Staging Glaucoma Patient: Why and How?

@inproceedings{Susanna2009StagingGP,
  title={Staging Glaucoma Patient: Why and How?},
  author={Remo Susanna and Roberto Murad Vessani},
  booktitle={The open ophthalmology journal},
  year={2009}
}
Staging glaucomatous damage into appropriatecategories enhances management of the disease. Automated static perimetry is the benchmark for testing visual function in glaucoma. Numerous examples of standard automated perimetry staging systems have been proposed but difficulties such as lack of accuracy, absence of information related to location and depth of the defect(s) and need of time-consuming analysis of every visual field test result may reduce their day-to-day clinical usefulness.A new… CONTINUE READING