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Glaucoma: A Vascular Mediated Pathology

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Title:  Glaucoma: A Vascular Mediated Pathology
Author:  Barbara Wirostko
Date:  12/08/2010
Keywords/Main Subjects: Glaucoma; Ocular perfusion pressure; Glaucoma treatments;  IOP variation; Drug development; Endothelial cells; Vascular autoregulation; Nitric oxide; VEGF; Endothelin
Diagnosis: Glaucoma
Brief Description: This presentation provides an extensive review of the effects of vascular perfusion and intraocular pressure in glaucoma and normal tension glaucoma. A discussion of how to measure the vascular perfusion of the eye is undertaken. Drug development with regard to vascular perfusion of the eye and glaucoma is discussed.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_14685
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