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Glaucoma

Current Clinical and Research Aspects

This book summarizes current literature about research and clinical science in glaucoma and it is a synopsis and translation of the research conducted by individuals who are known in each of their respective areas. The book is divided into two broad sections: basic science and clinical science. The basic science section examines bench- and animal-modeling research in an attempt to understand the pathogenesis of glaucoma. The clinical science section addresses various diagnostic issues and the medical, laser and surgical techniques used in glaucoma management.

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GlaucomaCurrent Clinical and Research AspectsEdited by Pinakin Davey

Published: November 9th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/662

ISBN: 978-953-307-263-0

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3 Crossref Citations

6 Web of Science Citations

16 Dimensions Citations

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1. Oxidative Stress in Anterior Segment of Primary Open Angle Glaucoma

By Sergio C. Saccà and Alberto Izzotti

1553

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2. Manipulating Glia to Protect Retinal Ganglion Cells in Glaucoma

By Denise M. Inman, Caroline B. Lupien and Philip J. Horner

1798

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3. Role of the Matrix Metallo-Proteinases in the Cellular Re-Modeling in a Glaucoma Model System in Rat

By Claudio De Seta, Nicola Calandrella, Valerio Berardi, Antonio Mazzarelli, Gianfranco Scarsella and Gianfranco Risuleo

1156

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4. Systemic C-Reactive Protein Levels in Normal-Tension Glaucoma and Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma

By Wei-Wen Su and Shih-Tsung Cheng

1712

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5. Molecular Analysis of Italian Patients with Congenital Glaucoma

By Italo Giuffre’

1113

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6. Tonometry – Past, Present and Future

By Elliot M. Kirstein, Ahmed Elsheikh and Pinakin Gunvant

3015

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7. Clustered Trend-Type Analysis to Detect Progression of Visual Field Defects in Patients with Open-Angle Glaucoma

By Takeo Fukuchi, Takaiko Yoshino, Masaaki Seki, Tetsuya Togano, Hideko Sawada and Haruki Abe

1569

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8. Neovascular Glaucoma

By Kurt Spiteri Cornish

4040

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9. Current Diagnosis and Management of Angle-Closure Glaucoma

By Rafael Castañeda-Díez, Mariana Mayorquín-Ruiz, Cynthia Esponda-Lamoglia and Oscar Albis-Donado

4951

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10. Topical Pressure Lowering Drug: Racial Respond Variation and Pharmacogenetics

By Ahmad Tajudin Liza-Sharmini

1518

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11. Pharmacogenomics of Open-Angle Glaucoma

By Stephen G. Schwartz and Tomomi Higashide

1407

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12. Drops, Drops, and More Drops

By John Walt and Fern Alexander

2350

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13. Pressure Lowering Medications

By Liza-Sharmini Ahmad Tajudin and Yaakub Azhany

1976

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14. Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty

By Silvia Pignatto, Daniele Veritti, Andrea Gabai and Paolo Lanzetta

1833

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15. Combined Approach to Coexisting Glaucoma and Cataract: Choice of Surgical Techniques

By Brig JKS Parihar, Lt Col Jaya Kaushik, Surg Lt Cdr AS Parihar and Ashwini KS Parihar

2235

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16. A Surgical Technique for Difficult Glaucoma Cases: Combined Cyclectomy/Trabeculectomy

By Kaya N. Engin and Günay Engin

1429

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17. Glaucoma Surgery with Fugo Blade

By Daljit Singh and Richard Fugo

2621

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18. Secondary Glaucoma After Vitreoretinal Procedures

By Lizette Mowatt

6419

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