Scientific Program - Glaucoma

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Glaucoma
Retina Anterior Segment Other
FRIDAY, APRIL 1, 2016
HALL C
10:45-12:15
GLAUCOMA I | Diagnosis and Monitoring
Chairs: Francesca Cordeiro, UK and Anders Heijl, Sweden
10:45-11:15 Optic nerve / NFL imaging best suited for
10:45-10:55 Diagnostic tool: Anders Heijl, Sweden
10:55-11:05 Determining rate of progression: Gordana Sunaric Mégevand, Switzerland
11:05-11:15 Discussion
11:15-11:45 Home IOP monitoring
11:15-11:25 Revolutionary step forward: Shimon Kurtz, Israel
11:25-11:35 Enormous headache: Anton Hommer, Austria
11:35-11:45 Discussion
11:45-12:15 Best Strategy for detection
11:45-11:55 Screen to find earliest stage: Francesca Cordeiro, UK
11:55-12:05 Concentrate on identifying manifest glaucoma to treat: Gordana Sunaric Mégevand, Switzerland
12:05-12:15 Discussion
12:15-12:45 Lunch Box Pick-Up
SATURDAY, APRIL 2, 2016
HALL C
09:00-10:30
GLAUCOMA II | Management; Medical and Surgical
Chairs: L. Jay Katz, USA and Zbigniew Zagorski, Poland
09:00-09:30 Early Glaucoma Management in the Elderly
09:00-09:10 Observation for rate of progression: Anders Heijl, Sweden
09:10-09:20 Med 1st : Anton Hommer, Austria
09:20-09:30 SLT 1st: L. Jay Katz, USA
09:30-10:00 Best Surgical innovation
09:30-09:40 Tube or/and trab in pseudophakia; I use trabs, if not effective I use tube as a second option: Tomasz Zarnowski, Poland
09:40-09:50 MIGS: L. Jay Katz, USA
09:50-10:00 Discussion
10:00-10:30 Glaucoma drugs beyond IOP
10:00-10:10 Neuroprotection / enhanced perfusion: Francesca Cordeiro, UK
10:10-10:20 On the contrary give me another drug to lower IOP with injections or depot platform: Shimon Kurtz, Israel
10:20-10:30 Discussion
10:30-10:45 Visit to Exhibition & Coffee and Refreshment Break