Glaucoma

OCT-A Helps Differentiate NTG, Hypoplasia

RNFL measurements differed in a certain subgroup of patients.
05/27/2020

Potential POAG Biomarkers Identified

Researchers found 14 metabolites that may provide new clues.
05/26/2020

Optic Nerve Pit Linked With Fast Progression

This clinical finding could help clinicians treat patients appropriately.
05/25/2020

SLT Cuts IOP 19% in Mild/Moderate Glaucoma

Surgical procedure’s success in the fellow eye was a strong indicator in IOP outcomes.
05/22/2020

En Face OCT Gets Good Marks in Detecting RNFL Defects

The method was on par with red-free fundus photography.
05/21/2020

Consider Refractive Error When Monitoring Glaucoma

Spherical equivalent could impact OCT diagnostics.
05/19/2020

RNFL Thickness Spots Early Glaucomatous Change

This parameter outperformed Bruch’s membrane opening minimum rim width when identifying patients suspected of having this disease.
05/18/2020

Cataract Surgery Lowers IOP Only Moderately

Research could help clarify the value of MIGS devices.
05/18/2020

POAG Associated With Prior HTN

Regular eye exams are necessary in patients with hypertension.
05/15/2020

Macular Damage Hampers Facial Recognition

10-2 visual field results may be a strong predictor of facial recognition ability.
05/15/2020

Upcoming Events

August 29, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Costa Mesa
Location: Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (COPE approved)

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October 2-3, 2020

Southwest Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Austin Marriott Downtown
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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October 30-November 1, 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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