The effect of argon laser trabeculoplasty on the rate of filtering surgery.

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We examined the impact of argon laser trabeculoplasty (ALT) on the overall rate of filtering surgery on a resident service. From 1981 through 1984, 121 eyes underwent ALT for treatment of uncontrolled primary open-angle glaucoma despite maximum tolerated medical therapy. Mean intraocular pressure decreased from 27 +/- 4 mmHg to 20 +/- 5 mmHg (median follow… (More)

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@article{Gilbert1986TheEO, title={The effect of argon laser trabeculoplasty on the rate of filtering surgery.}, author={Chris Gilbert and R. H. Brown and Michael Lynch}, journal={Ophthalmology}, year={1986}, volume={93 3}, pages={362-5} }