Links

Calculation of Glaucoma Risk

  • Scoring system for estimation of the 5-year risk of glaucoma development for untreated patients with ocular hypertension (from OHTS study) – adapted from Medeiros FA, Weinreb RN, et al. Arch Ophthalmol, 2005; 123:1351-1360, with permission from the publisher. CCT indicates Central Corneal Thickness; PSD, Pattern Standard Deviation; DM, Diabetes Mellitus.

Glaucoma Guidelines

  • The ICO Task Force on Glaucoma has issued ICO Guidelines for Glaucoma Eye Care, international guidelines for the evaluation and management of glaucoma, based on existing guidelines and other resources.

Glaucoma Education

  • Facts about glaucoma by the National Eye Institute.

Glaucoma Support

  • A glaucoma chat room by the Wills Eye institute.
  • Glaucoma support on facebook.

Other


WGW-2018

until World Glaucoma Week 2018
March 11–17, 2018


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Twitter

"Glaucoma is a silent thief of sight"- this #wgw2017 our Head of Eye @DrNtomoka talks about the disease & prevention ccbrt.or.tz/news/blog/eye/… pic.twitter.com/va2w5Py0se Retweeted by World Glaucoma Week

Our Scottish staff and volunteers on the road with the #VisionVan in Glasgow and Edinburgh #WGW2017 #glaucoma @VisionExpress pic.twitter.com/kjVfpCMvFt Retweeted by World Glaucoma Week

DYK? #glaucoma can be spotted up to eight years before any sight loss is experienced. Regular eye tests are essential healthchecks #wgw2017 pic.twitter.com/5DBOvgxzuX Retweeted by World Glaucoma Week

It’s #WorldGlaucomaWeek, so we’re shining a light on the “silent thief” of sight. pic.twitter.com/J24fDHnRd2 Retweeted by World Glaucoma Week

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