Disc Hemorrhage Predicts Rim and RNFL Thinning

Frequency in glaucoma patients associated with progression in the inferotemporal region.

A Two-for-one Deal

Here’s when to consider referring your patient for phaco-ECP, which addresses cataracts and glaucoma in one operation.

Tear Profile After Glaucoma Treatment Same as in DED

BAK, however, doesn’t seem to be a factor.

Ciliary Procedure Could be First-line Glaucoma Therapy

Patients are seeing marked improvements after laser cyclodestruction.

Pseudoexfoliation Can Alter Pupils

Research identifies metrics that can help anticipate glaucoma onset..

MIGS Procedure Prolongs Endothelial Cell Loss

CyPass patients experienced corneal changes at least five years post-op.

Don’t Count on Phaco Alone for POAG

Study finds surgery does not decrease number of glaucoma medications or IOP.

Chronic Pain Drug May Cause Angle-closure

Patients who took gabapentin the year prior to diagnosis were at higher risk than current users.

New Scleral Measure May Predict Myopic NTG

Misalignment with the optic disc may be a major risk factor.

ERG Beats OCT For Ganglion Cell Loss

Electrophysiological testing might allow for early identification and management.

Upcoming Events

October 4-5, 2019

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel
Program Chair: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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November 1-3, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Charleston
Location: Charleston Marriott
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Key Faculty: Doug Devries, Marc Bloomenstein, Robert P. Woodridge, Jack Schaeffer
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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December 6-7, 2019

Retina Update 2019
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Program Co-Chair: Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO
Up to 12 CE Credits 

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