Author: Bernardo Soares

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The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital
Organisation: Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital

Glaucoma community collaborative care programme

The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital
Organisation: Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital

For World Glaucoma Week,  Bernardo Soares on glaucoma collaborative care programmes… About one in 200 Australians will develop glaucoma by the age of 40.1 With our current life expectancy at 81 years (male) and 85 years (female),2 a growing cohort of patients will require up to 40 years of regular eye appointments to manage the condition.…