Global Risk Assessment and Thresholds for Treatment of Ocular Hypertension

Friedman, David S.
April 2005
Ophthalmology Times;4/15/2005 Supplement 6, Vol. 30, p6
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Discusses the use of global risk assessment of the progress of ocular hypertension to glaucoma and the thresholds for treatment of ocular hypertension. Cardiovascular risk model; Construction of a glaucoma risk calculator; Study from Olmsted County, Minnesota, which estimated the 20-year risk of unilateral and bilateral blindness among patients with glaucoma.


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