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