How TFOS brought dry eye to the forefront of optometry
Nowadays, you are unlikely to read a journal or go to a meeting without hearing the importance of dry eye disease in our practices and for our surgical patients. This was not always the case.
I want to introduce you to the Tear Film and Ocular Surface Society (TFOS) and the brains behind it: David Sullivan, PhD, and his family— Rose, Ben, and...
I’ve had the pleasure of highlighting the accomplishments of many individuals. Yet, I’ve never had occasion to acknowledge the accomplishments of an entire family, at least not until now.
A few weeks ago I wrote about DEWS-II and TFOS, the Tear Film and Ocular Surface Society (http://www.tearfilm.org/), an organization that has led our...
Tørre øyne kan medføre svært ulike tegn og symptomer. Dette bør du være obs på.
Tørre øyne, eller tørt øye-syndrom, er en multifaktoriell sykdom som affiserer tårene og øyets overflate, ifølge Tear Film & Ocular Surface Society (TFOS).
Some people suffer eye pain so excruciating they feel suicidal, yet ophthalmologists see nothing wrong. Meet the 82-year-old doctor whose radical idea about the real source of this pain is turning heads.
In 2013, the nonprofit Tear Film & Ocular Surface Society launched an international public awareness campaign, Think Blink, about the importance...
GoINPHARMA™ meets Amy Gallant Sullivan Executive Director TFOS™
GoINPHARMA™: Amy, what is TFOS™ and what has been the journey so far?
Amy Gallant Sullivan: TFOS™ is a world leader in eye health education. Dr. David A. Sullivan, of Schepens Eye Research Institute & Harvard Medical School, founded TFOS™ in Boston, a concept he envisioned while he was a graduate student at Dartmouth Medical...
Dry Eye REDEFINED: Conclusions and recommendations presented. Learn the new definition here. . .
DRY EYE REDEFINED: CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDTIONS OF THE TFOS DEWS II ANNOUNCED
The Tear Film & Ocular Surface Society (TFOS) presented the conclusions and recommendations of the TFOS Dry Eye...
The TFOS DEWS II™ Report Special Interest Group will occur at the ARVO Annual Meeting on Sunday, May 7, from 1:30 – 3:00 pm in Ballroom 4 of the Baltimore Convention Center.
More information available on: http://www.tfosdewsreport.org/
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