Comparative Effectiveness of Various Treatment Options of Glaucoma

  by Raza Akhtar,    Last updated on June 4, 2018,

Many treatment options are available for glaucoma. These include medical options such as eye drops, oral inhibitors etc and surgical options such as trabeculoplasty, trabeculectomy, trabeculotomy, aqueous drainage, cyclophotocoagulation, deep sclerectomy, viscocanalostomy, canaloplasty, etc. These treatments aim to lower intraocular pressure which is considered as the only modifiable risk factor for the disease.