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Volume 2014, Article ID 585218, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/585218
Clinical Study

Hypobaric Hypoxia: Effects on Intraocular Pressure and Corneal Thickness

1Department of Sense Organs, Sapienza University of Rome, Piazzale Aldo Moro 5, 00185 Rome, Italy
2Italy Air Force Main Medical Wing, via Caluri, 1,37069 Villafranca, Verona, Italy
3Department of Cardiovascular, Respiratory, Nephrology, Geriatric, and Anesthetic Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Piazzale Aldo Moro 5, 00185 Rome, Italy

Received 5 August 2013; Accepted 22 October 2013; Published 16 January 2014

Academic Editors: T. Kubota and K. Unlu

Copyright © 2014 Marcella Nebbioso et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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