In this Issue
CHIEF MEDICAL EDITOR’S PAGE
By Steven D. Vold, MD
By Christopher C. Teng, MD
By Tatiana C. Franco, MD; Alexander Barash, MS; and Janet B. Serle, MD
Postoperative refractive error can be reduced in patients undergoing combined glaucoma and cataract surgery.
By Robert J. Noecker, MD, MBA
ADVANCES IN GLAUCOMA LASER THERAPY
By Hylton R. Mayer, MD; Brian A. Francis, MD, MS; Jeffrey A. Kammer, MD; and George R. Reiss, MD
An overview of transscleral diode photocoagulation and endocyclophotocoagulation.
By Mildred M. G. Olivier, MD
By Shan C. Lin, MD
A safe and effective treatment for angle closure caused by relative or absolute pupillary block.
By Carla J. Siegfried, MD
This procedure safely widens the angle, and it contributes to the success of other glaucoma procedures.
By Barbara A. Smythe, MD, and Yen Ngo, MD
Laser treatment can help surgeons and patients avoid a return trip to the OR.
By Pedro Cervantes, MD, and Jon Ruderman, MD
Promising initial results require validation in humans.
By Leonard K. Seibold, MD, and Malik Y. Kahook, MD
A systematic approach to glaucoma adherence is needed.
By Robert M. Kinast, MD, and Steven L. Mansberger, MD, MPH
By Nathan M. Radcliffe, MD
Dr. Freedman describes the challenges of treating children with glaucoma and of balancing professional and personal responsibilities.