Canaloplasty: Circumferential viscodilation and tensioning of Schlemm's canal using a flexible microcatheter for the treatment of open‐angle glaucoma in adults: Interim clinical study analysis

@article{Lewis2007CanaloplastyCV,
  title={Canaloplasty: Circumferential viscodilation and tensioning of Schlemm's canal using a flexible microcatheter for the treatment of open‐angle glaucoma in adults: Interim clinical study analysis},
  author={R. Lewis and K. von Wolff and M. Tetz and Norbert Korber and J. R. Kearney and B. Shingleton and T. Samuelson},
  journal={Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={33},
  pages={1217–1226}
}
  • R. Lewis, K. von Wolff, +4 authors T. Samuelson
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • PURPOSE: To evaluate the safety and efficacy of circumferential viscodilation and tensioning of the inner wall of Schlemm's canal in a new surgical procedure for the treatment of open‐angle glaucoma (OAG). SETTING: Fourteen clinical sites in the United States and Germany. METHODS: In this international multicenter prospective study of adult patients with OAG having glaucoma surgery, patients with qualifying preoperative intraocular pressure (IOP) of at least 16 mm Hg or higher and open angles… CONTINUE READING
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