Effect of Head Position and Weight Loss on Intraocular Pressure in Obese Subjects.

@article{Lam2017EffectOH,
  title={Effect of Head Position and Weight Loss on Intraocular Pressure in Obese Subjects.},
  author={Cindy T Y Lam and Graham E. Trope and Yvonne M. Buys},
  journal={Journal of glaucoma},
  year={2017},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={107-112}
}
PURPOSE To measure the influence of body weight on postural intraocular pressure (IOP) changes and to determine if significant weight loss effects IOP. PATIENTS AND METHODS In this prospective case-control study 25 morbidly obese subjects scheduled for bariatric surgery and 25 age-matched and sex-matched normal weight controls were recruited. Subjects had… CONTINUE READING