• IStent inject W amplifies patient satisfaction, quality of life

    8 days ago - By Healio

    When a patient has a cataract and glaucoma, my mindset is not “this is a cataract patient who happens to have glaucoma.” Rather, I approach it as “this is a glaucoma patient who happens to have a cataract.”
    This mindset is what demands I address their glaucoma at the same time as the cataract surgery. The ability to simultaneously produce drop- and spectacle-free outcomes in a safe procedure is a golden opportunity to improve patient quality of life.
    As doctors, we are all aware of the multiple issues that topical glaucoma medications present. From poor compliance to
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