BLOG: Turning results into action: InflammaDry vs. Tear Osmolarity

How’s it going for you with the InflammaDry? We have used it routinely in our dry eye clinic since shortly before the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting.Essentially, anyone who would have a Tear Osmolarity (TearLab) test performed is also getting an InflammaDry (Rapid Pathogen Screening) test. We are trying to determine several very important things — namely, who should be tested, and what do the results mean? Here’s what we have come up with so far.