Glaucoma treatment still poses many obstacles

January 15, 2004

The treatment of glaucoma and the results obtained are improving, but there are still challenges facing physicians and patients, according to Harry A. Quigley, MD, the A. Edward Maumenee professor, the Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore. He presented his view of the direction that glaucoma treatment is heading here at the American Academy of Ophthalmology's glaucoma subspecialty day meeting.