Vinod K. Dawda

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PURPOSE To report the comparative efficacy and safety of intraoperative 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) or mitomycin C (MMC) in primary trabeculectomy in Nigeria. MATERIALS AND METHODS Retrospective chart review of patients undergoing primary antimetabolite trabeculectomy in Lagos, Nigeria between 1996 and 2003. We included 129 patients (132 eyes) of the 210(More)
AIM To study the efficacy and safety of deep sclerectomy (DS) augmented with intraoperative low dose mitomycin C (MMC) in a west African population. METHODS Prospective, randomised, controlled trial. Trial participants were Nigerian patients with medically uncontrolled primary open angle glaucoma undergoing primary surgery at Maja Hospital, Lagos,(More)
PURPOSE To investigate the effect on intraocular pressure (IOP) of intraoperative 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) application during primary trabeculectomy in a West African population. METHODS Retrospective case note search of operating theatre records for primary trabeculectomy between 1996 and 2000 in an eye hospital in Lagos, Nigeria. For statistical analysis,(More)
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