In this Issue
Clinicians discuss how to raise the bar on this crucial component of care.
CHIEF MEDICAL EDITOR’S PAGE
By Steven D. Vold, MD
By Noga Harizman, MD, and Kateki Vinod, MD
CLINICIAN SCIENTIST’S CORNER
Continuous monitoring would allow clinicians to develop a more complete IOP profile on which to base long-term treatment goals for patients.
By Leonard K. Seibold, MD; Kaweh Mansouri, MD, MPH; Jeffrey R. SooHoo, MD; and Malik Y. Kahook, MD
By Shakeel Shareef, MD, and Morgan Renner, MD, MPH
Sonic energy and the modified delivery of laser energy appear to be the next wave.
By Jeffrey A. Kammer, MD
By Iqbal Ike K. Ahmed, MD, FRCSC
By Miho Nozaki, MD, PhD
Refined perimetric analysis confirms that the brain coordinates bilateral glaucomatous neurodegeneration to optimize the surviving binocular visual field.
By William Eric Sponsel, MD
An increase in life expectancy means more need for eye care as the population ages.
By Norbert Pfeiffer, MD, PhD
COVER STORIES: THE ASSESSMENT OF GLAUCOMATOUS DISEASE
An in-office method for examining the visual pathway.
By Mary Anne Ahluwalia, DO, and Steven D. Vold, MD
A justification for evaluating the visual field.
By Chris A. Johnson, PhD
Future advances in OCT may make it possible to evaluate the functionality of the collector system.
By Larry Kagemann, PhD, and Joel S. Schuman, MD
Advanced imaging technologies and therapeutic options make blood flow measurement a prime consideration in glaucoma monitoring.
By Ahmad A. Aref, MD; Yali Jia, PhD; and David Huang, MD, PhD
Imaging devices are useful for further screening after first-line diagnostic assessment.
By Shan Lin, MD
Topographic measurements can provide valuable information for several stages of glaucoma management.
By Andrew J. Tatham, FRCOphth, FRCS(Ed), and Felipe A. Medeiros, MD, PhD
An essential imaging modality for diagnosis, monitoring, and management of the disease.
By Nathan M. Radcliffe, MD, and Syed Amal Hussnain, MD
By Soosan Jacob, MS, FRCS, DNB
RESIDENTS AND FELLOWS
By Meng Lu, MD
Ophthalmologists need to research candidates running for office before voting in the 2014 midterm elections.