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Emerging Trends in Glaucoma Research

Available from: 1/03/2019

Where to publish: mivision Publication and

Provider: Mivision

Contact: Nikki Byrne, [E], [P] 02 8336 8616

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the role of trabecular meshwork and aqueous outflow research in therapies for glaucoma.
  • Understand the mechanisms and clinical outcomes of Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MiGS) devices
  • Review the mechanisms and research into novel glaucoma drug targets and delivery options
  • Understand the IOP-independent mechanisms of ganglion cell death, and how this is leading to development of potential new therapeutic targets
  • Understand developments in glaucoma genetics
  • Understand the influence of visual co-morbidities in glaucoma on quality of life, and how best to manage these.

Max points awarded: 2.00

Session Information

Emerging Trends in Glaucoma Research
Activity Type
Independent Learning with Assessment
Points for attending & Passing Assessment

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
Emerging Trends in Glaucoma ResearchIndependent Learning with AssessmentYesNo2.00

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