Journal of Glaucoma

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The Journal of Glaucoma (JOG) is the official journal of the World Glaucoma Association (WGA).

The Journal of Glaucoma is the world’s premier scientific journal for glaucoma research, devoted to new fundamental understandings, innovations in diagnosis and technology, and advancements in glaucoma medical and surgical care. The Journal of Glaucoma is the only scientific journal dedicated to the field of glaucoma that is both indexed and has an impact factor.

New papers appear online within 72 hours of acceptance.

Enjoy free access to the Journal of Glaucoma through your WGA#One account and stay abreast of best practices in glaucoma and the latest developments in the field.


WGA Paper of the Month video from the Journal of Glaucoma

Every month the WGA Associate Advisory Board selects the WGA Paper of the Month video from the Journal of Glaucoma. Watch all the Paper of the Month videos here!

October 2021 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[04:02]
Our guest for this episode is Dawn Lim from the glaucoma service at the National University Hospital of Singapore. Her paper reports the outcomes of Micropulse Cyclophototherapy in Primary Open-angle Glaucoma.   *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: audionautix.com.
August 2021 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[06:59]
Our guest for this episode is Florent Aptel, Professor of Ophthalmology at the University Hospital of Grenoble. His paper compares the quality of instillation of topical treatments from single-dose (SGD) or multidose (MTD) containers in glaucoma patients. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: audionautix.com.
July 2021 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[05:19]
Our guest for this episode is Paul Healey from the University of Sydney, and Westmead and Sydney Eye Hospitals. His paper systematically identifies and quantitatively evaluates the efficacy of iStent devices when performed as a standalone procedure. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: audionautix.com.
June 2021 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[05:44]
Our guest for this episode is Tutul Chakravarti, senior glaucoma consultant at Eye & Glaucoma Care, Kolkata, India. Her paper assesses the agreement between Humphrey Visual Field Analyzer 10-2 and 24-2C test protocols for detecting central glaucomatous defects. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: audionautix.com.
May 2021 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[07:05]
Our guest for this episode is Lisa Hark from Columbia University Department of Ophthalmology in New York City. Her perspectives paper is about the SIGHT studies, which is a multicenter research initiative funded by the CDC Vision Health Initiative to improve eyecare in vulnerable populations. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative … Continue reading
April 2021 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[05:40]
Our guest for this episode is Poemen Chan, from The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. His paper compares the ten-year clinical outcomes of eyes with acute primary angle closure that were randomized to receive either early phacoemulsification or laser peripheral iridotomy.
March 2021 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[07:42]
Our guest for this episode is Tony Realini from the West Virginia University Eye Institute, USA. His paper summarizes the effects of glaucoma and glaucoma therapies on corneal Endothelial cell density.
February 2021 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[03:52]
Our guest for this episode is Sanjeev K. Mittal, Professor & Head of the Department of Ophthalmology at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand. His paper investigates the role of yogic breathing on intraocular pressure in glaucoma patients. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: audionautix.com.
January 2021 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[05:00]
Our guest for this episode is Luigi Fontana from the the Reggio Emilia Hospital University of Modena and Reggio Emilia. His paper compares the outcomes of Trabeculectomy and Gonioscopy Assisted Transluminal Trabeculotomy. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: audionautix.com.
December 2020 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[05:19]
Our guest for this episode is Adi Mohammed Al Owaifeer from King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. His paper investigates the effect of Tube Ligature on the Safety and Efficacy of Ahmed Glaucoma Valve Surgery. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: audionautix.com.
November 2020 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[04:53]
Our guest for this episode is Yanyan Chen from The Eye Hospital, Wenzhou Medical University, China. Her paper investigates the effects of IOP on the aerosol density generated during the use of noncontact tonometry. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: audionautix.com.
October 2020 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[07:55]
Our guest for this episode is Inder Paul Singh from the Eye Centers of Racine & Kenosha , USA. His paper reports the Pooled Efficacy and Safety Profile of Netarsudil Ophthalmic Solution 0.02% in patients with open angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: … Continue reading
September 2020 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[05:39]
Our guest for this episode is Reza Razeghinejad from the Wills Eye Hospital, Glaucoma Service. His paper compares the efficacy and safety of Ahmed and Baerveldt glaucoma drainage devices in uveitic glaucoma. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: audionautix.com.
August 2020 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[04:08]
Our guest for this episode is Ji-Hye Park from the Department of Ophthalmology, Korea University Ansan Hospital. Her paper compares the progression of localized RNFL defects in three different imaging modalities. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: audionautix.com.
July 2020 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[07:10]
Our guest for this episode is Anna Junk from the University of Miami Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. Her paper describes a survey among members of the American Glaucoma Society and the American Optometry Association about their tonometer preferences and disinfection practice. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) … Continue reading
June 2020 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[05:22]
Our guest for this episode is Jeffrey Liebmann from the Department of Ophthalmology at Columbia University Medical Center. His editorial covers guidelines for ophthalmology and glaucoma practice in the COVID-19 era. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionautix.com.
May 2020 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[07:16]
Our guest for this episode is Carolina Gracitelli from the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences of the Federal University of São Paulo. Her paper evaluates structural brain abnormalities in glaucoma patients and determines their relationship with structural and functional damages that occur in glaucomatous eyes. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a … Continue reading
April 2020 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[05:09]
Our guest for this episode is Verena Prokosch-Willing from the University Eye Hospital, Mainz, Germany. Her paper reviews mitochondrial dysfunctions that occur with aging. Those changes could be potentially targeted in the future to treat glaucoma. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionautix.com.
March 2020 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[06:10]
Our guest for this episode is Kaweh Mansouri from the Montchosi Clinic, Lausanne, Switzerland and the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Colorado Denver. His paper reports the Impact of Phacoemulsification Combined with XEN Gel Stent Implantation on Corneal Endothelial Cell Density. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution … Continue reading
February 2020 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[06:15]
Our guest for this episode is Tanuj Dada from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India. His paper reviews the benefits of meditation as an adjunctive treatment for glaucoma. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionautix.com.
January 2020 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[05:56]
Our guest for the fifth episode is Nikhil Bommakanti from the University of Michigan Kellog Eye Center, USA. His paper aims to identify baseline factors associated with faster rates of visual field worsening. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionautix.com.
December 2019 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[04:39]
Our guest for the fourth episode is Eugene Shildkrot from the University of Virginia, USA. His paper reports the effect of multiple Anti-VEGF injections on glaucoma progression in susceptible eyes. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionautix.com.
November 2019 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[05:31]
Our guest for the third episode is Donald C. Hood PhD from Columbia University in New York. His paper questions the common belief that ganglion cell loss occurs before visual field loss in glaucoma.  *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionautix.com.
October 2019 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[03:46]
Our guest for this episode is AnnaMaria Ohnell from the Department of Clinical Sciences of Lund University and the Department of Ophthalmology of Skåne University Hospital, in Malmö. Her paper reports the accuracy of glaucoma diagnosis made with only two initial visual fields based on data from the EMGT. *News Theme 2 by Audionautix is … Continue reading
August 2019 - WGA Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month[05:58]
The Journal of Glaucoma (JOG) is an official publication of the World Glaucoma Association (WGA). Every month the WGA Associate Advisory Board selects the Paper of the Month. Our guest for this first episode is Teresa C. Chen from the Massachusetts Eye and Ear. Her paper reports the diagnostic capability of a new 3D-OCT derived … Continue reading

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Read below how to get access to the Journal of Glaucoma,  or use the button at the top of this page if you already followed all the steps.

As the official journal of the WGA, online access to the Journal of Glaucoma is provided for free to all individual members of our affiliated Glaucoma Societies, including all ophthalmologists from sub-Saharan countries and glaucoma fellows worldwide via our WGA#One platform.

If you are a member of one of our affiliated Glaucoma Societies, but not yet registered in WGA#One, create an account here and contact your local or regional Glaucoma Society to notify WGA about your membership via info@worldglaucoma.org. Only after their confirmation are we able to connect you.

If you are not affiliated with any Glaucoma Society yet, but are interested, please contact your local or regional glaucoma society for membership opportunities. An overview of all WGA affiliated Glaucoma Societies can be found in the Directory of Glaucoma Societies.


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