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Neuroprotection for treatment of glaucoma in adults

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Neuroprotection for treatment of glaucoma in adults
Published by
John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, February 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd006539.pub3
Pubmed ID

Sena, Dayse F, Lindsley, Kristina


Glaucoma is a heterogeneous group of conditions involving progressive damage to the optic nerve, deterioration of retinal ganglion cells and ultimately visual field loss. It is a leading cause of blindness worldwide. Open angle glaucoma (OAG), the commonest form of glaucoma, is a chronic condition that may or may not present with increased intraocular pressure (IOP). Neuroprotection for glaucoma refers to any intervention intended to prevent optic nerve damage or cell death.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Spain 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 101 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 23 22%
Other 15 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 14 13%
Student > Master 14 13%
Student > Doctoral Student 10 10%
Other 23 22%
Unknown 5 5%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 57 55%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 12 12%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 5 5%
Neuroscience 3 3%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 3 3%
Other 16 15%
Unknown 8 8%