• Researchers explore common diagnostic questions for glaucoma

    5 days ago - By Healio

    Donald C. Hood, PhD, and Carlos G. De Moraes, MD, MPH, recommend that all patients with glaucoma or suspected glaucoma undergo visual field testing that includes more points in the macula, such as the 10-2 pattern, the G-program or a 24-2 hybrid, in addition to OCT testing that includes scans of the macula.
    They explored four questions for clinicians diagnosing and monitoring patients with glaucoma and supply evidence to support their conclusions.
    Question 1: When do you perform a 10-2 visual field test? Hood and De Moraes said to perform this test in patients in whom you would do or have done
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