Novel Therapies for Glaucoma

Novel Therapies for Glaucoma

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Check out the latest safety and efficacy data of novel therapies for glaucoma.

Available credits: 0.25

Time to complete: 15 minutes

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  • Overview

    Learn more about the latest therapies for mild to moderate glaucoma, including netarsudil/latanoprost, omidenepag, and the bimatoprost implant. Dr. Davinder Grover clarifies which patients are best suited for each treatment and which approaches can help tackle adherence challenges.

  • Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest

    In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Integrity and Independence, Global Learning Collaborative (GLC) requires that individuals in a position to control the content of an educational activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with any ineligible company. GLC mitigates all conflicts of interest to ensure independence, objectivity, balance, and scientific rigor in all its educational programs.

    Host:
    Davinder S. Grover, MD, MPH

    Glaucoma Specialist, Ophthalmologist
    Glaucoma Associates of Texas
    Fort Worth, TX

    Advisory Board: CATS Tonometer, iSTAR Medical, Sanoculis, Versant Health
    Consulting fees: Allergan, New World Medical, Nova Eye Medical, Olleyes, Reichert, Sanoculis
    Research: Allergan, New World Medical

    Reviewers/Content Planners/Authors:

    • Stephen Chavez has nothing to disclose.
    • Cindy Davidson has nothing to disclose.
    • Elizabeth Lurwick had nothing to disclose.
    • Andrea Mathis has nothing to disclose.
    • Tim Person has nothing to disclose.
    • Colleen Resnick has nothing to disclose.
    • Robert Schneider has nothing to disclose.
    • Stephanie Wenick, MPhil, has nothing to disclose.
  • Learning Objectives

    After participating in this educational activity, participants should be better able to:

    1. Evaluate clinical data of recently approved topical therapies, sustained-release formulations of antiglaucoma medications, and MIGS for patients with early- to moderate-stage glaucoma
  • Target Audience

    This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of ophthalmologists and optometrists.

  • Accreditation and Credit Designation Statements

    In support of improving patient care, Global Learning Collaborative (GLC) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

    Global Learning Collaborative (GLC) designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Global Learning Collaborative (GLC) designates this activity for 0.25 nursing contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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    Prova Education's methodology demonstrates a commitment to continuing medical education and the innovative assessment of its effects. Our goal is clear—to develop and deliver the very best education in the most impactful manner and to verify its results with progressive outcomes research.

  • Commercial Support

    This activity is supported by independent educational grants from AbbVie, Inc and Alcon. 

  • Disclaimer

    The views and opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of GLC and Prova Education. This presentation is not intended to define an exclusive course of patient management; the participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic skills in applying or adopting for professional use any of the information provided herein. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patients’ conditions and possible contraindications or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities. Links to other sites may be provided as additional sources of information. Once you elect to link to a site outside of Prova Education you are subject to the terms and conditions of use, including copyright and licensing restriction, of that site.

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