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PURPOSE To compare the clinical outcomes of the EX-PRESS glaucoma filtration device placed under a partial-thickness scleral flap with trabeculectomy. DESIGN Randomized, prospective, multicenter trial. METHODS A total of 120 eyes in 120 subjects were analyzed, including 59 eyes treated with EX-PRESS and 61 eyes treated with trabeculectomy. Both the(More)
OBJECTIVE To compare 2 commonly used aqueous drainage devices for the treatment of refractory glaucoma. DESIGN International, multicenter, randomized trial. PARTICIPANTS Patients aged 18 years or older with uncontrolled or high-risk glaucoma refractory to maximum medical therapy, many of whom had failed trabeculoplasty and trabeculectomy. METHODS(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate the efficacy of multiple trabecular micro-bypass stents combined with cataract surgery in patients with open-angle glaucoma (OAG) and cataract. SETTING Private practice, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. DESIGN Comparative case series. METHODS Eyes with OAG had implantation of 2 or 3 micro-bypass stents with concurrent cataract surgery(More)
Psychosis is a rare but devastating sequela of traumatic brain injury (TBI). This study examined risk factors for developing a psychosis secondary to TBI (PSTBI). Demographics of 25 inpatients with PSTBI were statistically analyzed for risk factors. Data from the PSTBI group were also compared with data from a control group of TBI patients without(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate the safety of a new suprachoroidal device, the Cypass micro-stent, for the surgical treatment of open-angle glaucoma (OAG) implanted in conjunction with cataract surgery. SETTING Multicenter clinical study. DESIGN Prospective interventional case series. METHODS This is an interim report of an ongoing safety study. Patients with OAG(More)
PURPOSE We evaluated 2-year safety and efficacy of supraciliary microstenting (CyPass Micro-Stent; Transcend Medical, Inc., Menlo Park, CA) for treating mild-to-moderate primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) in patients undergoing cataract surgery. DESIGN Multicenter (24 US sites), interventional randomized clinical trial (RCT) (ClinicalTrials.gov(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate safety and clinical outcomes of a novel supraciliary device, the CyPass Micro-Stent, for surgical treatment of open-angle glaucoma when implanted in conjunction with cataract surgery. PATIENTS AND METHODS Subjects (n=142) with open-angle glaucoma and cataract underwent combined phacoemulsification, with intraocular lens insertion, and(More)
OBJECTIVE To explore neuroanatomic substrates and cognitive factors associated with erotomania through neuropsychologic test data and neurologic studies. BACKGROUND Erotomania is a delusional disorder that has been examined and conceptualized both clinically and psychodynamically. It is believed that neuroanatomic and neuropsychologic correlates can(More)
PURPOSE OF REVIEW There is an increasing interest and availability of micro-invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS) procedures. It is important that this increase is supported by sound, peer-reviewed evidence. This article will define MIGS, review relevant publications in the period of annual review and discuss future directions. RECENT FINDINGS The results of(More)
PURPOSE To report visual outcomes and complications of modified McCannel iris suture fixation of small-incision foldable acrylic intraocular lenses (IOLs) for aphakia in the absence of capsule support. DESIGN Retrospective interventional case series. PARTICIPANTS Forty-six patients who underwent foldable acrylic IOL implantation using peripheral iris(More)