Two noncompliant glaucoma patients on the same day; how do you approach the situations?
Minimize the risk of blebitis progressing to bleb-related endophthalmitis after glaucoma filtering surgery.
A patient underwent glaucoma surgery, and follow up revealed a problem.
Improve your glaucoma diagnostic abilities by looking beyond the OCT.
How will surgery impact how optometrists monitor and treat?
Treat the patient, not the pressure, glaucoma experts remind practitioners.
How to recognize and manage this potentially devastating condition.
Focusing on patient quality of life is key to disease management.
Whether you agree or disagree with the claims, make sure you know the science.
Optometry may be on the brink of discovering new treatments for chronic angle closure glaucoma.
EDI-OCT technology brings this structure into focus.
Here is a snapshot of what's happening in the industry.
An acquaintance asks your opinion on a patient you’ve never seen.
You can still keep up on the latest up-and-coming drugs.
When a patient gets an allergic reaction to glaucoma drops, it’s time to BAK off.
Help patient's understand what comes after the discovery of a pituitary tumor.
Tonometry tips to help you develop a trusty technique.
Researchers link visual field results and risk of falls in glaucoma patients.
Technology revolutionizes patient care—but it can also be harmful.
These recommendations can help you obtain better perimetry results.
What do you address first, eye pain, elevated IOP, cataracts, vein occlusion?
Continuing education and award ceremonies kept conference-goers busy.
Which comes first: peripheral iridotomy or cataract extraction?
A new generic gives glaucoma patients a cheaper option.
Two new glaucoma suspects presented with similar findings. Why wait to medicate?
Research links the disease to several neurodegenerative conditions.
A new study suggests education is the only communication factor that improves adherence.
Neuro-ophthalmic disorders can be intimidating—but you can diagnose and manage many of them. Here’s a simple guide for these serious presentations.
A new study suggests that chronic hypertension does not protect against elevated IOP.
It waxes, wanes and often spikes, creating patterns that currently go undetected. Can 24-hour monitoring devices reveal its secrets?
‘People are trapped in history and history is trapped in them,’ James Baldwin wrote.
Our job: To unlock that history as best as we can.
Today, a multitude of diagnostic technologies can support glaucomatous, corneal and posterior segment findings detected via optical coherence tomography.
We've heard about these presentations, but have yet to actually see them.
Optometrists are increasingly involved in recommending—and even performing—PIs. Here, an Oklahoma OD walks us through the procedure.
This patient returned after uncomplicated cataract surgery with an unexpected "correction" to his glaucoma. How did this happen?
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Here, we review diagnostic strategies for a wide variety of optic nerve irregularities that may be observed in clinical practice.
Patients could measure their own IOP using a smartphone app.