Moataz F Elsawy

Learn More
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the prophylactic role of topical non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in reducing the incidence of central macular edema (CME) in diabetic eyes post-cataract surgery. PATIENTS AND METHODS This study included 86 eyes (70 patients) with high risk characteristics for the development of CME after cataract surgery. All patients underwent(More)
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the outcome of vitreolysis using intravitreal autologous plasmin (IAP) injection as a sole therapeutic modality for patients with diffuse diabetic macular edema in comparison to triamcinolone acetonide (TA). PATIENTS AND METHODS The study included 50 diabetic patients, 18 males and 32 females, with a mean age of 66.4 ± 7.8 years and(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate the intraocular pressure (IOP)-lowering effect of trabeculectomy with the use of amniotic membrane transplant (AMT) compared with the standard trabeculectomy with Mitomycin-C (MMC) in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma. PATIENTS AND METHODS This study was a patient-masked, randomized, controlled comparison trial involving 52(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate the intraocular pressure-lowering effect of sutureless scleral tunnel trabeculectomy with Mitomycin-C (MMC) compared to the standard trabeculectomy with MMC in patients with primary open angle glaucoma (POAG). METHODS This was a masked, randomized, controlled comparison trial involving 34 eyes of 34 patients with bilateral POAG.(More)
  • 1