Glaucoma

Study: Cerebrospinal Outflow Slows in Glaucoma

Research adds fuel to popular hypothesis’s fire.
12/18/2018

Another Breakthrough for Glaucoma Diagnosis

Performing OCT in the prone position will help identify patients suffering from this aggressive, angle-closure disease.
12/17/2018

Open-angle Glaucoma Degrades Vision Faster Than Angle-Closure

A study shows the rate of field loss for each condition.
12/14/2018

Glaucoma and Depression Can Go Hand In Hand

Risk factors include low income and living alone.
12/03/2018

Sonographic Study Supports Optic Cup Evaluation

When media opacity or economic conditions preclude traditional methods, this can be a good alternative.
11/29/2018

Arabic Eyes With PACG Have Thinnest CCT

Study sheds light on the importance of acknowledging ethnicity when managing glaucoma.
11/21/2018

How Your Pillow Impacts Glaucoma

Where you lay your head may not be best for your eyes.
11/16/2018

Cyclodestructive Laser Procedure: High Risk, High Reward

A small study found it reduced IOP by almost 50%—but is associated with vision loss in a third of patients.
11/15/2018

Effect of Caffeine on IOP Depends on Daily Consumption

The higher the intake, the higher the pressure.
11/15/2018

Small-particle Air Pollution May Affect IOP Increase

Monitoring carbon exposure and physiological oxidative stress may prevent glaucoma development and progression.
11/14/2018

Upcoming Events

February 15-19, 2019

Annual Winter Ophthalmic Conference
Location: The Westin Snowmass Conference Hotel
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Leo Semes, OD
Up to 20 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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March 7-10, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Orlando, FL
Location: Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 20 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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2018 Conference Planner

Review of Optometry is pleased to offer this annual guide to live educational events for this year, ranging from local one-day seminars to the national meetings that span multiple days.

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