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Presenter: Screen color vision of every glaucoma patient

Presenter: Screen color vision of every glaucoma patient
October 19, 2017

CHICAGO – Color vision testing is another way to evaluate patients with glaucoma for functional vision loss, according to Milton Hom, OD, FAAO, in his poster here at the American Academy of Optometry meeting.

Tritan color defects are associated with glaucoma, Hom, a Primary Care Optometry News Editorial Board member, told PCON in an interview.

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CHICAGO – Ophthalmologists submit a “much higher percentage” of Medicare claims for glaucoma testing, according to Mark W. Swanson, OD, MSPH
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VIDEO: Determine meibomian gland function for better patient care

October 13, 2017
CHICAGO – Leslie O’Dell, OD, urges clinicians to evaluate patients’ meibomian glands, because their dysfunction causes symptoms in 86% of dry eye…
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Presenter: Always image both eyes with OCT

October 13, 2017
CHICAGO – Eye care providers may have the opportunity to identify neurodegenerative diseases earlier through the use of high-resolution optical coherence…
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Ocular Surface Diseases, Disorders, and Dysfunctions™: Volume 3, Number 2

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Shire.

Ocular surface disease (OSD) is a group of disorders commonly seen in ophthalmic practice, but it is challenging to…
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VIDEO: Light therapy for dry eye well accepted

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