Glaucoma Identification and Co-management

Glaucoma Identification and Co-management

Edited by David F. Edgar, BSc, MCOptom, Head of Department of Optometry and Visual Science, City University, London, UK; and Alicja R. Rudnicka, MSc, PhD, MCOptom, Senior Research Fellow in Epidemiology & Medical Statistics, Department of Community Health Sciences, St George's Hospital Medical School, London, UK


Epidemiology of primary open angle glaucoma

The production and drainage of aqueous humour

Histopathology and pathogenesis of glaucomatous optic neuropathy

Evaluation of the anterior chamber angle

Interpretation of visual field measures from automated and semi-automated perimeters

Visual function in glaucoma

Diagnosis of the glaucomas 1: visual field changes

Diagnosis of the glaucomas 2: intraocular pressure

Diagnosis of glaucoma through examination of the optic nerve head

Medical management of the glaucomas 1: pharmacological principles

Medical management of the glaucomas 2:
Laser and surgical treatment of glaucoma

Glaucoma shared care schemes