Unexpectedly—suddenly—there may come like a thief in the night, a seemingly, overwhelming and insurmountable crisis that threatens our very existence.
Ophthalmology Times® Chief Medical Editor Peter J.
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to escalate in the United States and across the globe, companies have announced a series of initiatives, programs, and products designed to support customers, ophthalmologists and patients.
Uday Devgan, MD, FACS, FRCS, shares the latest updates from his private practice in Los Angeles, where all elective patient cases have been canceled and only urgent cases are being carried out.
The American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) strongly recommends that all ophthalmologists provide only urgent or emergent patient care given the current coronavirus pandemic situation.
The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) has cancelled its annual meeting, scheduled for May 15-19 in Boston.
As the United States enters its first week of widespread school closures and restrictions on restaurants, bars and other businesses, the COVID-19 pandemic remakes daily life for millions of Americans, and ophthalmologists helping prevent the spread of the disease.
As COVID-19 continues to spread in the United States and internationally, the disease increasingly is becoming a cause for concern throughout the healthcare field, including the ophthalmology community. Several physicians discuss how it is impacting their practices.
With the cloud of COVID-19 looming large, the ARVO 2020 Annual Meeting has been cancelled, according to the organization.
With issues surrounding COVID-19, the cornoavirus, grabbing headlines across the country and around the globe, ophthalmologists must understand the risks to be informed and positioned to provide quality care for their patients.