1. May 27, 2020

    Best Slit Lamp Breath Shield Design for Ophthalmologists

    This experimental study compared 6 commercially available breath shield designs and 1 “homemade” breath shield made from a plastic container lid.

    The following breath shields were picked based on popularity of user reviews:

    • ChinRestPaperSource: Reichert and Keeler (AMBC2P)
    • H…


Conference Roundup

  1. May 25, 2020

Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation Demonstrates Long-term Reduction of Ocular Pain

Use of a transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) can significantly reduce subjective pain intensity, according to a poster presented at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) virtual annual…

Journal Scan

  1. May 26, 2020

Uncorrected Refractive Error is Prevalent in Patients with Ocular Disease

Patients with ocular disease and reduced visual acuity (VA) would benefit from refractive evaluation, especially those who are aged 40 to <65 years, African American, or have vision impairment (VI), according to an article published in JAMA…