Glaucoma

Home Tonometry Catches Post-op Changes

It can detect IOP spikes and tube openings in kids with Baerveldt implants.
07/17/2019

Non-disease Factors Influence Corneal Hysteresis

The measurement can be helpful in glaucoma management, but requires nuance.
07/15/2019

Glaucoma Medications: When Good Drugs Do Bad Things

IOP-lowering agents, like all other medicines, have the potential to produce both clinical benefits and harmful effects.
07/15/2019

The Ins and Outs of Pressure Gradients

Get a better understanding of the complex forces at work inside the eye.
07/15/2019

Is it Glaucoma, a Comorbidity or Both?

To care for patients with this sight-stealing disease, be aware of additional ocular or systemic issues.
07/15/2019

Glaucoma on the Surface

Comorbidities are inevitable, and we need to consciously look for them in every glaucoma patient.
07/15/2019

Smart Lenses Can Read IOP

An investigation shows the potential of contacts with embedded monitoring sensors.
07/12/2019

Uveitic Glaucoma Progresses Faster Than POAG

Study reported visual field loss was much higher in patients with both conditions.
07/12/2019

Pre-op Drop Lowers IOP Spikes Post Anti-VEGF

Topical prophylaxis with an alpha adrenergic agonist may be effective in both glaucomatous and non-glaucomatous eyes.
07/11/2019

IOP-lowering Drug Use Remains Stable in US

Other procedures to treat glaucoma may keep meds at bay.
07/09/2019

Upcoming Events

October 4-5, 2019

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel
Program Chair: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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November 1-3, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Charleston
Location: Charleston Marriott
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Key Faculty: Doug Devries, Marc Bloomenstein, Robert P. Woodridge, Jack Schaeffer
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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December 6-7, 2019

Retina Update 2019
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Program Co-Chair: Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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