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Correlation between retinal nerve fiber layer thickness and central corneal thickness in patients with ocular hypertension: an optical coherence tomography study.

Authors
  • Kaushik, Sushmita
  • Gyatsho, Jamyang
  • Jain, Rajeev
  • Pandav, Surinder Singh
  • Gupta, Amod
Type
Published Article
Journal
American Journal of Ophthalmology
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
May 01, 2006
Volume
141
Issue
5
Pages
884–890
Identifiers
PMID: 16546106
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Ocular hypertensives with CCT < or =555 microm may represent patients who have either very early undetected glaucoma or an inherent structural predisposition to glaucomatous damage. This may in part explain the higher risk of these patients for progression to glaucoma.

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