Function-Specific Perimetry


Book Section

© 2015, Elsevier Limited. All rights reserved. Although standard achromatic perimetry is still considered the gold standard for functional evaluation in glaucoma, function-specific perimetric tests may offer several advantages for early diagnosis of functional loss. Hardware and software upgrades have overcome several limitations of the first generations of these instruments, but prospective longitudinal studies are still necessary in order to provide guidelines for clinicians on how to best incorporate the results from these new instruments into clinical practice.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Medeiros, FA; Alencar, LM

Published Date

  • September 3, 2014

Volume / Issue

  • 1 /

Book Title

  • Glaucoma: Second Edition

Start / End Page

  • 132 - 147

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9780702051937

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/B978-0-7020-5193-7.00013-3

Citation Source

  • Scopus