Deep sclerectomy and low dose mitomycin C: a randomised prospective trial in west Africa.

@article{Mielke2006DeepSA,
  title={Deep sclerectomy and low dose mitomycin C: a randomised prospective trial in west Africa.},
  author={Christine Mielke and V K Dawda and Nitin Anand},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2006},
  volume={90 3},
  pages={310-3}
}
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, Nigeria. 39 eyes of 39 patients undergoing DS were randomised into receiving intraoperative MMC 0.25 mg/ml for 2 minutes at the end of procedure… CONTINUE READING

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