Which activity modifications are used in the treatment of primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG)?

Updated: Mar 16, 2020
  • Author: Kristin Schmid Biggerstaff, MD; Chief Editor: Inci Irak Dersu, MD, MPH  more...
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Some studies show that a moderate amount of exercise can decrease IOP in both POAG patients and normal individuals. Whether it results in actual long-term IOP control and prevention of visual loss has yet to be determined.


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