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Corneal thickness and visual field damage in glaucoma patients.

Authors
  • Papadia, M
  • Sofianos, C
  • Iester, M
  • Bricola, G
  • Mete, M
  • Traverso, C E
Type
Published Article
Journal
Eye (London, England)
Publication Date
Jul 01, 2007
Volume
21
Issue
7
Pages
943–947
Identifiers
PMID: 16645628
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Our data show that patients with a thinner cornea had a worse MD and PSD. As a thinner CCT causes an underestimation of the true IOP, there may be a delay in the diagnosis of POAG or an inadequate estimate of the clinical course despite apparently desirable IOP applanation readings.

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