October 2023: Case on diagnostic tests for glaucoma

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Case on diagnostic tests for glaucoma

I work in a well-equipped optometry practice with visual field and Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) instruments. Visual field tests are time-consuming, and patients dislike performing them. Can I routinely use an OCT instead of a visual field test for detecting chronic COAG? 

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