30 out of 48
False about intraocular pressure: (AIIMS May 2014)
|A||is at its peak usually at around mid-day|
|B||is at its lowest in the evening|
|C||is higher in winter than in summer|
|D||shows greater diurnal variation in the glaucomatous eyes than the healthy eyes|
Ans. B is at its lowest in the evening
Thicker cornea gives a falsely higher reading when the IOP is measured with applanation tonometer.