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Research & Reviews  25,267 results

Canaloplasty for the treatment of primary open-angle glaucoma: A protocol of systematic...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000020408
Medicine Sun P, Liu HW et. al.

Jun 1st, 2020 - Canaloplasty has been reported to manage primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) effectively. However, no study has specifically and systematically investigated the efficacy and safety of canaloplasty for the treatment of POAG. Thus, this study will sy...

Structural assessment of the optic nerve in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndr...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1120672120926859
European Journal of Ophthalmology; Uslu H, Kanra AY et. al.

Jun 1st, 2020 - Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome has been identified as a possible risk factor for optic nerve pathology such as glaucoma, nonarteritic ischemic optic neuropathy, and optic disk edema. Accordingly, we aimed to evaluate structural changes of the ap...

The cost and quality of life impact of glaucoma in Tanzania: An observational study.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0232796
PloS One; Murdoch I, Smith AF et. al.

Jun 1st, 2020 - To determine the cost and quality of life impact imposed by glaucoma in Tanzania, East Africa. An expert panel of eye health professionals was convened to agree current glaucoma practice in Tanzania. In addition a structured patient survey was dev...

Challenges and Lessons for Managing Glaucoma during COVID-19 Pandemic: Perspectives fro...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2020.05.042
Ophthalmology Husain R, Zhang X et. al.

Jun 1st, 2020 - Challenges and Lessons for Managing Glaucoma during COVID-19 Pandemic: Perspectives from Asia.|2020|Husain R,Zhang X,Aung T,|

Point-wise correlations between 10-2 Humphrey visual field and OCT data in open angle g...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41433-020-0989-7
Eye (London, England); Cirafici P, Maiello G et. al.

May 31st, 2020 - Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) is a powerful instrument for helping clinicians detect and monitor glaucoma. The aim of this study was to provide a detailed mapping of the relationships between visual field (VF) sensitivities and measures of re...

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Guidelines  21 results

Association of Statin Use and High Serum Cholesterol Levels With Risk of Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma
https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaophthalmology/article-abstract/2732293
JAMA Ophthalmology; Kang,J.,et al

May 1st, 2019 - Question Are self-reported elevated cholesterol level and statin use associated with risk of primary open-angle glaucoma? Findings In this population-based cohort study of 886 incident cases of primary open-angle glaucoma from 136 782 participa...

The Effect of Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Agents on Intraocular Pressure and Gla...
https://www.aao.org/ophthalmic-technology-assessment/effect-of-anti-vascular-endothelial-growth-factor-
AAO OTAC Glaucoma Panel

Jan 6th, 2019 - Intravitreal injection of anti-VEGF agents results in an immediate and transient increase in IOP. A long-term increase in IOP also may be seen, and further studies are needed to determine at-risk populations.

American Glaucoma Society
http://www.americanglaucomasociety.net/

Apr 16th, 2017 - The American Glaucoma Society (AGS) is comprised of Glaucoma Specialists dedicated to sharing clinical and scientific information for the benefit of patients, colleagues, fellows and residents. AGS members are glaucoma clinicians, surgeons, and sc...

Staying away from the optic nerve: a formula for modifying glaucoma drainage device sur...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaapos.2016.09.027
Journal of AAPOS : the Official Publication of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus; Margeta MA, Kuo AN et. al.

Jan 20th, 2017 - To provide guidelines for safe implantation of glaucoma drainage devices (GDDs) in small and pediatric eyes to avoid contact between the optic nerve (ON) and the posterior edge of the GDD plate. We developed a formula for calculating limbus-to-ON ...

Medical Marijuana: Know the Legalities of Prescribing
https://www.physicianspractice.com/law-malpractice/medical-marijuana-know-legalities-prescribing

Feb 15th, 2016 - The legalization of medical marijuana in 23 states (and counting) has given patients suffering from seizure disorders, nerve damage, glaucoma and cancer treatment a much-needed weapon in the war against pain. It has also left doctors uneasy, to sa...

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Drugs  377 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  26,965 results

Canaloplasty for the treatment of primary open-angle glaucoma: A protocol of systematic...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000020408
Medicine Sun P, Liu HW et. al.

Jun 1st, 2020 - Canaloplasty has been reported to manage primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) effectively. However, no study has specifically and systematically investigated the efficacy and safety of canaloplasty for the treatment of POAG. Thus, this study will sy...

Structural assessment of the optic nerve in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndr...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1120672120926859
European Journal of Ophthalmology; Uslu H, Kanra AY et. al.

Jun 1st, 2020 - Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome has been identified as a possible risk factor for optic nerve pathology such as glaucoma, nonarteritic ischemic optic neuropathy, and optic disk edema. Accordingly, we aimed to evaluate structural changes of the ap...

The cost and quality of life impact of glaucoma in Tanzania: An observational study.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0232796
PloS One; Murdoch I, Smith AF et. al.

Jun 1st, 2020 - To determine the cost and quality of life impact imposed by glaucoma in Tanzania, East Africa. An expert panel of eye health professionals was convened to agree current glaucoma practice in Tanzania. In addition a structured patient survey was dev...

Challenges and Lessons for Managing Glaucoma during COVID-19 Pandemic: Perspectives fro...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2020.05.042
Ophthalmology Husain R, Zhang X et. al.

Jun 1st, 2020 - Challenges and Lessons for Managing Glaucoma during COVID-19 Pandemic: Perspectives from Asia.|2020|Husain R,Zhang X,Aung T,|

Point-wise correlations between 10-2 Humphrey visual field and OCT data in open angle g...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41433-020-0989-7
Eye (London, England); Cirafici P, Maiello G et. al.

May 31st, 2020 - Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) is a powerful instrument for helping clinicians detect and monitor glaucoma. The aim of this study was to provide a detailed mapping of the relationships between visual field (VF) sensitivities and measures of re...

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News  1,329 results

Which Specialties Are at Highest Risk for Contracting COVID-19?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/930553

May 13th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The doctor in China who risked his job to warn the world about COVID-19 was not a frontline emergency medicine or ICU doctor. Li Wenliang, MD, was...

Is Kahook Dual Blade Goniotomy a Better Option for Glaucoma?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929320

Apr 30th, 2020 - Goniotomy was greeted as a step forward in the treatment of pediatric glaucoma, but it has been less successful in achieving sustained intraocular pressure (IOP) reductions in adult patients with glaucoma, who often experience increasing IOP after...

Consider Medication Washout for Some Glaucoma Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929567

Apr 28th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Patients with uveitic glaucoma (UG) whose intraocular pressure (IOP) is under control and do not have uveitis recurrence may benefit from ocular hypotensive treatment washout, new findings show. Stopping hypotensive tre...

Virtual Reality Gives Clinicians a Window on Glaucoma Patients' Deficits
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927289

Mar 22nd, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Virtual reality simulations can provide eye care professionals with a window on the kinds of deficits glaucoma patients experience in daily life, a new study suggests. In an experiment, nearly 100 glaucoma patients participated ...

FDA OKs First Biodegradable Implant to Lower Intraocular Pressure
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/926325

Mar 4th, 2020 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Allergan's bimatoprost implant (Durysta), the first intracameral biodegradable sustained-release implant designed to lower intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients with open-angle glaucoma (OAG)...

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Patient Education  37 results see all →