Choroidal Swelling May Contribute to Glaucomatous Damage

Researchers have a new target for study, one that may yield another clinical clue to impending vision loss.

Stay Vigilant for Alzheimer’s

Glaucoma, AMD and DR patients are all at elevated risk, study says.

Glaucoma: In One Eye, In the Other

Researchers show most patients will develop the disease bilaterally.

Van Herick Gets a Reboot

A modified technique may offer an easier way to assess PAC depths and angles.

Classification System Hones Childhood Glaucoma Diagnosis

The more narrow protocol is designed to better categorize patients.

Play a Part in Postoperative Glaucoma Care

For every procedure our patients undergo, optometrists must develop a follow-up routine. Here’s how to get started.

Early Phaco Shows Promising Results in Angle Closure

Study advocates prompt referral for surgery in patients with coexisting cataract.

Study Reveals Associations with IOP Fluctuation in Glaucoma

Polypharmacy and high baseline pressure are among the most significant.

Study Links Glaucoma, Bile Acids

The researchers had a gut feeling about the connection.

Narrower Retinal Arterioles Found in Glaucoma

Disc cupping might be related to changes in vascularization, a study notes.

Upcoming Events

September 21-22, 2018

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
 Rittenhouse Hotel, Philadelphia, PA
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, OD
Up to 12 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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November 2-4, 2018

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Arlington
 The Westin Arlington Gateway
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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November 30-December 1, 2018

The Optometric Retina Society and Review Group Vision Care Education Present: Retina Update 2018
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Up to 11 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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