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Rose Schneider Krivich
Rose is the content specialist for Medical Economics.
Inside the mind of the evolving eyewear consumer
The eyewear market is changing more rapidly than ever, and it is no longer acceptable to sell the same way to each consumer. Staying up-to-date on how to leverage unique marketing to every generation is the key to success.
Worst places to practice in 2015
Did your state make the list?
Over-prescribing steroids to treat allergic conjunctivitis leads to SIG
Ophthalmologists are over-prescribing steroids to treat vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC) and causing an increase of steroid-induced glaucoma (SIG) in children, according to a recent study publish in the British Journal of Ophthalmology.
Best ophthalmic hospitals in the U.S.
In preparation for U.S. News World & Report’s annual best ophthalmic hospitals for 2015—which will be announced next month—we have compiled the news site’s list of the top programs from last year. These 10 hospitals were coined the best for difficult cases and procedures by at least 5% of ophthalmology respondents to U.S. News’ surveys in 2012, 2013, and 2014.
Top 10 healthcare advancements over past 20 years
In honor of Medscape’s 20th anniversary, the site polled experts and advisors to analyze the past two decades and tell them what the biggest healthcare advances have been. From that list, we’ve compiled a list of the top 10 advances most impactful to ophthalmologists and why Medscape nominated each category as the best of the best.
Patients who lost eye insist they can still ‘see’
Patients who had an eye removed from cancer surgery may experience sensations of seeing out of the missing eye—a phenomenon known as phantom eye syndrome—which can lead to anxiety and depression, according to a recent study.
Ebola warning for ophthalmologists
Ebola warning for ophthalmologists
News of Ebola found in a survivor’s eye has prompted a warning to ophthalmologists when performing surgeries on those who’ve been inflicted by the deadly virus.
AAO honors Sen. Sherrod Brown for dedication to advancing quality eye care
The American Academy of Ophthalmology recently honored Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-OH, for his legislative efforts to advancing the quality of eye care available in the United States.
Peeking into the (not so distant) future of digital lens design
Peeking into the (not so distant) future of digital lens design
Everything physicians need to know about where personalized lenses are headed
Marketing to the low vision patient
Experts weigh in on the best marketing techniques to reach every generation of patients with low vision.