American Glaucoma Society Meeting

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InnFocus MicroShunt with MMC reduces IOP in 4-year series

March 8, 2017
CORONADO, Calif. — In patients with primary open-angle glaucoma, the InnFocus MicroShunt reduced IOP by 55% from baseline to 11.2 mm Hg…
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Complications common but transient in PTVT study

March 8, 2017
CORONADO, Calif. — Surgical complications were common in the Primary Tube Versus Trabeculectomy Study, but most were transient and…
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Study: Location of LPI not associated with dysphotopsias

March 7, 2017
CORONADO, Calif. — New dysphotopsias occurred commonly after laser peripheral iridotomy, although location was not a statistically significant…
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Fixed combination dosing lowers IOP more than individual components

March 7, 2017
CORONADO, Calif. — An “astounding” 40% reduction in IOP achieved with one drug given once a day was achieved in 35% of patients…
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Trabeculectomy successfully used as primary treatment in glaucoma patients

March 6, 2017
CORONADO, Calif. — As a primary intervention, trabeculectomy with mitomycin C had a higher success rate than tube shunt surgery at 1 year in…
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Reduced IOP with CyPass plus phaco maintained at 2 years

March 6, 2017
CORONADO, Calif. — IOP reduction was sustained at 2 years in patients with mild to moderate primary open-angle glaucoma who underwent CyPass…
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Study: Erosions more frequent in corneal than scleral patch grafts

March 6, 2017
CORONADO, Calif. — Corneal patch grafts eroded faster and more often than scleral patch grafts in patients who underwent glaucoma tube shunt…
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Analysis: Baerveldt implant reduces IOP more than Ahmed glaucoma valve

March 3, 2017
CORONADO, Calif. — On average over time, the Baerveldt glaucoma implant reduced IOP significantly more than the Ahmed glaucoma valve but with…
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Xen reduces both IOP and medication use in refractory glaucoma

March 3, 2017
CORONADO, Calif. — In a group of refractory glaucoma patients, the ab interno placement of Allergan’s Xen45 gel stent reduced both IOP…
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Iridex launches G-Probe Illuminate at American Glaucoma Society meeting

March 3, 2017
CORONADO, Calif. — Iridex announced the availability of its G-Probe Illuminate at the American Glaucoma Society meeting here. The G-Probe…

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American Glaucoma Society Meeting

March 1, 2018 - March 4, 2018

  • Location: New York City, N.Y.
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