TNOA Journal of Ophthalmic Science and Research

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 58  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 180--185

Review article: Ocular blood flow in glaucoma


Shweta Tripathi1, Murali Ariga2, MM Srinivasan3 
1 Indira Gandhi Eye Hospital and Research Centre, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
2 Senior Consultant and Glaucoma Specialist, MN Eye Hospitals, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
3 Ex Professor, Institute of Opthalmology, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Shweta Tripathi
No 8, Blunt Square, Durgapuri, Lucknow - 226 004, Uttar Pradesh
India

Primary open-angle glaucoma is a condition with multiple risk factors. Although intraocular pressure is the most established among them, vascular factors and ocular blood flow (OBF) also play a significant role, especially in patients of normal tension glaucoma. This review article discusses the various vascular factors and the various methods of measurement of OBF with their clinical importance.


How to cite this article:
Tripathi S, Ariga M, Srinivasan M M. Review article: Ocular blood flow in glaucoma.TNOA J Ophthalmic Sci Res 2020;58:180-185


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Tripathi S, Ariga M, Srinivasan M M. Review article: Ocular blood flow in glaucoma. TNOA J Ophthalmic Sci Res [serial online] 2020 [cited 2020 Oct 23 ];58:180-185
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