Detection of narrow angles and established angle closure in Chinese residents of Singapore: potential screening tests.

@article{Nolan2006DetectionON,
  title={Detection of narrow angles and established angle closure in Chinese residents of Singapore: potential screening tests.},
  author={Winifred P Nolan and Tin Aung and David Machin and Peng T. Khaw and Gordon J. Johnson and Steve K.L. Seah and Paul J Foster},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2006},
  volume={141 5},
  pages={896-901}
}
PURPOSE To assess the performance of peripheral and central anterior chamber depth (ACD) measurements, and autorefraction, in identifying Chinese people with occludable drainage angles or established primary angle closure. DESIGN Population-based cross-sectional analysis. METHODS Subjects aged 40 years and older were drawn from a representative sample of Chinese Singaporean residents. Limbal chamber depth (LCD) was estimated and central ACD was measured using optical pachymetry and… CONTINUE READING