November/December 2017

 

In this Issue

Wish List

What glaucoma patients really want

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UP FRONT

Chief Medical Editor’s Page

A Fond Farewell

By Steven D. Vold, MD

Editors Page

Words of Thanks

By Gillian McDermott, MA

THE LITERATURE

The Literature

By Jing Wang, MD, FRCSC, and Chelvin Sng, MBBChir, FRCEd

INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVES

Reaching out

Grow your skills and help surgeons in the developing world put a dent in the backlog of cataract cases.

By Zaiba Malik, MD

CHALLENGING CASES

Postsurgical Progression

By Michael Greenwood, MD, and Russell Swan, MD

TECHNOLOGY TODAY

IOP-Reducing “Electroceutical” Eyeglasses Are Generating Buzz

A novel device, in early development, relies on electronic stimulation to decrease IOP.

By Rochelle Nataloni, Senior Writer

RESIDENTS AND FELLOWS

First, Do No Harm

By Arkadiy Yadgarov, MD

COVER FOCUS: Wish List

Deep Impact

How being diagnosed with glaucoma and coping with the disease affect patients’ quality of life.

By Geoffrey T. Emerick, MD

Lifestyle Recommendations

What advice can we give?

By Cynthia Mattox, MD

There Is More to Satisfying Patients Than Reducing IOP

An artfully executed clinic experience shows patients you care.

By John Berdahl, MD

Patients’ Treatment Preferences

For most patients, starting an eye drop is the simplest first step.

By Atalie C. Thompson, MD, MPH, and Kelly W. Muir, MD, MHS

Attention to Prevention

Opportunities to increase glaucoma awareness and enhance early detection.

By Constance O. Okeke, MD, MSCE

Outside the Office

Access to support and education beyond their scheduled visits can provide the comfort that patients need.

By James C. Tsai, MD, MBA

As Vision Dims

Current perspectives on managing glaucoma patients with low vision rehabilitation.

By Kara Hanson, OD, FAAO

INSIDE EYETUBE.NET

After Hours

New technology helps patients and physicians monitor IOP outside the office.

By Jonathan S. Myers, MD

THE BACK PAGE

Reading Lists

By Richard Lewis, MD; Robert N. Weinreb, MD; John Berdahl, MD; and Donald L. Budenz, MD, MPH
 

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