Take Quiz On Glaucoma And Win Exciting Prizes

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Take Quiz on Glaucoma and Win Exciting prizes Please fill in all the requested user details* Only submissions that are correct will be considered for the lucky draw. Three Winners will be selected by Lucky draw. Last date March 31, 2012. ​ Glaucoma Quiz Courtesy: Dr Rajat - Sankara Eye Hospital, Bangalore Are You at Risk For Glaucoma? Glaucoma refers to a group of eye conditions that lead to damage to the optic nerve. It is the second leading cause of blindness. Early detection, through regular and complete eye exams, is the key to protecting your vision. Don't let Glaucoma darken your life. This year World Glaucoma Week (WGW) is being celebrated from March 11th To


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In most forms of glaucoma, what damages the optic nerve?
    • A. 

      Eyestrain from reading in a darkened room

    • B. 

      Too much pressure on the optic nerve

    • C. 

      Too little pressure on the optic nerve

    • D. 

      Not wearing prescription glasses

  • 2. 
    If your eye pressure is normal, you
    • A. 

      May not have glaucoma

    • B. 

      May have glaucoma

    • C. 

      “A” or “B”

    • D. 

      Don't need eyeglasses

  • 3. 
    What are the symptoms of angle-closure glaucoma?
    • A. 

      Pain

    • B. 

      A red eye

    • C. 

      Blurred vision

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    Which of these groups is at risk for developing open-angle glaucoma?
    • A. 

      People older than 60

    • B. 

      Myopia

    • C. 

      People with a family history of glaucoma

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    Which of these is an early symptom of open-angle glaucoma?
    • A. 

      Blurry vision

    • B. 

      Tearing eyes

    • C. 

      No symptoms

    • D. 

      Burning eyes

  • 6. 
    How is glaucoma detected?
    • A. 

      Dilated eye exam

    • B. 

      Visual field test

    • C. 

      Tonometry test

    • D. 

      Pachymetry test

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    How is glaucoma treated?
    • A. 

      Laser trabeculoplasty

    • B. 

      Medication

    • C. 

      Surgery

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    How can you reduce the damage from glaucoma?
    • A. 

      Visit an eye doctor regularly

    • B. 

      Take your glaucoma medications

    • C. 

      Get family members checked for glaucoma

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    You always get glaucoma if you have increased eye pressure
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Most people with open angle glaucoma have no symptoms
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False