Surgery

How surgeons can improve when using their nondominant hand

For ophthalmologists, practice makes perfect in becoming ambidextrous.

Clear lens extraction surgery: Pinpointing the optimal time in glaucoma patients

The traditional treatment for primary angle-closure (PAC) and PAC glaucoma (PACG) is laser peripheral iridotomy (LPI) to facilitate aqueous outflow followed by medical treatment with drops to decrease the intraocular pressure (IOP).

Treating PAC, PAC glaucoma with CLE

During the 2021 Glaucoma 360 meeting, Ruth D. Williams, MD, speaks on the highlights and key findings from the EAGLE study, which showed clear lens extraction surgery may be a better initial treatment for some glaucoma patients.