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    [Zhonghua yan ke za zhi…
    2009

[Long-term outcomes of laser peripheral iridectomy for primary angle closure glaucoma].

@article{Bian2009LongtermOO,
  title={[Long-term outcomes of laser peripheral iridectomy for primary angle closure glaucoma].},
  author={Ai-ling Bian and Jia-liang Zhao and Qi Zhou and Yang Zhang and Xiao-Li Liu and Jin Mao},
  journal={[Zhonghua yan ke za zhi] Chinese journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2009},
  volume={45 12},
  pages={
          1099-104
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To explore the long-term efficacy and safety of laser peripheral iridectomy for primary angle closure glaucoma (PACG). METHODS It was a retrospective case series study. Data were collected from those patients who received laser peripheral iridectomy (LPI) for acute or chronic PACG from April 1992 through October 2002 at the Peking Union Medical College Hospital. Only patients who were followed for at least 5 years were included in this study. The control of intraocular pressure (IOP… CONTINUE READING