Therapeutic Topics

One or Two More Pearls ...

After 23 years, Therapeutic Topics comes to an end with an installment filled with several decades’ worth of wisdom.

Ocular Trauma: Then and Now

A look at the full range of possible causes of trauma, as well as ways in which the eye can help diagnose other kinds of injury.


Balancing Biomarker Applications

Each of these indirect measures of therapeutic efficacy comes with its own strengths and weaknesses.

The Highlights From ARVO 2017

A review of the hottest research in therapeutics for both the front and back of the eye.

Reaching Beyond the Low-Hanging Fruit

Just because the easiest routes to treating allergy have been explored doesn’t mean we can’t do better.

Dry Eye: Beyond the Usual Suspects

Digging deeper into the types of patients who get dry eye and the situations that can bring it on. 

QoL Questions: Measuring Happiness

The importance of valid questionnaires when treating patients who suffer from ocular allergy.

The Foundation of a Good Formulation

Sometimes the other ingredients in an ophthalmic drug are almost as important as the active agent itself.

A New Day Dawns for Dry-eye Therapy

A look at the challenges involved in getting new dry-eye therapies approved and how researchers are overcoming them.

The Many Shades Of Pinkeye

A discussion of the various causes of conjunctivitis, and new therapeutic approaches on the horizon.