LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Special Focus: A comprehensive overview of the glaucoma alongside of other ageing diseases such as cataract and AMD, coverage of epidemiology findings, discussion on what this means for management.
What’s New: A review of changes attributable to glaucoma versus changes due to ageing in general, a focused discussion on neurodegenerative effects.
Clinical Issues: A discussion on the diagnosis of glaucoma and detection of progression in the presence of concomitant diseases using visual field and disc assessments.
Practical Tips: A comprehensive summary on currently available data for the use of ginkgo biloba in glaucoma.

Main topic issue No 2 2016:

Glaucoma and the Ageing Eye

Author:

Core concepts

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