Advanced Glaucoma Surgery (Essentials in Ophthalmology) by Ahmad A. Aref, Rohit Varma

By Ahmad A. Aref, Rohit Varma

This article offers specialist guideline at the options at the moment hired for the surgical operation of glaucomatous ailment, protecting either the host of novel microinvasive units for remedy of milder levels and the subtle thoughts that improve good fortune charges in sufferers with complicated sickness. The severe steps in every one process are essentially defined simply by many fine quality illustrations and surgical video clips. Pearls and pitfalls of a few of the thoughts are highlighted, and worthy details is equipped on symptoms, preoperative issues, power intra- and postoperative problems, and methods for decreasing the prevalence of such hostile occasions. every one therapy procedure is addressed in a devoted stand-alone bankruptcy, making sure ease of reference for the practitioner. Readers will locate this e-book, written by way of the world over famous specialists within the box, to be a very good resource of up to date info on complex glaucoma surgical options.   

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Three and five year changes in intraocular pressures after clear corneal phacoemulsification in open angle glaucoma patients, glaucoma suspects, and normal patients. J Glaucoma. 2006;15:494–8. Yang HS, Lee J, Choi S. Ocular biometric parameters associated with intraocular pressure reduction after cataract surgery in normal eyes. Am J Ophthalmol. 2013;156:89–94. Poley B, Lindstrom R, Samuelson T, et al. Intraocular pressure reduction after phacoemulsification with intraocular lens implantation in glaucomatous and nonglaucomatous eyes: evaluation of a causal relationship between the natural lens and open-angle glaucoma.

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Minckler D, Baerveldt G, Ramirez MA, et al. Clinical results with the trabectome, a novel surgical device for treatment of open-angle glaucoma. Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. 2006;104:40–50. 12. Minckler D, Mosaed S, Dustin L, Francis B. Trabectome (trabeculectomy—internal approach): additional experience and extended follow-up. Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. 2008;106:149. 13. Ting J, Damji K, Stiles M. Ab interno trabeculectomy: outcomes in exfoliation versus primary open-angle glaucoma. J Cataract Refract Surg.

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