Primary Care Optometry News


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

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Researchers find link between pain sensitivity, ocular discomfort

Astigmatic soft contact lens wearers successfully refit with minisclerals

Eyevance Pharmaceuticals acquires FreshKote

FDA approves STAAR's Visian Toric ICL for myopia with astigmatism

MiSight contact lenses slow myopia progression in children

PCON sponsors AAO courses on health care delivery, biologics

Regular visual assessment required for patients on TB therapy

Charlene Singh, OD

Xelpros gains FDA approval for open-angle glaucoma, ocular hypertension

Report shows disconnect in ECP-patient expectations for 1-day silicone hydrogels

Results with photoscreener shown comparable to comprehensive exam

Donny W. Suh, MD

Study finds contact lenses disposed down the drain do not degrade

Use integrative approach to stress-induced dry eye

Elise Brisco, OD, FAAO, FCOVD, CCH

From The Editor

Optometrists can do more to fight diabetes

Michael D. DePaolis, OD, FAAO

In the Journals

AI diagnostic system accuracy holds up to industry standards

Visual ability, reading improves with eSight low vision device

Drug prices rise twice as fast during shortages

Team-based health care improves patient outcomes, physician well-being

Study links diabetes, hyperglycemia to increased IOP

Study finds inverse correlation between IOP, myopia progression

Risk score may help identify schoolchildren at high risk for myopia

PCON Reports

Next-level imaging puts optometry on front line of diabetes diagnosis

What's Your Diagnosis?

Young woman presents with nonresponding conjunctivitis

Chris Borgman, OD; Michael Gerstner, OD; Taylor Kiser, OD