This site is dedicated to teaching gonioscopy through the use of videography. It covers the basic examination techniques and more advanced techniques, such as indentation and the corneal wedge. There are video examples of most glaucoma-related diseases. We hope that you find it to be educational.
A new indentation video (Techniques for Difficult Angles) has been uploaded. This video contains updated artwork. ~11/28/2018
The Iowa Glaucoma Curriculum is aimed at residents who want an image-heavy introduction to glaucoma. The curriculum consists of 50 lectures that It break glaucoma into fifty bite-sized pieces averaging 14 minutes in length (range 4 to 37 minutes). In total the curriculum is just under 12 hours long.
It is highly visual with >900 images and >90 movie clips.
The address is: http://curriculum.iowaglaucoma.org/
You can also download this as an iBook from the iBook app for the Mac, iPad or iPhone. Search for "Iowa Glaucoma Curriculum" or “Alward.”
I hope that you find it useful.
Wallace L.M. Alward, MD.
Frederick C. Blodi Chair in Ophthalmology
Director, Glaucoma Service
Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
The world's premier gonioscopy,
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Web Design: Jessica L. Bramow
Video Production & Guru: Randall E. Verdick
Gonioscopy Artwork: E. Lee Allen and
Sarah E. Alward