This lecture will discuss the pertinent risk factors, clinical signs and diagnostic tests used to accurately diagnose glaucoma. Clinical exam including tonometry, pachymetry, gonioscopy, and optic nerve evaluation will be reviewed. Pearls for reviewing OCT and visual fields will also be presented. Artifacts and physiologic variability will be stressed.
Lecturer: Dr. Jody R. Piltz-Seymour, Clinical Professor, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, USA