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COMPILED HERE are selected tips from this, Optometric Management’s December issue. We invite you to share your practice tips with us via email or on social media.

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YOU CAN IDENTIFY the cause of superficial punctate keratopathy via its location and appearance, says Dr. Savannah Long in “Cornea,” p.28. For example, early adenoviral keratoconjunctivitis may present with a non-descript, diffuse SPK without the other tell-tale signs of the condition.

WHEN PATIENTS DIVULGE they have begun a ketogenic diet or would like to start one, advise they seek a medical doctor and dietitian who can ensure their body maintains ketosis, while avoiding the dangerous state of ketoacidosis, says Dr. Laurie Capogna in “Nutrition,” p.35.