Group 1 comprised early-stage POAG
patients (stage I: MD >6.
Subjects will be diagnosed case of POAG
with open anterior angle by gonioscopy and intra ocular pressure 25.
Selective laser trabeculoplasty (SLT) is available at some NHS centres as well as privately and can be considered as primary therapy for many patients with POAG
Mean age [+ or -] standard deviation (MD [+ or -] SD) of the POAG
, PACG, PEG patients and the control group were 69-19[+ or -]9.
Five percent of POAG
is currently known to have a genetic basis.
is a chronic condition, it must be monitored for life.
A total of 40 eligible patients (26 males and 14 females) suffering from POAG
or OH after their informed consent were enrolled for the treatment after evaluating for inclusion and exclusion criteria.
22] as they reported that there was no difference in CCT in POAG
patients (CCT = 536 [micro]m) when compared with normal subjects (CCT = 531 [micro]m) (P = 0.
is a slowly progressing bilateral chronic optic neuropathy characterized by RGC loss and morphological changes in the optic nerve head (ONH) with thinning of the neuroretinal rim and enlargement of the optic disc cup.
Based on the assumption that all FCs reduce IOP within a non-inferiority margin, in this study we aimed to evaluate the potential of SLT as a replacement for FCs by comparing reduction in IOP over 6 months for POAG
A detailed history with regard to onset and duration of visual loss, past history with relevance to systemic diseases like diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidaemia and ocular risk factors like POAG
Sixty eyes of 30 patients with diagnosed POAG