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Glaucoma Management

Should Your Glaucoma Patients Be Driving?

Glaucomatous damage can eventually make your patient a dangerous driver. Here's how to stay on top of the situation.

The Fluid Wave: Evaluating Canal Surgery

Creating an episcleral venous fluid wave during canal surgery can help surgeons predict the likelihood of success.

Meeting the Needs of the Emerging ‘Super Senior’

Elderly patients are an ever-increasing part of our patient populations, bringing special challenges and considerations.

Goniosynechialysis: Beyond Angle Opening

If peripheral anterior synechiae are present, simply opening a narrow angle may not restore trabecular outflow. GSL can help.

When Glaucoma Patients Have Cataract Surgery

These individuals should not be treated as standard cataract patients; extra attention is required.

Branded vs. Generic: Proceed With Caution

Despite the best intentions of the FDA, generic versions of drugs are not always identical to their branded counterparts.

Glaucoma in the Clinic: What Not to Miss

With more patients and less time, clinicians need a high-priority checklist to make sure nothing important is overlooked.

NTG: The Nocturnal Blood Pressure Factor

Evidence indicates that large dips in blood pressure at night correlate with progression in normal-tension glaucoma patients.

Hysteresis: A Powerful Tool for Glaucoma Care

​Clinical data suggests that this measurement may be a valuable indicator of risk—and how a patient will respond to medication.

Macular Damage: The Diagnostic Missing Link

Clinicians seldom look for early damage in the macula, but recent work indicates that such damage can indeed be there.