Selective laser trabeculoplasty.

  title={Selective laser trabeculoplasty.},
  author={Mark A Latina and John Mark S de Leon},
  journal={Ophthalmology clinics of North America},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={409-19, vi}
Selective laser trabeculoplasty (SLT) has been shown to be safe, well tolerated, and effective in intraocular pressure (IOP) reduction as therapy in several forms of open-angle glaucoma. The preservation of trabecular meshwork (TM) architecture and the demonstrated efficacy in lowering IOP make SLT a reasonable and safe alternative to argon laser trabeculoplasty (ALT). SLT may also be effective for cases of failed ALT and is a procedure that may also be repeatable, unlike ALT. SLT is also a… CONTINUE READING

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