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Glaucoma, Open-Angle

Known as: wide-angle glaucoma, Glaucoma, Compensated, Glaucomas, Simple 
Glaucoma in which the angle of the anterior chamber is open and the trabecular meshwork does not encroach on the base of the iris.
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Review
2014
Review
2014
PURPOSE Glaucoma is the leading cause of global irreversible blindness. Present estimates of global glaucoma prevalence are not… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Primary open-angle glaucoma is a progressive optic neuropathy and, perhaps, the most common form of glaucoma. Because the disease… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) is one of the leading causes of blindness in the United States and worldwide. Three… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To provide the results of the Early Manifest Glaucoma Trial, which compared the effect of immediately lowering the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study (OHTS) has shown that topical ocular hypotensive medication is effective in… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Background The Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study (OHTS) has shown that topical ocular hypotensive medication is effective in… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Glaucoma is a major cause of blindness and is characterized by progressive degeneration of the optic nerve and is usually… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension in an Australian… Expand
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Review
1991
Review
1991
OBJECTIVE --To compare the prevalence of primary open-angle glaucoma between black and white Americans. DESIGN, SETTING, AND… Expand
Review
1991
Review
1991
A detailed ocular examination, including perimetry, was conducted on 5308 black and white subjects aged 40 years and older in a… Expand