By Andrew Lee, MD; Neil Miller, MD; Alfredo Sadun, MD
    Committee on Aging
    Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Neuro-Ophthalmology/Orbit

    This podcast series from the Academy's Committee on Aging features leading experts who discuss clinical experiences and the differences in caring for older adults.

    In this podcast, Dr. Andrew Lee leads a discussion on nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION). The topics range from workup in the presence and absence of classic risk factors for NAION to various controversial treatment options. Finally, the participants discuss prognosis and the likelihood of a second attack on the same or fellow eye.

    Financial Disclosures: Dr. Sadun discloses that receives grant support or consulting fees from Edison Pharmaceutical and Pfizer Ophthalmics. Drs. Lee and Miller have no financial disclosures to report.