Vascular problems related to glaucoma; a discussion with Mark Lesk, MD, PhD, FRCSC, Associate Professor Universite de Montreal and director of Ophthalmology research at Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital. (http://recherche.maisonneuve-rosemont.org/en-ca/research/our-research-investigators/lesk-mark.html) The focus of this discussion is on research on systemic vascular endothelial dysfunction and how this pertains clinically to glaucoma. The balance between vasodilation from nitric oxide and vasoconstriction from endothelin-1.
http://iguy.tv is now set-up as a page to connect you to all my bits and bytes all over the web; go to that landing page as a convenient one-stop hub to all my activities
© Robert M Schertzer MD Inc, 2009