Chapter 29. Primary Open Angle Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension

  1. Richard Wormald1,
  2. Liam Smeeth2,
  3. Katherine Henshaw3 and
  4. Anupa Shah4
  1. Richard Wormald and
  2. Rajiv Shah

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470698709.ch29

Evidence-based Ophthalmology

Evidence-based Ophthalmology

How to Cite

Wormald, R. and Shah, R. (2005) Primary Open Angle Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension, in Evidence-based Ophthalmology (eds R. Wormald, L. Smeeth, K. Henshaw and A. Shah), BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470698709.ch29

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Consultant Ophthalmologist, Moorfields Eye Hospital, Honorary Senior Lecturer, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and Coordinating Editor, Cochrane Eyes and Vision, Group, London, UK

  2. 2

    Senior Lecturer in Clinical Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, General Practitioner, London and Editor, Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group, London, UK

  3. 3

    Review Group Coordinator, Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group, London, UK

  4. 4

    Trial Search Coordinator, Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727914439

Online ISBN: 9780470698709

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Keywords:

  • glaucoma;
  • optic neuropathy;
  • ocular hypertension;
  • advanced visual field loss;
  • intraocular pressure

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Background

  • The Evidence

  • Conclusion

  • Implications for Practice

  • Implications for Research

  • Acknowledgements

  • References