Welcome to Glaucoma Now
Glaucoma Now is set up as a continuing medical education publication.
Based on the information that can be found in each of our electronic issues, we offer an associated e-learning course. Each multiple choice test is divided into the following sections:
Distributed worldwide, our goal is to educate and update general ophthalmologists, glaucoma specialists and ophthalmology residents. International leaders in the field of glaucoma are invited to contribute to this journal, sharing their most recent insights.
Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Allergan Inc., the publication is non-promotional and has a fully independent Editorial Board. Supporting companies are: Allergan plc, Mundipharma Australia, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd, and Pfizer Inc.
Individual issues of Glaucoma Now are accredited for Continuing Medical Education (CME) by the Physicians' Chamber of Baden-Württemberg, Germany (Local Medical Responsible: Andreas Buchholz, MD, PhD, ROph). This accreditation automatically implies acceptance of credits throughout the European Union and associated countries.
Glaucoma Now is also recognised by the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists as a valid Continuing Professional Development activity.
Since 2013 the program is recognized by the Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology. Brazilian physicians successfully taking CME tests on our website are automatically awarded CME points by CBO.
Issue 2 - 2019 Glaucoma: Impact of Disease
Special Focus: Burden of glaucoma: impact of disease, impact of treatment, societal impact, compliance and adherence issues
What's New: Prevention of glaucoma: screening, planning resource use
Clinical Issues: Glaucoma Management: burden of non-adherence
Practical Tips: Improving patient centered care: means for compliance and adherence
Access the latest issue of Glaucoma Now. Each issue focuses on a major theme and is split into four sections: Special Focus, What's New, Clinical Issues and Practical Tips.
Based on the information found in each electronic issue, we offer an associated e-learning course. Individual issues of Glaucoma Now are accredited for Continuing Medical Education (CME).
About Glaucoma Now
Our goal is to educate and update general ophthalmologists, glaucoma specialists and ophthalmology residents. Learn more about our publication, guidelines for authors and our editorial board.
Ivan Goldberg MD, FRANZCO, FRACS, Sydney Eye Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Remo Susanna Jr MD, Department of Ophthalmology, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil