TITLE

Poor Glaucoma Drop Technique: Good Intentions, Bad Instillations

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Review of Optometry;5/15/2012, Vol. 149 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a study conducted by researchers in India which examines the compliance of glaucoma patients. Findings reveal that nine out of 10 patients did not administer their drop medicines appropriately. It also indicates that 31% of respondents failed to apply correctly their drops, while 28% closed their eyes after instilling the drops.
ACCESSION #
76143504

 

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