Glaucoma

Prepping Your Diagnostic Toolbox

Caring for this population takes more than an IOP check these days. Here are some must-have diagnostic strategies.
06/15/2018

MIGS: Getting Better All the Time

Studies show these techniques are evolving and leading to improved outcomes.
06/15/2018

Pressure Watcher

Worried about glaucoma, a patient presents with complaints of visual disturbances.
06/15/2018

Sherlock Holmes With a Lab Coat

Put your thinking cap on—it’s time to solve some ocular mysteries.
06/15/2018

Hypertension Guidelines: What Do They Mean For Glaucoma Patients?

Research suggests some screening changes that may impact your care.
06/05/2018

Contact Lens Sensor Variables Linked With VF Progression

Research suggests 24-hour measurements may be superior to in-office IOP for patients with open-angle glaucoma.
06/01/2018

Genetic Variations May Signal Glaucoma Risk

Biomarkers could be measured as early as birth, study says.
06/01/2018

Migraine Sufferers May Get Relief from Glaucoma Drops

Quick-acting timolol takes effect in 15 minutes.
05/31/2018

Glaucoma Measurements Vary Between Clinicians

Discord between doctors is “frequent and substantial,” research says.
05/31/2018

The ‘Tube vs. Trab’ Battle Rages On

While one holds an advantage in IOP control, the other has higher corneal graft survival rates for post-PK patients.
05/30/2018

Upcoming Events

September 21-22, 2018

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location:
 Rittenhouse Hotel, Philadelphia, PA
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, OD
Up to 12 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

November 2-4, 2018

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Arlington
Location:
 The Westin Arlington Gateway
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

November 30-December 1, 2018

The Optometric Retina Society and Review Group Vision Care Education Present: Retina Update 2018
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Up to 11 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

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