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Glaucoma Management

Managing Hypotony After Trabeculectomy

Very low intraocular pressure following surgery can have serious visual consequences. These strategies can help prevent trouble.

Glaucoma Surgery 101: Tips and Pearls

Sometimes small changes can make surgery go more smoothly. One surgeon shares some of what she’s learned.

Steroids for Glaucoma: Both Friend and Foe

These drugs can be both beneficial and harmful—and their effects can vary from patient to patient.

Alternative Surgeries for Uveitic Glaucoma

Studies suggest that alternatives to trabeculectomy and tube shunts may sometimes work very well.

Managing Glaucoma with Structure and Function

Learning the strengths and weaknesses of OCTs and visual fields makes it possible to follow progression much more effectively.

Should Your Patient Still Be Driving?

New data reveals that some parts of the visual field may be more associated with driving difficulty than others.

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.