Glaucoma Grand Rounds

Master the art of glaucoma diagnosis and care in this case-based learning environment. By James L. Fanelli, OD

She Who Snoozes, Loses

A noncompliant glaucoma patient suffers progressive damage, yet is ‘surprised’ by my concern.

Rethinking the Ratio

Our reliance on cup-to-disc measurements may become a thing of the past once new imaging techniques come to market.

To Solve a Puzzle, Use Every Piece

A patient with a dense asteroid hyalosis was confused about her medication schedule.

It Happens… Conversion, That Is

A 71-year-old long-standing glaucoma suspect converts at a particularly inopportune time.

Sorting Through Med Changes

Medication changes precipitated by insurers complicate the assessment of patients with glaucoma.

The Opposite of “Red Disease”

A second opinion for a 65-year-old glaucoma suspect leads to a discussion of technology, imaging and, ultimately, glaucoma.

Out-of-Character Ocular Disease

A patient with ocular hypertension presents unusual findings on OCT.

A Tale of Two Troubles

Two noncompliant glaucoma patients on the same day; how do you approach the situations?

The Shoemaker’s Plea

An acquaintance asks your opinion on a patient you’ve never seen. You’re in a social setting, not in the office. How do you handle the situation?

Get Your Priorities in Order

A patient presents with eye pain, elevated IOP, cataracts and vein occlusion. To get all your ducks in a row, which problem do you address first?

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