MGD REDEFINED: INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON MEIBOMIAN GLAND DYSFUNCTION REPORT AVAILABLE
Report Overview, Link to Full Report & Translations
The Tear Film & Ocular Surface Society (TFOS) reported the conclusions and recommendations of the International Workshop on Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD).
The MGD Workshop, sponsored by TFOS, was conducted to provide an evidence-based evaluation of meibomian gland structure and function in health and disease. MGD is an extremely important condition, conceivably underestimated, and very likely the most frequent cause of dry eye disease.
The Report required over 2 years to complete and involved the efforts of more than 50 leading clinical and basic research experts from around the world.
October 18, 2013 Contact lens discomfort: what is it, why does it occur and how can it be treated? TFOS workshop report offers framework for getting answers. The findings were reported today in the journal Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science.
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Abstract Book available! From the 7th International Conference on the Tear Film & Ocular Surface: Basic Science and Clinical Relevance, September 18-21, 2013. click here to download abstract book
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