MyEYES strives to continually keep our patients updated as to the latest information regarding Glaucoma. This article from the American Academy of Ophthalmology highlights the reliability and effectiveness of the iCare HOME tonometer. – C S Epperson, MyEYES.
Conclusion from the article:
“…This study demonstrates the utility of home tonometry with the iCare HOME device as a reliable tool for detecting therapy-related changes in IOP response from medical and laser treatments outside of clinical settings. Home monitoring also provides additional valuable information regarding treatment effects on intraday and interday fluctuations via the increased number of IOP measurements, which may help clinicians to better treat patients who have significant IOP fluctuations and not overtreat those who may show no treatment effect on office-based GAT measurement…”
This original article was available online at AAO April 1, 2022