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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.

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.

In-Clinic IOP: How Much Does It Tell Us?

Determining the clinical value of mean vs. peak IOP—and the possible importance of IOP fluctuation—remains a challenge.

The Forgotten Piece in the Compliance Puzzle

Getting your glaucoma patients to come in as recommended may be just as important as proper medication use.

SLT Today: An Effective Alternative to Drops

Laser trabeculoplasty continues to gain favor as a reliable means to reduce intraocular pressure.

Trabeculectomy Postop: Staying on Track

With this procedure, the toughest challenges for the surgeon often occur after the surgery.