Vascular concepts in glaucoma.

  title={Vascular concepts in glaucoma.},
  author={H. Caroline Geijssen and Erik Louis Greve},
  journal={Current opinion in ophthalmology},
  volume={6 2},
A relationship has been found among vascular risk factors, normal-tension glaucoma (NTG), and visual field progression. All these factors have been measured qualitatively. These factors are disc hemorrhages, peripapillary atrophy, myopic disc, choroidal sclerosis, slow filling of the choroid and veins, and vasospasms. Now we are in a transition period where more and more quantitative methods are becoming available: pulsatile ocular blood flow measurement (POBF), scanning laser angiography of… CONTINUE READING


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