Looking to reduce the cost and hassle of multiple postop drops for his cataract patients, Dr. Ahad Mahootchi decided to ditch the bottles for a single intraoperative injection of compounded triamcinolone/moxifloxacin/vancomycin, or TriMoxiVanc, eliminating out-of-pocket costs and compliance issues. Learn more and watch his technique.
The December issue of Focal Points details the key steps in managing meibomian gland dysfunction. It includes grading systems and a treatment algorithm for handy reference. This issue is included in your Focal Points subscription or can be purchased as an individual issue in the Academy Store.
The subtle signs of ocular rosacea can be a challenge to detect. In this interview from AAO 2014, Dr. Mark Mannis, offers his pearls on the diagnosis and management of ocular rosacea.
This week's challenge considers a young male who presents after facial trauma and is diagnosed with a small orbital floor fracture. What is the most appropriate initial management?
The American Uveitis Society has selected 9 uveitis papers published in 2013 for their outstanding teaching value for residents.
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.
View his talk
Read the AAO's clinical statement