New eye pressure test could prevent vision loss in older adults

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/11/161110160043.htm

By age 75, approximately half of all Americans will develop cloudy vision caused by cataracts. The most common complication from cataract surgery is high eye pressure, which can cause swelling and other issues that can lead to vision loss or even blindness. Now, researchers recommend a new test to check eye pressure to prevent possible vision loss.

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