Corneal hysteresis as a risk factor for glaucoma progression: a prospective longitudinal study.

@article{Medeiros2013CornealHA,
  title={Corneal hysteresis as a risk factor for glaucoma progression: a prospective longitudinal study.},
  author={Felipe A. Medeiros and Daniel Meira-Freitas and Renato L L Lisboa and T M Kuang and Linda M. Zangwill and Robert N. Weinreb},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2013},
  volume={120 8},
  pages={1533-40}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the role of corneal hysteresis (CH) as a risk factor for the rate of visual field progression in a cohort of patients with glaucoma followed prospectively over time. DESIGN Prospective observational cohort study. PARTICIPANTS The study group included 114 eyes of 68 patients with glaucoma followed for an average of 4.0 ± 1.1 years… CONTINUE READING