Risk Assessment for Glaucoma
Robert N Weinreb*, Felipe Medeiros*
Identifiers and Pagination:Year: 2009
First Page: 30
Last Page: 31
Publisher ID: TOOPHTJ-3-30
Article History:Received Date: 24/2/2009
Revision Received Date: 20/5/2009
Acceptance Date: 25/5/2009
Electronic publication date: 17/9/2009
Collection year: 2009
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Glaucoma is undergoing a paradigm shift and transitioning from merely disease staging to evidence-based risk assessment of in the individual patient.
Initially introduced for ocular hypertensive patients, risk assessment calculators are now being developed for patients with established glaucoma.