JOURNAL OF DHAKA DENTAL COLLEGE

Relationship of IOP and Blood Glucose Level in POAG Patients Type 2 Diabetes: BIRDEM Study


Objectives: The aim of this study was to evaluate the relationship between blood glucose levels and intraocular pressure (IOP) fluctuation in Primary Open Angle Glaucoma patients having type 2 diabetes. 200 glaucoma patients with type 2 diabetes underwent a complete ophthalmic examination,fasting and post prandial venous blood glucose testing, pachymetry and applanation tonometry .

 

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