TITLE

Combined cataract surgery, canaloplasty sustains IOP, medication reduction at 3 years

AUTHOR(S)
Boyle, Erin L.
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News;8/10/2010, Vol. 28 Issue 15, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research done on combined cataract surgery in conjunction with canaloplasty. It references the study "Circumferential Viscodilation and Tensioning of Schlemm Canal (Canaloplasty) With Temporal Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery for Open-Angle Glaucoma and Visually Significant Cataract: One-Year Results," by B. Shingleton and colleagues, published in the 2008 issue of the "Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery." It was found that the procedure offers a safe surgical option.
ACCESSION #
52543743

 

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