Glaucoma

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Update on Glaucoma Therapeutics

Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO, Walter Whitley, OD, MBA, FAAO

Explaining Glaucoma to Patients

Ian Ben Gaddie, OD, FAAO, Marc Bloomenstein, OD

Fundamentals of Gonioscopy Workshop

Nate Lighthizer, OD, Walter Whitley, OD

Utilizing OCT Imaging in Glaucoma Patients

Murray Fingeret, OD, Walter Whitley, OD

"Pardon the Objection" Course Series

Leslie O'Dell, OD, Marc Bloomenstein, OD

Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgeries

Derek Cunningham OD, Eric Schmidt, OD, Walter Whitley, OD, MBA, FAAO

Ocular Response Analyzer

Derek Cunningham OD, Ian Ben Gaddie, OD, FAAO, Walter Whitley, OD, MBA, FAAO

What's Next for Glaucoma Management

Richard Madonna, OD, MA, FAAO

An Overview of Glaucoma Management

Ian Ben Gaddie, OD, FAAO

Glaucoma Mythbusters

Joe Sowka, OD

Corneal Hysteresis

Ian Ben Gaddie, OD, FAAO, Marc Bloomenstein, OD

New Horizons in Glaucoma Management

Gina Wesley, OD, MS, FAAO, Murray Fingeret, OD

Indentation Gonioscopy

Wallace L.M. Alward MD

Pupillary block

Wallace L.M. Alward MD

Corneal Wedge Technique in PDS

Wallace L.M. Alward MD

Corneal Wedge in Angle Closure

Wallace L.M. Alward MD

Plateau Iris Syndrome

Wallace L.M. Alward MD

Corneal Wedge in Normal Angle

Wallace L.M. Alward MD

Corneal Wedge in Narrow Angle

Wallace L.M. Alward MD

Evolution of MIGS Means Progress in Glaucoma

Steven D. Vold, MD

The introduction of more devices will enhance our ability to individualize glaucoma therapy. […]

Take Care of the Ocular Surface in Glaucoma

Whitney Hauser, OD

Glaucoma medications can affect the ocular surface; clinicians should be on the alert. […]

Sustained-Release Drug Delivery: The Future of Glaucoma Treatment?

Justin A. Schweitzer, OD, FAAO, and Mitch Ibach, OD, FAAO

Several devices are being investigated. […]

Do We Need Perimetry?

Murray Fingeret, OD

As glaucoma advances, visual field testing provides valuable insight. […]

Visual Fields as Screening Tools

Jeffrey D. Henderer, MD

Problems remain, but this form of testing allows physicians to accurately assess glaucoma’s impact on patients’ vision. […]

Recognizing the Patient at Risk for Depression After Vision Loss

Khadija S. Shahid, OD, FAAO

Depression may be a necessary step in adjusting to an impairment. […]

The Vicious Cycle of MGD and Glaucoma

Robert J. Noecker, MD, MBA

Meibomian gland dysfunction can have an impact on the effectiveness of glaucoma treatment, and glaucoma therapy can affect the mei […]

ROCK Inhibitors for the Treatment of Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension

Jason Bacharach, MD

An update on the clinical development of a new class of drugs. […]

ECP Offers Multiple Benefits for Glaucoma Management

Steven M. Silverstein, MD, FACS

The endoscope provides views not available through the microscope. […]

MIGS Update

Joel Palko, MD, and Arsham Sheybani, MD

An overview of the growing roster of microinvasive glaucoma surgery procedures. […]

Imaging’s Role in the Diagnosis and Management of Glaucoma

Murray Fingeret, OD

OCT is important for managing patients with mild to moderate glaucoma but its application is more limited in severe disease. […]

Patient-Centered Collaborative Glaucoma Care

Sarah D. Wood, OD, MS, FAAO

Partnership in managing glaucoma can yield highly efficient, high-quality patient care. […]

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The Glaucoma Specialist’s Extended Care Network

Sayoko E. Moroi, MD, PhD; Paula Anne Newman-Casey, MD, MS; Sarah Dougherty Wood, OD, MS; and Cheryl Khanna, MD

A patient-centered model for the future. […]

Reducing Barriers to Glaucoma Screening

L. Jay Katz, MD; Michael Waisbourd, MD; and Lisa A. Hark, PhD, RD

A community-based project in Philadelphia increased access to care in high-risk populations. […]

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What’s Hot in Microinvasive Glaucoma Surgery?

Constance O. Okeke, MD, MSCE

Rapidly evolving techniques and tools increase surgeons’ ability to address individual needs of glaucoma patients. […]

Who's On Your Team?

Walter O. Whitley, OD, MBA, Chief Medical Editor

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Managing Iatrogenic OSD in the Glaucoma Patient

Richard B. Mangan, OD, FAAO

Strategies can help improve patients’ quality of life. […]

Selecting Adjunctive Therapy in the Management of Glaucoma Patients

Nathan M. Radcliffe, MD

Use of fixed-combination agents does not necessarily double a patient’s safety risk. […]

Glaucoma Drugs in the Pipeline

Paul L. Kaufman, MD; Malik Y. Kahook, MD; Robert J. Noecker, MD, MBA; and Nathan M. Radcliffe, MD

Physicians share which coming therapies they are most eager to use in their practices. […]

Generic Versus Branded Glaucoma Drugs

Marcos Reyes, MD, and Lauren Wiggins, MD

Generic medications offer therapeutic benefits for some patients. […]

Update on MIGS

Justin Schweitzer, OD, FAAO

A variety of devices are available for use alone or in conjunction with cataract surgery. […]

Micropulse Laser Trabeculoplasty as Replacement for Supplementary Topical Glaucoma Therapies

Edward Meier, MD

The procedure may avoid adherence issues with multiple drop regimens. […]

Create a Comprehensive Practice With Multiuse Technologies

Ahmad A. Aref, MD

Meet patients’ needs by managing glaucoma under same roof as retina, cataract patients. […]

Q&A With Glaukos CEO Thomas Burns

Stephen Daily, Executive Editor, News, BMC

The process of validating a new category in glaucoma and transitioning from a startup to a public company. […]

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The Literature

Helen Kornmann, MD, PhD, and Joseph F. Panarelli, MD

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Why Are There Not More Pharmacotherapies for Glaucoma?

Gary D. Novack, PhD

There is plenty of interest but relatively few drugs in advanced-stage development. […]

Lessons Learned from Clinical Trials in Retina

Vicken Karageozian, MD

Trials do not answer every question, but they can serve as important guideposts for clinical care. […]

Innovations in AMD Management

the Editors of Retina Today

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A Strategic Partner in Product Development

Matthew Chapin; Donna Welch, RN, BSN; and Eliot Lazar, MD

Questions and answers with Ora. […]

Gonioscopy-Assisted Transluminal Trabeculotomy: Blending Tradition With Innovation

Aaron Barrett, MLS(ASCP), And Craig Chaya, MD

The ab interno approach may prove to be the safest and most effective for glaucoma surgery. […]

Sidebar: Discussing Medical Marijuana with Glaucoma Patients

David Diaz, MD

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Glaucoma’s Time in the Spotlight Continues: Emerging Directions

Richard J. Madonna, OD, MA

Changing perspectives will influence the care and management of glaucoma in coming years. […]

My Patient Needs Glaucoma Surgery: Now What?

Murray Fingeret, OD

There are numerous triggers for referral. […]

Kinder, Gentler Topical Glaucoma Drugs

Leon Nehmad, OD, MSW

Less toxic preservatives and unit dosing can help improve adherence, but cost is an issue. […]

Visual Fields and OCT Scans Disagree

Robert J. Noecker, MD, MBA

Which do I believe? It depends. […]

A New Option in Nonpenetrating Glaucoma Surgery: Two US Perspectives

Robert J. Noecker, MD, MBA, and Alan L. Robin, MD

Simple, Safe Approach […]

The Use of Visual Fields in Moderate to Advanced Glaucoma

Murray Fingeret, OD

Monitoring disease progression becomes difficult when structural loss becomes significant. Perimetry can fulfill that need. […]

Perimeter Technology for Early Glaucoma Detection

John G. Flanagan, PhD, MCOptom

Selective perimetry combined with standard automated perimetry is proving reliable for assessing glaucomatous damage. […]

Multicolor OCT: Improving Diagnostic Ability and Educating Patients

Sanjay G. Asrani, MD

The phrase “a picture is worth a thousand words” has never been more true. […]

Childhood Glaucoma Associated With Developmental Ocular and Systemic Disorders

David S. Walton, MD

Preventing blindness requires recognizing the abnormalities associated with this group of diseases. […]

The Role of Combination Therapy in Glaucoma Management

Mark R. Parsons, OD, and Walter Whitley, OD, MBA

Individualizing therapy decisions will help patients achieve maximal benefit. […]

Talk to Your Patient, Doc!

George L. Spaeth, MD; Parul Ichhpujani, MD; and Shibal Bhartiya, MD

Communication is the key to unlocking all doors. […]

Angle-Closure Glaucoma and Plateau Iris Syndrome

David M. Hicks, OD

The use of an over-the-counter cold remedy likely caused pupil dilation leading to acute angle closure. […]

New Multifunction Perimetry Device Combines Kinetic and Static Testing

E. Randy Craven, MD

Software and hardware advancements improve integration and clinical utility. […]

The Promise of a New Glaucoma Device

Richard A. Lewis, MD

The iStent could provide a new option for glaucoma patients, and its safety and efficacy are very appealing. […]

Highlights From Glaucoma Today

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Bilateral Contemporaneous Posner-Schlossman Syndrome With Advanced Chronic Open-Angle Glaucoma

Austin R. Lifferth, OD

The diagnosis of PSS can be difficult to make because the disease shares similar characteristics observed in other forms of glauco […]