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New objective endpoints enable better-focused, shorter trials on neuroprotective agents

June 11, 2014
NICE, France — Advances in optical coherence tomography may help establish new, objective endpoints for clinical trials of neuroprotective…
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Patients' risk attitudes should factor into treatment decision-making

June 11, 2014
NICE, France — In making decisions concerning glaucoma treatment and target IOP, patients’ risk attitudes should play a role, according…
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Long-term efficacy, health economic studies needed for glaucoma microstents

June 11, 2014
NICE, France – Glaucoma microstents are a step in the right direction, but their long-term efficacy and economic value still need to be…
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Health economics data show high impact of indirect costs from progressive glaucoma

June 11, 2014
NICE, France — Glaucoma demographics and health economics studies show high costs related to progressive glaucoma, the greatest of which are…
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Finland's visually impaired population will grow, despite glaucoma prevention progress

June 10, 2014
NICE, France — In spite of the favorable progress made in the prevention of glaucoma-related blindness, Finland will face the challenge of an…
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Simple communication techniques help doctors address glaucoma medication compliance

June 10, 2014
NICE, France — Learning communication skills allows physicians to improve patients’ risk awareness, compliance with glaucoma medications…
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Glaucoma specialist clarifies true meaning of a risk factor

June 10, 2014
NICE, France — It is important to have a clear concept of what risk factors are and what they are not, according to a speaker here.
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European Glaucoma Society releases new guidelines for glaucoma

June 9, 2014
NICE, France — The fourth edition of the Terminology and Guidelines for Glaucoma was presented and made available during the 2014 European…