Glaucoma

Laser Trabeculoplasty Reduces Postop Meds

The procedure reduced the number of medications in 76.3% of non-responders.
10/29/2020

Cataract Surgery May Reduce Risk of Angle-closure

For Chinese patients aged 70 and older, rates decreased remarkably as cataract surgery rates increased.
10/22/2020

Smartphones Prove Useful for Glaucoma Screening

Consumer-grade cameras are capable of measuring cup-to-disc ratio of the optic nerve.
10/21/2020

Strabismus Tied to POAG

Korean patients with esodeviation are more than seven times more likely to develop glaucoma.
10/21/2020

Sleep Apnea May Increase Exfoliation Risk

Subjects with both OSA and hypertension have more than twice the risk of XFS.
10/21/2020

Reduced Epithelial Thickness Found in Glaucoma

Patients experience increased irregularity commonly observed in dry eye patients.
10/19/2020

Macular GCIPL Offers Clues to Glaucoma Progression

This benchmark was also reliable in POAG patients with high myopia.
10/15/2020

Equilibrium in the Eye

Immediate medical intervention can stabilize the acute angle-closure patient for LPI.
10/15/2020

XFS May Cause Microvascular Damage First

Study found these patients had significant macular changes before major structural issues.
10/08/2020

Trabeculectomy a Long-term Option for Glaucoma

Severe vision loss due to the condition occurred in just 9% of patients at end of life.
10/07/2020

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Establishing a Partnership in the Effective Management of Patients With Diabetic Retinal Disease: Early Detection, Monitoring, and Timely Referral
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Establishing a Partnership in the Effective Management of Patients With Diabetic Retinal Disease: Early Detection, Monitoring, and Timely Referral
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