CGS COVID-19 Guidelines

CANADIAN GLAUCOMA SOCIETY RECOMMENDATIONS FOR PROVIDING EYE CARE TO GLAUCOMA PATIENTS DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Revised April 16, 2020

The COVID-19 Pandemic has led to widespread implementation of physical isolating measures and cessation of non-urgent medical visits and procedures. This document is to provide guidance to physicians caring for glaucoma patients to help mitigate the risk to patient and care provider while balancing the need for treatment to preserve vision.

The Canadian Glaucoma Society Recommendations for Providing Eye Care to Glaucoma Patients During COVID-19 Pandemic was endorsed by the Canadian Ophthalmological Society (COS) and the Association of Canadian University Professors of Ophthalmology (ACUPO) on April 9, 2020 with a revised version on April 16, 2020.

CGS COVID-19 Guidelines-Rev April 16 – English

CGS COVID-19 Guidelines-Rev April 16 – French