Complications

Lids and Lenses: Three Snags to Fitting Success

Surgical and anatomical complications could throw a wrench in your contact lens fitting process. Here’s what to keep in mind.
05/15/2020

The How and Why of Contact Lens DepositsC.E.

Optometrists need a comprehensive understanding of this complication to help patients avoid it.
05/15/2020

Five Conjunctival Findings to Look Out for in Contact Lens Wearers

Learn the basics so you can better manage these conditions in your patients.
05/15/2020

Early Adopter, Chronic Sufferer

A 1990s LASIK patient’s troubled course continues nearly 30 years later.
03/15/2020

When a Red Eye Prompts a Red Alert

Be on the lookout for neoplastic ocular surface lesions and know proper management techniques if you run into one.
03/15/2020

Blink Mechanics: Why it MattersC.E.

This incredibly important function has huge implications for dry eye and contact lens wear, especially when it goes awry.
02/15/2020

Hot Topics in Bacterial Keratitis

Understanding common pathogens and effective treatments is essential in managing these patients with the most successful results.
11/15/2019

Take On Neurotrophic Keratitis With These Clinical Tools

The more it progresses, the more challenging it becomes, so early detection and diagnosis are key.
11/15/2019

Navigating the Scleral Lens Maze

Here’s how to avoid these common mistakes and complications and work through them when they occur.
09/15/2019

Contact Lens Wear and Its Disruption of the Tear Film

A better understanding of the intricacies of this relationship can help put patients’ discomfort and other issues into better context.
06/15/2019