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Glaucoma Management

The Pros and Cons of Preservatives

Preservatives such as BAK can be hard on your patients’ corneas, but the alternatives sometimes raise practical concerns.

Are Two MIGS Surgeries Better Than One?

Using multiple stents or combining options that affect different pathways may increase their pressure-lowering capacity.

Taking Control: Lifestyle Choices and Glaucoma

Patients often ask what they can do to help combat their disease—besides medications and surgery. Here are some options.

Preserving Vision in Neovascular Glaucoma

To effectively manage this disease, be sure to address the underlying causes, not just the elevated pressure.

Is Your Anti-hypertensive Treatment Working?

It’s tempting to decide whether or not our treatment is working at the first post-treatment visit—but that could be a mistake.

Optimizing Glaucoma Progression Analysis

Statistical analysis of progression can be misleading unless the doctor compensates for changes in the patient’s condition.

Mitomycin-C: The Injection Alternative

Applying the anti-scarring agent in this manner appears to be safe and may have advantages over using sponges.

10 Ways to Optimize Treatment with SLT

This increasingly utilized procedure allows for a significant reduction in IOP without impacting the patient’s quality of life.

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.

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