Copenhagen 2016 Registration Programme Exhibitor Information Virtual Exhibition Satellite Meetings Glaucoma Day 2016 Hotel Star Alliance

10 - 14 Sept. 2016, Bella Center, Copenhagen, Denmark

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Effect of topical prostaglandin analogues on the intraocular pressure measured using three different tonometers

Poster Details

First Author: J. Paz Moreno-Arrones SPAIN

Co Author(s):    C. Sanchez Barahona   G. Bolivar De Miguel   M. Castejon Cervero   M. Teus           

Abstract Details


To evaluate the intraocular pressure (IOP) using Goldmann applanation tonometer (GAT), Ocular Response Analyzer (ORA) and Corvis ST after treatment with prostaglandin analogues (PGAs) in naive eyes.


Hospital Universitario Príncipe De Asturias (Madrid), Spain


Prospective, cohort, observational study. GAT-IOP, ORA cornea compensated IOP (IOPCC) and Corvis IOP were measured before and after 3 months of topical PGAs treatment.


Fifty-nine eyes were analyzed. We did not find any statistically significant difference between drug induced IOP decrease between GAT-IOP, and IOPcc. IOP decrease measured by Corvis was significantly different (p= 0.0001).


The IOP decrease induced by PGAs treatment is different depending on the tonometer used.

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