Micro-Bypass Implantation for Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Combined with Phacoemulsification: 4-Year Follow-Up

@inproceedings{Fea2015MicroBypassIF,
  title={Micro-Bypass Implantation for Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Combined with Phacoemulsification: 4-Year Follow-Up},
  author={Antonio Maria Fea and Giulia Consolandi and M. Zola and Giulia Pignata and Paola Maria Loredana Cannizzo and Carlo Lavia and Teresa Rolle and Federico Maria Grignolo},
  booktitle={Journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2015}
}
Purpose. To report the long-term follow-up results in patients with cataract and primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) randomly assigned to cataract surgery combined with micro-bypass stent implantation or phacoemulsification alone. Methods. 36 subjects with cataract and POAG were randomized in a 1 : 2 ratio to either iStent implantation and cataract surgery (combined group) or cataract surgery alone (control group). 24 subjects agreed to be evaluated again 48 months after surgery. Patients… CONTINUE READING
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