With fear and misinformation about Ebola spreading as fast as the virus, the Academy invited Gordon M. Trenholme, MD, an infectious disease specialist at Rush University Medical Center, to give a talk at AAO 2014.
Earn up to a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits with this learning plan on pseudoexfoliation syndrome and cataract surgery. This collection of content reviews concepts in pseudoexfoliation syndrome and how to evaluate for and surgically manage zonular compromise.
Dr. Usha Chakravarthy talks about the long-term systemic safety profile of anti-VEGF therapy as gleaned from the landmark clinical trials CATT and IVAN.
Even though dry eye symptoms are identified at the ocular surface, Dr. Anat Galor discusses why dry eye is better understood as a systemic disease. She explains why this new approach will result in improved diagnostics and treatment.
This week's challenge considers the optic disc of an infant. What does this prompt you to ask the parents about the child's medical history?
Experience the PASCAL method of photocoagulation with the ONE Network’s online simulator. From the control panel, select a laser pattern, spot size, power and exposure time. Switch to slit-lamp view to see the aim beam and laser emission produced by your selected settings.