Glaucoma Articles and Lectures

Glaucoma articles needed for discussion on your rotation as well as summary of lecture slides can be downloaded here.  Articles are copyrighted and summary of lecture material is for your personal use only; a password should have been provided to you.  If you do not have a password, please contact me.

Glaucoma Articles

Required Articles:

  • Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study (OHTS)
  • Adavanced Glaucoma Intervention (AGIS)

Optional Articles:

Major Prospective Trials

  • Collaborative Normal-Tension Glaucoma Study (CNTGS)
  • Collarborative Initial Glaucoma Treatment Study (CIGTS)
  • Early Manifest Glaucoma Trial (EMGT)
  • Tube vervus Trabeculectomy Study (TVT)
  • Ahmed Baerveldt Comparison Study (ABC)

Clinical Glaucoma

  • Optic disc hemorrhage and glaucoma progression
  • Blebitis management
  • Myopic tilted discs

Surgical Glaucoma

  • Releaseable sutures
  • Tube position relative to the optic nerve
  • Bleb repair techniques
  • Optic nerve snuff out syndrome

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Glaucoma Lectures

  • Primary open angle glaucoma
  • Acute angle closure glaucoma
  • Anterior segment lasers
  • Gonioscopy
  • Humphrey visual field
    • Glaucoma visual field cases
    • Neuro-ophthalmology visual field cases

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