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Attaining Intraocular Pressure of ≤10 mm Hg: Comparison of Tube and Trabeculectomy Surgery in Pseudophakic Primary Glaucoma Eyes

Attaining Intraocular Pressure of ≤10 mm Hg: Comparison of Tube and Trabeculectomy Surgery in... Downloaded from http://journals.lww.com/apjoo by BhDMf5ePHKbH4TTImqenVA5KvPVPZ0P5BEgU+IUTEfzO/GUWifn2IfwcEVVH9SSn on 06/03/2020 ORIGINAL CLINICAL STUDY Attaining Intraocular Pressure of 10 mm Hg: Comparison of Tube and Trabeculectomy Surgery in Pseudophakic Primary Glaucoma Eyes Alissa M. Meyer, BS , Nicole C. Rosenberg, BS , Cooper D. Rodgers, BS y, Aaron D. Webel, MD z, Phuong T. Nguyen, BS , Mary Kate Wilson, BS , Khalil Harbie, MD , Charles Richard Blake, MD , Charlotte A. Bolch, MS , and Mark B. Sherwood, FRCS, FRCP, FRCOphth t has been estimated that by the year 2020, there will be Purpose: The aim of this study is to evaluate whether trabeculectomy approximately 76 million people suffering from open angle with antimetabolites or glaucoma drainage device (GDD) surgery is more glaucoma (OAG) or angle closure glaucoma. Being second only likely to achieve an intraocular pressure (IOP) 10 mm Hg. to cataract, glaucoma was the leading cause of blindness in the Design: Retrospective, nonrandomized, cohort study of pseudophakic, world in 2010. Trabeculectomy and GDD surgery remain the primary glaucoma patients. most popular glaucoma procedures in the United States despite Methods: 53 pseudophakic patients underwent trabeculectomy and 65 the recent development of new microinvasive procedures. Medi- received GDD at the University http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png The Asia-Pacific Journal of Ophthalmology Wolters Kluwer Health

Attaining Intraocular Pressure of ≤10 mm Hg: Comparison of Tube and Trabeculectomy Surgery in Pseudophakic Primary Glaucoma Eyes

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Wolters Kluwer Health
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2162-0989
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2475-5028
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10.1097/01.APO.0000605088.02788.6d
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Downloaded from http://journals.lww.com/apjoo by BhDMf5ePHKbH4TTImqenVA5KvPVPZ0P5BEgU+IUTEfzO/GUWifn2IfwcEVVH9SSn on 06/03/2020 ORIGINAL CLINICAL STUDY Attaining Intraocular Pressure of 10 mm Hg: Comparison of Tube and Trabeculectomy Surgery in Pseudophakic Primary Glaucoma Eyes Alissa M. Meyer, BS , Nicole C. Rosenberg, BS , Cooper D. Rodgers, BS y, Aaron D. Webel, MD z, Phuong T. Nguyen, BS , Mary Kate Wilson, BS , Khalil Harbie, MD , Charles Richard Blake, MD , Charlotte A. Bolch, MS , and Mark B. Sherwood, FRCS, FRCP, FRCOphth t has been estimated that by the year 2020, there will be Purpose: The aim of this study is to evaluate whether trabeculectomy approximately 76 million people suffering from open angle with antimetabolites or glaucoma drainage device (GDD) surgery is more glaucoma (OAG) or angle closure glaucoma. Being second only likely to achieve an intraocular pressure (IOP) 10 mm Hg. to cataract, glaucoma was the leading cause of blindness in the Design: Retrospective, nonrandomized, cohort study of pseudophakic, world in 2010. Trabeculectomy and GDD surgery remain the primary glaucoma patients. most popular glaucoma procedures in the United States despite Methods: 53 pseudophakic patients underwent trabeculectomy and 65 the recent development of new microinvasive procedures. Medi- received GDD at the University

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The Asia-Pacific Journal of OphthalmologyWolters Kluwer Health

Published: Nov 1, 2019

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