Optic nerve head parameters of an indigenous population living within Central Australia.

@article{Landers2006OpticNH,
  title={Optic nerve head parameters of an indigenous population living within Central Australia.},
  author={John Landers and Tim R M Henderson and Jamie Evan Craig},
  journal={Clinical & experimental ophthalmology},
  year={2006},
  volume={34 9},
  pages={852-6}
}
PURPOSE Clinical examination of the optic disc is an essential element in the assessment of its health. Previous work has described normal optic disc appearance among different races. No such description of optic discs exists for indigenous Australians, who are at low risk of developing glaucoma. This study was designed to evaluate optic disc parameters of indigenous Australians. METHODS A sample of 208 indigenous Australians were recruited as they presented to remote clinics in Central… CONTINUE READING

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