Dry Eye

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Omega-3 Fatty Acids | Myopia | Cosmetic Products | CXL
05/15/2018

The Clinical Implications of DEWS II

Highlights: a retooled classification system and elevated awareness of neuropathic pain.
02/15/2018

The Global Burden of Dry Eye

This pervasive disease flourishes in the presence of MGD, especially in those made susceptible by age, sex, ethnicity and environment. Knowing these risk factors allows earlier intervention.
02/15/2018

Making the Diagnosis with the TFOS DEWS II

Here’s how the report’s definition, classification system and diagnostic algorithm for dry eye can be used in your practice.
02/15/2018

The Tear Film: More Complex Than You May Realize

What we once considered a three-part structure really has two highly interdependent layers in tenous balance, vulnerable to osmolarity and inflammatory changes.
02/15/2018

Coping with Contact Lens Discomfort

Lens material and solution choices are part of the equation, but there is more to be considered. Here’s how TFOS DEWS II can help.
02/15/2018

Look Out for Iatrogenic Dry Eye

Surgery, medications and contact lenses are just some of the ways a doctor’s care can induce DED. Here’s what DEWS II recommends to prevent it.
02/15/2018

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Dry Eye Disease | Scleral Lenses | Corneal Nerves | Human Amniotic Membranes
05/15/2017

A One-Two Punch to Beat Dry Eye

First, give the patient symptomatic relief, then focus on finding long-term solutions.
05/15/2017

Deterring Discomfort Dropouts

While contact lens discontinuation is as prevalent as ever, practitioners do have several effective methods to counteract it.
05/15/2017