The Ahmed Versus Baerveldt Study: Five-Year Treatment Outcomes.

@article{Christakis2016TheAV,
  title={The Ahmed Versus Baerveldt Study: Five-Year Treatment Outcomes.},
  author={Panos G Christakis and Jeffrey W Kalenak and James C Tsai and David Zurakowski and Jeffrey A. Kammer and Paul Harasymowycz and Juan Jos{\'e} Mura and Louis B. Cantor and Iqbal Ike Karim Ahmed},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2016},
  volume={123 10},
  pages={2093-102}
}
PURPOSE To compare 2 frequently used aqueous shunts for the treatment of glaucoma. DESIGN International, multicenter, randomized trial. PARTICIPANTS Patients aged 18 years or older with uncontrolled glaucoma despite maximum tolerated medical therapy, many of whom had failed or were at high risk of failing trabeculectomy. METHODS Eligible patients were randomized to receive an Ahmed-FP7 valve implant (New World Medical, Inc, Rancho Cucamonga, CA) or a Baerveldt-350 implant (Abbott Medical… CONTINUE READING
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