Research team creates

Research team creates goggle-like device that can test for glaucoma NEWS DESK/ THE JAPAN NEWS/ASIA NEWS NETWORK Glaucoma patients gradually lose their vision. The goggles, which can diagnose the eye condition through a simpler process, were developed by researchers...

Dry eye gains importance

Dry eye gains importance in glaucoma care New treatments and greater awareness are making dry eye an even more important part of glaucoma care, according to Richard Lewis, MD, of Sacramento Eye Consultants. “The treatment has really improved,” said Dr. Lewis at the...

What do the numbers–

What do the numbers tell us about the iStent? More studies and longer-term follow-up continue to show good results for glaucoma patients implanted with the MIGS device.  Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, February 10, 2017 Robert J. Cionni, MD As a cataract surgeon, my...

Number of glaucoma cases

Number of glaucoma cases projected to increase Glaucoma, commonly referred to as the “sneak thief of sight,” currently affects nearly three million people ages 40 and older, according to the Prevent Blindness report, “Future of Vision: Forecasting...
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