Free online JOG access for members of WGA affiliated Glaucoma Societies
This collaboration joins together the world’s premier journal for glaucoma research and the largest international society for glaucoma, representing over 11,000 members and 90 glaucoma societies from around the world.
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Exposure of the glaucoma drainage device tube is a late complication, which results in increased risk of endophthalmitis.This video by Gowri J Murthy and Jyoti Kattige, presented at the WGC-2017 Film Festival, demonstrates various surgical modalities of management of tube exposure. ow.ly/2RYv50iAbTp ... See MoreSee Less
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Have you submitted your glaucoma themed film for the #WGC2019 Film Festival? The October 1st deadline is just around the corner, so make sure to send us your movie in time. ow.ly/yxtb50iAbEf ... See MoreSee Less
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Come and meet WGA in Vienna, where we will be at the Congress of European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. We look forward to seeing you there from 22-26 September 2018. ow.ly/BvSL50iAbn0 ... See MoreSee Less
Dr P. Williams highlights the important issue that at the current stage there are no neuroprotective strategies in glaucoma. Speaking about glaucoma as a metabolic optic neuropathy, he emphasizes that RGCs are particularly vulnerable to metabolic and physical stress. Metabolism and mitochondrial health decline with age and is also exacerbated by periods of elevated IOP. Targeting neuronal metabolic decline and mitochondria may offer safe, neuroprotective treatments for glaucoma and also other age-related neurodegenerative diseases. ow.ly/F7id50iAa5D ... See MoreSee Less
A tip for your downtime before and after #WGC2019. Visit Melbourne’s world-class arts and cultural heritage institutions. ... See MoreSee Less
You have less than three weeks left to submit your abstract for #WGC2019. Be part of this ground breaking event and submit before the deadline: October 1, 2018 11:59 pm, GMT+2. ow.ly/SAgS50iA9Iy ... See MoreSee Less
Prof Dr Eugenio J. Maul introduces that phaco surgery in small eyes today is no longer considered a nightmare – using topical anesthesia, pre-op Mannitol if necessary, proper IOL calculation formula, etc. However, postoperatively even several years after surgery, angle closure glaucoma might develop. Clinical cases are discussed describing various problems and possible solutions.
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Congratulations Dr. maul
Flight discounts are available for #WGC2019 through oneworld, the official airline alliance of the congress. Keep in mind that flight prices are set to increase soon, so register today and book your flights with your discount code.
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Take a break after attending the #WGC2019 4 day conference and discover the city’s neighbourhoods with some great food and drinks options.
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