Dramatic increase in glaucoma projected
The National Eye Institute projects that the number of glaucoma patients in the U.S. will continue to increase with the aging population.2 As we seek to stop glaucoma, current treatments are inadequate. Recent discoveries of the underlying causes of glaucoma have equipped our team to meet this challenge.
1Quigley HA. Number of people with glaucoma worldwide. British Journal of Ophthalmology 1996;80:389–393.
2National Eye Institute, “Projections for Glaucoma 2010-2030-2050”