TITLE

Outflow-enhancing glaucoma medications may soon be available

AUTHOR(S)
Cimberle, Michela
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News;7/10/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 13, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the announcement by surgeon Douglass J. Rhee at the "Ocular Surgery News" Symposium held in Rome, Italy from May 22-23, 2009 that glaucoma medications that are available today can be divided into outflow and inflow agents that are directed at enhancing trabecular meshwork flow. He added that research is now focused on outflow agents, including the Rho-kinase (ROCK) inhibitor that is closest to market.
ACCESSION #
42515414

 

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