Glaucoma is one of the three leading causes of blindness in the Western world. E 'generally caused by an increase in intraocular pressure, which leads gradually over the years to vision loss so irreparable, damaging the optic nerve and reducing progressively the visual field. In most cases the diagnosis of this disease is made completely by chance during a visit made by other disorders. Glaucoma is thus a disease with significant social importance, in which prevention plays a key role.
The iGLAUCOMA App, available for all mobile devices, and dedicated to the monitoring and control of symptoms related to glaucoma.
CODE is a non-profit organization that aims to promote the exchange of information, knowledge and experience in research, diagnosis, epidemiology, medical therapies, and para-surgical techniques, medical-legal issues and implications social regarding glaucoma and issues related to it. It also aims to stimulate and support scientific research on the subject, carried out both by natural persons by public institutions or industries, offer itself as "official representative" to provide relevant legislative, ministerial and administrative bodies specific advice on glaucoma and on 'organization of any reference centers for this disease and organize and sponsor courses, conferences, meetings and theoretical practices promote publishing and communication to the public on the subject.