid Skorin Jr., OD, DO, MS, FAAO, FAOCO

Worth Building

Follow these tips for buying term life insurance

Kenneth W. Rudzinski, CFP, CLU, ChFC, CRPC, CASL, CAP