Glaucoma

In a survey of 1051 adult patients with glaucoma from the United States, 53% said that had to delay or cancel a glaucoma appointment in the first months of the pandemic.

The online National COVID-19 Glaucoma Impact Survey was conducted by the Glaucoma Research Foundation over 4 days in May.

Key findings include:

-36% were not confident that…


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Conference Roundup

  1. May 20, 2020

Perceived Medication Volume Impacts Satisfaction in Patients with Glaucoma

Patients with glaucoma were more satisfied with their treatment when receiving the highest volume of medication, indicating a correlation between perceived medication volume and satisfaction, according to a poster presented at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (…

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  1. Jun 05, 2020

What day of the week is IOP lowest?

Intraocular pressure (IOP) varies by season with significantly higher IOPs noted in winter compared with summer months, according to a study published in the British Journal of Ophthalmology. In addition, researcher found IOP to be lower on Friday…