Recession of the inferior rectus muscle in Graves’ orbitopathy

@article{Hoog2010RecessionOT,
  title={Recession of the inferior rectus muscle in Graves’ orbitopathy},
  author={Julian de Hoog and Simone N Stravers and Rachel Kalmann},
  journal={Eye},
  year={2010},
  volume={24},
  pages={1011-1017}
}
PurposeTo identify the predictive factors for overcorrection and depression impairment after recession of the inferior rectus muscle (IRM) in patients with Graves’ orbitopathy.DesignRetrospective cohort study, single institution.MethodsThe charts of 124 consecutive patients who underwent recession of the IRM were retrospectively examined, as well as all literature with regard to the subject until January 2008. Ductions measurements, computed tomography (CT) appearance, proptosis, NOSPECS-scores… CONTINUE READING