Angle-closure glaucoma

References

Key articles

Association of International Glaucoma Societies (AGIS) 3rd consensus meeting. Florida, USA. May 2006.

Epidemiologic aspects of glaucoma. In: Basic and clinical science course (BCSC) Section 10: Glaucoma. San Francisco, CA: American Academy of Ophthalmology; 2005:7-12.

American Academy of Ophthalmology. Preferred practice pattern: primary angle closure. November 2015 [internet publication].Full text

Basic and clinical science course (BCSC) Section 10: Glaucoma. San Francisco, CA: American Academy of Ophthalmology; 2005:119-46.

Medical management of glaucoma. In: Basic and clinical science course (BCSC) Section 10: Glaucoma. San Francisco, CA: American Academy of Ophthalmology; 2005:157-77.

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