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Abstract #84618 Published in IGR 21-1

Home monitoring for glaucoma

Che Hamzah J; Daka Q; Azuara-Blanco A
Eye 2020; 34: 155-160


Glaucoma services are overwhelmed and struggling to accommodate current demand. Reducing the need for hospital based services would improve our ability to see those most at risk of vision loss, which could both reduce demand and improve patient outcomes. Digital technologies that provide opportunities for home monitoring of glaucoma progression have potential to contribute to solve these challenges and, potentially, improve glaucoma care. This article will review the literatures of well-established technologies that support home monitoring for glaucoma, specifically home tonometry (with rebound tonometry) and perimetry with Moorfields Motion Displacement Test and Melbourne Rapid Field.

Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Classification:

6.19 Telemedicine (Part of: 6 Clinical examination methods)
15 Miscellaneous



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