The effective treatment of a type of glaucoma called Normal Tension Glaucoma can be more difficult in patients with vascular disease. nike flyknit nike air max pas cher Normal Tension Glaucoma is a less frequently found-but important type of glaucoma-that is characterized by patients having “normal” intraocular pressure but still experiencing eye damage such as loss of their visual field or “side vision” and optic nerve damage. Soldes Chaussures Adidas Researchers at the World Glaucoma Congress reported that certain patients who suffer from Normal Tension Glaucoma who also have vascular disease or even a predisposition to vascular disease such as a family history of stroke, the presence of cardiovascular disease or migraine may not be as easy to treat in avoiding the progression of Normal Tension Glaucoma. nike air jordan soldes In fact, these factors related to vascular disease may indicate less effectiveness of eye pressure (IOP) treatment putting patients at greater risk. The the Collaborative Normal Tension Glaucoma Study is the landmark study for guiding treatment-in which 65% of patients in the untreated group of that study never showed any progression during 7 years of follow-up. basket nike air max 1 But, nike air tn for those at greater risk due to some other vascular disease we have to be diligent in our examinations and testing to help preserve eye health and vision.

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