Visual Field Testing Beyond Glaucoma Gains Ground

A recent study suggests establishing guidelines geared toward the changing landscape of these assessments.

AAO Report: SS-OCT for Lamina Cribrosa Evaluation

This technology helps clinicians understand, and track, damage due to glaucoma.

Bad Pupil

When checking the cause of an APD, leave no question unanswered.

African Americans More Likely to Have PACG

This patient demographic was also significantly more likely to receive additional glaucoma medications and surgery.

Pre-Treatment IOP Reveals Location of Early Progression

Lower pressure may mean ganglion cell analysis can point you to vulnerable areas.

Glaucoma Less Likely in Caucasians than Asians

Study cited differences in ocular and aqueous humor dynamics as contributors.

Easier Glaucoma Analysis for Heidelberg OCT

Temporal scan data moves to center stage in new software update.

Reduced Choroidal Density a Glaucoma Predictor

Patients’ retinal microvasculature may hold key to low-tension pathology.

Exfoliation Syndrome Increases Risk of COPD

Odds are especially increased in the presence of tobacco use.

Inpatient Caregivers Neglect Glaucoma Regimens

Nursing homes and rehabs are a complicating factor for those who need eye drops.

Upcoming Events

May 17-19, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye CareNashville, TN
Location: Gaylord Opry Resort & Convention Center
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 18 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
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2019 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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