September/October 2004


In this Issue

Glaucoma Today


Lifestyle Changes and Glaucoma

Counseling patients on how these alterations may affect glaucomatous disease.

By Robert J. Noecker, MD

The New Glaucoma Surgeries

Nonpenetrating surgery and novel, investigational, Schlemm’s canal shunting devices reduce dependence on the healing whims of the conjunctiva.

By Thomas W. Samuelson, MD

The Uniocular Trial Myth

Debunking the dogma underlying the monocular drug trial.

By Tony Realini, MD

Koniocellular Pathway Damage in Glaucoma

Ocular hypertension affects the blue/yellow neurons.

By Yeni H. Yücel, MD, PhD; Robert N. Weinreb, MD; Paul L. Kaufman, MD; and Neeru Gupta, MD, PhD

Sturge-Weber Syndrome and Glaucoma

By Lisa A. Herrygers, MD

5 Questions With David L. Epstein, MD

By David L. Epstein, MD

An Evaluation of Ultrasonic Pachymeters

Assistance in selecting a unit.

By Leon W. Herndon, MD

Pericardial Patch Melting

A complication of drainage device surgery.

By Marlene R. Moster, MD; Jeffrey D. Henderer, MD; and Augusto Azuara-Blanco, MD, PhD, FRCSEd

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