Assessment of Cerebral Vasomotor Reactivity in Patients With Primary Open-angle Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension Using the Breath-Holding Index


Arslan G. D. , Olgun A., Ozcan D., GÖKÇAL E. , Guven D., ASİL T.

JOURNAL OF GLAUCOMA, cilt.30, sa.2, ss.157-163, 2021 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2021
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/ijg.0000000000001711
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF GLAUCOMA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.157-163

Özet

Precis: Patients with ocular hypertension (OHT) do not show impaired cerebral vasodilation responses to hypercapnia but patients with primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) do. Impaired vasoreactivity in patients with POAG may have neuronal or vascular origins and increase stroke risk.