Primary Angle Closure Disease To treat or not to treat

Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of irreversible blindness, and its prevalence is expected to increase due to increasing ageing population. Although open-angle glaucoma is generally more common in most parts of the world, patients with angle-closure glaucoma tend to have worse visual prognosis and higher rates of blindness. 

This article describes angle closure related disease and its management in light of proposed new guidance.

CPD Points: 1

Visionstryt credits: 1

Expiry Date: 31/12/2024


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Student Optometrist (Ocular Examination, Ocular Disease)