Incident open-angle glaucoma and intraocular pressure.

  title={Incident open-angle glaucoma and intraocular pressure.},
  author={Barbara Nemesure and Robert A Honkanen and Anselm J. M. Hennis and S Y Wu and Maria Cristina Leske},
  volume={114 10},
PURPOSE To evaluate the role of baseline intraocular pressure (b-IOP) as a risk factor for incident open-angle glaucoma (OAG) in participants of African origin from the Barbados Eye Studies. DESIGN Population-based 9-year cohort study. PARTICIPANTS Three thousand two hundred twenty-two persons examined during the study period who were free of glaucoma at baseline and at risk of developing OAG during the 9-year follow-up. METHODS Study protocols were standardized and included ophthalmic… CONTINUE READING


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