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Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty: 10 Commonly Asked Questions

Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty, or SLT, is a form of laser surgery that is used to lower intraocular pressure in open-angle glaucoma.

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2018 Research Grants

Glaucoma Research Foundation awards annual research grants for creative pilot projects that hold promise.

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Genetic Testing in Glaucoma

In primary open-angle glaucoma, close relatives are almost 10 times more likely to develop glaucoma than in the general population, underscoring a strong genetic basis.

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Tips on Transferring Your Eye Care to a New Doctor

You just learned you have to switch insurance plans, you're moving to a new city, or your ophthalmologist is retiring. If you have glaucoma, you're wondering: What will my new doctor need to manage my disease?

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