A focus on glaucoma

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Abstract

Glaucoma is the focus of the 2022 Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology Special Issue. This condition has a worldwide prevalence of approximately 3.5%, and it is the most common cause of irreversible blindness globally. Across eight articles, our Special Issue covers a range of glaucoma-related topics, including epidemiology and public health, genetics and personalised risk assessment, pathogenesis, ophthalmic imaging for diagnosis and monitoring, medical therapy and surgical management, plus childhood glaucoma and normal-tension glaucoma. I anticipate that this collection of articles, authored by experts in the field from Australia, Brazil, Hong Kong SAR and the United States, will wet the reader's appetite for additional content on glaucoma; over the past 2 years, Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology has published close to 30 articles on various aspects of this important condition...
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)123-125
Number of pages3
JournalClinical and Experimental Ophthalmology
Volume50
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2022

Keywords

  • Glaucoma
  • Ophthalmology

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