Differences in ocular blood flow in glaucoma between patients of African and European descent.

@article{Siesky2015DifferencesIO,
  title={Differences in ocular blood flow in glaucoma between patients of African and European descent.},
  author={Brent Siesky and Alun Harris and Lyne Racette and Rania Abassi and Kaarthik Chandrasekhar and Leslie Abrams Tobe and Jennifer Behzadi and George Eckert and Annahita Amireskandari and Michael Muchnik},
  journal={Journal of glaucoma},
  year={2015},
  volume={24 2},
  pages={
          117-21
        }
}
PURPOSE To investigate differences in ocular blood flow in individuals of African descent (AD) and European descent (ED) with open angle glaucoma (OAG). PATIENTS AND METHODS A retrospective data analysis was performed on OAG patients of AD and ED who were previously examined for ocular blood flow within the Department of Ophthalmology at Indiana University School of Medicine. Data analysis included blood pressure, heart rate, visual fields, intraocular pressure, ocular perfusion pressure, and… CONTINUE READING
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