Management of ocular ischaemic syndrome.

  title={Management of ocular ischaemic syndrome.},
  author={Rajat Malhotra and Kevin Gregory-Evans},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  volume={84 12},
Symptoms of carotid artery disease frequently present to ophthalmologists. Though these may be sight threatening, they may represent the first signs of life threatening carotid artery stenosis. These include cerebral transient ischaemic attacks (TIA), transient monocular blindness (amaurosis fugax), central or branch retinal artery occlusion, hypotensive retinopathy (previously known as “venous stasis retinopathy”), and ocular ischaemic syndrome (OIS). Of these associations with carotid artery… CONTINUE READING
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