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What to do when demodex blepharitis treatment options fail
What to do when demodex blepharitis treatment options failScott Schachter, OD, discusses what you should do when demodex blepharitis treatment options fail.
Modified Anduze technique improves pterygium surgical outcomesAvoiding use of mitomycin C on the scleral bed during pterygium extraction is a modification of the Anduze bare scleral approach.
Strategies for handling complex pterygium surgery, complicationsIn this second of a two-part series on pterygia and pinguecula surgery with cosmetic expectations, Arun C. Gulani, MD, addresses the complex pterygia and complications.
Here today, gone tomorrow: Cosmetic outcomes of pterygium surgeryIn this first of a two-part series Arun C. Gulani, MD, discusses how pterygium and pinguecula surgery can be approached cosmetically, even in extensive cases, and not only improved pathologically and functionally but also raised to a cosmetic outcome. Part 2 will address strategies for handling complex and recurrent pterygium surgery and complications such as scleral melts.
Managing clinical conditions: PterygiumPhiladelphia—Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO, and Jill Autry, OD, RPh, shared pterygium management pearls with attendees at the American Optometric Association’s Optometry’s Meeting.
Prevent Blindness declares May as UV Awareness MonthPrevent Blindness has declared May as UV Awareness Month to help educate the public on the dangers of UV and offers steps to take to protect vision today and in the future.