The international workshop on meibomian gland dysfunction: introduction.

@article{Nichols2011TheIW,
  title={The international workshop on meibomian gland dysfunction: introduction.},
  author={Kelly K. Nichols},
  journal={Investigative ophthalmology & visual science},
  year={2011},
  volume={52 4},
  pages={1917-21}
}
There are rare occasions in a field of science when significant advances occur in leaps and bounds, rather than in small, deliberate steps. This moment is imminent in the field of meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD)—and therefore in dry eye disease. The goals of the International Workshop on Meibomian Gland Dysfunction were twofold: first, to develop a consensus understanding of the meibomian gland in health and disease; second, to disseminate the knowledge broadly to further the field. Over the… CONTINUE READING