In this video, Dr Shamira Perera (Singapore National Eye Centre) discusses the approaches and progress made by several novel delivery systems to treat glaucoma. The current mainstay of glaucoma treatment is judicious self-administration of ocular hypotensive eye drops. However, poor compliance to therapy is associated with progressive visual field loss. Sustained release ocular drug delivery systems aim to simplify conventional treatment regimes in order to improve patients’ disease outcomes.
Femtosecond Cataract Surgery in the Treatment of Difficult Ocular Diseases
Dr Nandini Bothra, Dr Mohammad Javed Ali, and Dr Milind N Naik from the LV Prasad Eye Institute in India give a brief description of the clinical presentation and various management strategies of congenital nasolacrimal duct obstructions.