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ESCRS Glaucoma Day Programme 2016

This Meeting has been awarded 6 CME credits

Immediately preceding the Congress of the ECSRS

Scientific programme organised by the European Glaucoma Society.

Friday 9 September | 09.00 – 18.00

Organizers:

  • I. Stalmans BELGIUM
  • toupouizusF. Topouzis GREECE
  • traversoC. Traverso ITALY

09.00 CHALLENGES IN DIAGNOSIS AND FOLLOW-UP
Chairperson: A. Tuulonen FINLAND
G. Spaeth USA
Can imaging substitute clinical assessment and optic disc photos in diagnosis?
F. Oddone ITALY
Staging of damage: structure vs function
A. Heijl SWEDEN
Assessing and measuring progression in the Early Manifest Glaucoma Trial
10.00 EVOLVING GLAUCOMA MANAGEMENT
Chairperson: I. Januleviciene LITHUANIA
I. Januleviciene LITHUANIA
Individualized management in glaucoma
A. Hommer AUSTRIA
Modern glaucoma management including doctor and patient perspectives
S. Gandolfi ITALY
Patient reported outcomes in glaucoma
11.00 BREAK
11.30 REVIEWING TRENDS IN MEDICAL TREATMENT
Chairperson:F. Topouzis GREECE
G. Hollo HUNGARY
The role of fixed combinations in glaucoma management
N. Pfeiffer GERMANY
Preservative-free treatment: is there an impact on quality of life, cost and outcome?
M. Kolko DENMARK
Generics: friend or foe
12.30 LUNCH
14.00 GLAUCOMA BURDEN
Chairperson:A. Azuara Blanco UK
F. Topouzis GREECE
Twelve-year incidence of open-angle glaucoma in the Thessaloniki eye study
B. Bengtsson SWEDEN
Lifetime risk of blindness in open-angle glaucoma
A. Tuulonen FINLAND
Irreversible blindness: prioritization of resources
15.00 SURGICAL OPTIONS FOR THE INDIVIDUAL PATIENT
Chairperson: I. Stalmans BELGIUM
A. Brezhnev RUSSIA
When to consider surgery in a patient with early glaucoma damage
D. Bach-Holm DENMARK
Ultrasound ciliary plasty (UCP) in glaucoma
C. Traverso ITALY
Peculiarities of phacoemulsification in angle-closure
P. Denis FRANCE
Surgical complications during non-penetrating surgery
16.00 BREAK
16.30 SURGERY DEBATES
Chairperson: G. Sunaric-Megevand SWITZERLAND
Debate: filtration vs trabecular/uveal flow enhancement

  • F. Grehn GERMANY
    Filtration
  • J. Garcia Feijoo SPAIN
    Trabecular/uveal flow enhancemen
Debate: trabeculectomy vs tube as initial surgery

  • J. Salmon UK
    Trabeculectomy
  • K. Barton UK
    Tube
Debate: primary lensectomy in angle-closure

  • A. Azuara Blanco UK
    Pros
  • A. Bron FRANCE
    Cons
17.30 KEYNOTE LECTURE
Chairperson: C. Traverso ITALY
C. Traverso ITALY
Introduction
J. Thygesen DENMARK
Angle-closure: from suspicious to certainly
18.00 End of session

 

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