Glaucoma Drugs and Updates

Tuesday, June 30th, 5:30 PM PDT   

Presented by Pinakin Davey, OD, PhD, FAAO

COPE # 67871-GL     1 HR     $10.00

Description: 

This course covers the new drugs and new modalities of treatment that are FDA approved in the last 2-3 years. This course will also discuss pivotal studies that provide new clinical information about the selective laser trabeculoplasty and its use in open angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension.

Course learning objectives: 

This highly interactive course will cover current and latest development in the field. There will time to ask specific, detailed questions on topics covered and interest to the participants.

        • Understand and recollect the mechanism of action of nitric oxide donating drugs
        • Understand and recollect the IOP lowering effects, side effects profile and dose requirements of latanoprostene bunod
        • Understand and recollect the mechanism of action of rho kinase inhibitors and fixed combination of netarsudil and latanoprost
        • Understand and recollect the IOP lowering effects, side effects profile and dose requirements of rho kinase inhibitors and fixed combination of netarsudil and latanoprost
        • recollect the dose response of intracameral bimatoprost injection and clinical application
        • Understand the new LIGHT trials about efficacy and retreatment of Selective laser trabeculoplasty

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Pinakin Davey, OD, PhD, FAAO

Professor of Optometry, Western University of Health Sciences