What do you think of a virtual glaucoma clinic?
They asked reviewers to indicate the severity of the glaucoma and when the next follow up visit should be.
What did they find?
The take home:
Although there was a small disagreement between the two groups, the authors state that “given the low rate of adverse misclassification, combined with the slowly progressive nature of most glaucoma, and the fact that patients will all be regularly reassessed, suggests that virtual clinics offer a safe, logistically viable option for selected patients with glaucoma”. (via)