Glaucoma

RNFL Thins Months After Angle Closure

Study says progression should be continuously suspected in eyes with lower vessel density.
11/15/2019

Age, VF Deviation Risk Factors for Progression

These two parameters shed light on the importance of early glaucoma detection and treatment.
11/15/2019

Overcoming Secondary Glaucomas

A proper understanding of the secondary glaucomas is paramount in providing swift and appropriate care.
11/15/2019

Deliver Us From Noncompliance

Impending options can change how medicines are instilled.
11/15/2019

BMO Info Doesn’t Aid in Glaucoma Diagnosis

The addition of Bruch’s membrane measurements didn’t make a difference when detecting the condition.
11/14/2019

Microvasculature Dropout Tied to RNFL Thinning

The location of the choroidal loss also correlated with nerve fiber layer changes.
11/13/2019

Brain Tumor Treatments Linked to Glaucoma

Research shows which patients are likely to develop this secondary condition.
11/13/2019

Skip 10-2 VF Testing for Early Glaucoma

The test pattern provides little additional clinical value when watching for progression., study says.
11/11/2019

Skipping Meds Worsens Glaucomatous Vision Loss

Research shows an association between patients who slack on using their drops and shrinking field results.
11/08/2019

Scleral Lens Wear Increases Corneal Thickness

This modality creates hypoxic conditions that promote a small amount of edema, a study says.
11/08/2019

Upcoming Events

February 14-17, 2020

Annual Winter Ophthalmic Conference
Location: The Westin Snowmass Conference Center
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO, and Leo Semes, OD, FACMO, FAAO
Up to 17 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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April 16-18, 2020

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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April 18-19, 2020

Optometric Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Society—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Tracy Schroeder Swartz, OD, MS, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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