September/October 2018

 

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UP FRONT

Chief Medical Editor's Page

The Hard Truth About Innovation

By Iqbal Ike K. Ahmed, MD, FRCSC

THE LITERATURE

Quality of Life for Glaucoma Patients

What reduces the quality of life of treated glaucoma patients, and what worries them?

By Stephen Walters, MD; and Lama Al-Aswad, MD, MPH

FEATURE

Endothelial Cell Loss and MIGS: What We Know and Don’t Know

By Georges M. Durr, MD, FRCSC; and Iqbal Ike K. Ahmed, MD, FRCSC

MIGS in Residency

Surgical management of glaucoma is no longer limited to glaucoma specialists.

By Manjool Shah, MD

CASE FILES

Preperimetric Pigmentary Glaucoma

Panelists get two cracks at this tough case.

By Steven R. Sarkisian Jr, MD; Jason Bacharach, MD; and Marco Reyes, MD

RESIDENTS & FELLOWS

Sick or Not Sick?

Subjective factors are often more important than objective measures.

By Dan Liu, MD

COVER FOCUS

THE FRINGE: QUALITY OF LIFE BEYOND GLAUCOMA CARE

Premium Cataract Surgery in Glaucomatous Eyes: Where I Stand

Surgeons weigh in on the use of certain cataract technologies and techniques in patients with glaucoma.

By Michael Greenwood, MD; Joseph F. Panarelli, MD; and Rachel Lee, MD

Cosmetic Surgery in the Glaucoma Patient

No strict contraindications exist, but attention to fine detail is required.

By Loreley D. Smith, MD; and Steven M. Couch, MD, FACS

Treating OSD in Glaucomatous Eyes

Physicians can treat the ocular surface without derailing topical glaucoma regimens.

By Justin Schweitzer, OD, FAAO

Lifestyle Modifications

Patients often ask, “Is there anything else I can do?”

By Jordan Stanley, MD; and Leonard K. Seibold, MD

PRACTICE POINTERS

Potential Pitfalls of Electronic Health Records: A Lawyer’s Perspective

EHRs can be a boon for medical practices, but their use is not without hazards.

By Victoria M. Wallace, JD
 

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