Glaucoma

Glaucoma: From Landmark Studies to Modern-day Care

While it’s important to remember where you come from, it’s also important to embrace where you’re going.
10/15/2018

Epiretinal Membrane Surgery May Be Glaucoma Risk

In a five-year study, post-op patients saw significantly greater ganglion cell–inner plexiform layer thinning.
10/11/2018

Glaucoma: A Family Affair

Familial history of the disease is a significant risk factor, a recent study finds.
10/11/2018

Low Levels of BP and OPP Linked to Glaucoma Risk

Large study of Asian population highlights the disease’s relationship with blood flow.
10/10/2018

Vertical Cup-to-disc Ratio Discrepancies Cause Worry

Researchers are concerned variation will affect outcomes for risk calculations for glaucoma.
10/09/2018

Macular Pigment’s New Role in Glaucoma Research

Analysis of the area might be key to assess visual function in individuals.
10/08/2018

iStent Use Can Reduce Need for Drops

Results persisted for two years in a new study.
10/05/2018

POAG Patients Benefit from Meditation

Stress reduction shaved 6mm Hg from IOP and increased quality of life.
10/02/2018

Angle Width Linked to Glaucoma Progression

IOP fluctuations could be the cause, study says.
09/28/2018

Have a CyPass Patient? Here’s What to Do

ASCRS gives guidance for managing patients with the now-discontinued device.
09/26/2018

Upcoming Events

November 2-4, 2018

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Arlington
Location:
 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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December 14-15, 2018

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location:
 Monarch Hotel, Dana Point, CA
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, OD
Up to 12 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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