January/February 2019

 

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Differential Diagnosis

Tracing the Roots of Clinical Uncertainties

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UP FRONT

Chief Medical Editor’s Page

Perspectives in Empathy

By Iqbal Ike K. Ahmed, MD, FRCSC

THE LITERATURE

How Common Systemic Diseases Play Into Glaucomatous Optic Neuropathy

Research sheds light on glaucoma in patients with diabetes or blood pressure abnormalities.

By Jonathan Hernandez, MD; and Jason Bacharach, MD

RESIDENTS & FELLOWS

Professional Networking: A How-To Guide

An established plan with specific goals helps in building valuable connections.

By Zaiba Malik, MD

MIGS MUSINGS

A Practical Approach to MIGS

In an urban private practice, patients’ socioeconomic status plays a prominent role in treatment decision-making.

By Jeremy M. Cotliar, MD

CASE FILES

Subtle Rim Thinning in a Glaucoma Suspect

Is treatment indicated in this asymptomatic patient?

By Devesh K. Varma, B ENG, MD, FRCSC; David S. Friedman, MD, MPH, PhD; and Manjool Shah, MD

FEATURE

Community Vision Screening

A closer look at the potential impact and ideal framework.

By Elaine Han; Alexandra E. Levitt, MD, MPH; and Richard K. Lee, MD, PhD

PATIENT FOCUS

Self-Sufficiency for People With Visual Disabilities: There’s an App for That

Harnessing the power of smartphone cameras and on-call volunteers to bring the world into better focus.

By Cynthia Matossian, MD, FACS

COVER FOCUS

Differential Diagnosis: Tracing the Roots of Clinical Uncertainties

Pseudotumor Cerebri and Papilledema

An overview of this perplexing syndrome and its hallmark presentation.

By Rui Wang; Ashwini Kini, MD; Bayan Al Othman, MD; and Andrew G. Lee, MD

Thyroid Eye Disease

Timely diagnosis is the key to controlling this autoimmune condition.

By Steven M. Couch, MD, FACS

NAION: What to Do and When

In the setting of new visual acuity OR visual field loss and a swollen optic disc, how should patients be evaluated and managed by the comprehensive ophthalmologist or glaucoma specialist?

By Prem S. Subramanian, MD, PhD

Masqueraders of Glaucoma

By Mark S. Dikopf, MD; Pete Setabutr, MD; Thasarat S. Vajaranant, MD; and Shandiz Tehrani, MD, PhD

TECHNICAL TALK

Transscleral MicroPulse CPC in Open-Angle Glaucoma

By Fahad Khan, MD; and Rohit Krishna, MD

IN THE BACK

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