Glaucoma pp 115-123 | Cite as

What’s the Future of Glaucoma Diagnosis and Neuroprotection

  • Sahil Thakur
Part of the Current Practices in Ophthalmology book series (CUPROP)


From the use of advanced computer-based imaging technology, tablet-based perimeters, novel biomarkers to genetic markers, glaucoma diagnostics is currently one of the most exciting areas to work in. This chapter gives an insight at the future of glaucoma diagnosis and how cutting-edge research is improving accuracy in detecting glaucomatous change.


Biomarkers Genetic markers Tablet perimetry Virtual reality goggle-based perimetry Stem cell therapy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sahil Thakur
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Ocular EpidemiologySingapore Eye Research InstituteSingaporeSingapore

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