Home tonometry

Allan D. Jensen, A. Edward Maumenee

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Fifty-two selected patients used Schiøtz tonometry at home with intraocular pressure readings being taken by a relative or friend. Home tonometry was useful to the ophthalmologist as a diagnostic aid, as a means to determine the adequacy of therapy, and as a source of reassurance to patients. Only three instances of complication were noted in this group.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)929-932
Number of pages4
JournalAmerican journal of ophthalmology
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 1973

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology


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