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What's causing your vertigo? Goggles may help with diagnosis


Vertigo is a form of severe dizziness that can result in a loss of balance, a feeling of falling, trouble walking or standing, or nausea. There is more than … Read the rest

Iris Metastasis


This case report describes a 54-year-old man with blurred vision in his left eye and a fan-shaped mass on the inferior iris surface.

Glaucoma 360 Keynote – 2018 New Horizons Forum: Ike Ahmed, MD


Ike K. Ahmed, MD delivered the Keynote Lecture at the 7th annual Glaucoma 360 New Horizons Forum in San Francisco on February 9, 2018. His topic was “Interventional Glaucoma: … Read the rest

Surgical Outcomes of Phacoemulsification Followed by iStent Implantation Versus Goniotomy With the Kahook Dual Blade in Patients With Mild Primary Open-angle Glaucoma With a Minimum of 12-Month Follow-up


To study surgical outcomes after combined phacoemulsification with either iStent implantation or goniotomy using the Kahook Dual Blade (KDB) with a minimum of 12 months of follow-up.
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Revision to common view on how retinal cells in mammals process light


Scientists say that new experiments with mouse eye tissues strongly suggest that a longstanding ‘textbook concept’ about the way a mammal’s retina processes light needs a rewrite.

Glaucoma 360 Keynote – 2016 New Horizons Forum: Richard Lewis, MD


Richard A. Lewis, MD delivered the Glaucoma 360 New Horizons Forum keynote lecture in San Francisco on January 29, 2016.

Accuracy of Tonopen Versus iCare in Human Cadaveric Eyes With Edematous Corneas Over a Wide Range of Intraocular Pressures


The purpose of this study was to compare the accuracy of 2 portable tonometers, Tonopen and iCare, in extreme corneal edema, while also accounting for the location of … Read the rest

A Case Report of Complete Blockage of a Baerveldt Glaucoma Implant Following Insertion of a 3-0 Supramid Suture


The aim of this study was to present a case of a Baerveldt glaucoma implant lumen being completely occluded with a 3-0 Supramid stent suture.
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Evaluation of Ocular Surface Disease in Patients With Glaucoma: Clinical Parameters, Self Report Assessment, and Keratograph Analysis


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Kahook Dual Blade (KDB) in Severe and Refractory Glaucoma


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