Surgical Techniques in Ophthalmology Series: Glaucoma Surgery

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  • Teresa Chen, MD, FACS, Director of Clinical Affairs, Glaucoma Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary; Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Glaucoma Service, Boston, MA Assistant Professor of Medicine

Whether you're in training or an established practitioner, the brand-new Surgical Techniques in Ophthalmology Series features the essential information you need on a variety of surgical maneuvers in six subspecialty areas. Every author has been carefully selected for each title based on their experience and wealth of clinical expertise. And, each book is presented in a concise, templated format that complements the commentary and procedures on the accompanying DVD.
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Book information

  • Published: December 2007
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-3021-8

Table of Contents

1. Trabeculectomy - Leslie S. Jones, Rajesh K. Shetty and George L. Spaeth

2. Combined cataract and glaucoma surgery - Robert L. Stamper and Hester H. Lee

3. Bleb revision - James W. Hung and A. Robert Bellows

4. Ahmed valve surgery - Abdul Mateen Ahmed

5. The Krupin eye valve with disk - Lili Farrokh-Siar and Theodore Krupin

6. Non-valved single plate tube shunt procedures; Baerveldt and Molteno implants - Herbert P. Fechter, Paul P. Lee and Molly M. Walsh

7. Double-plate Molteno implants - Anthony C.B. Molteno & Tui H. Bevin

8. The ‘taco’ tube shunt - Stanley S. Schocket

9. Goniotomy - Teresa C. Chen and David S. Walton

10. Trabeculotomy - Allen D. Beck

11. Goniosynechialysis - Teresa C. Chen, Prin RojanaPongpun and David S. Walton

12. Surgical peripheral iridectomy - Edgar U. Leuenberger

13. Anterior chamber washout - Madhu S.R. Gorla and Steven V.L. Brown

14. Posterior sclerectomy for choroidal effusion drainage or prophylaxis - Pooja Khator and Richard K. Parrish II

15. Argon and Nd: YAG peripheral iridotomy - Tania S. Marcic and Alan L. Robin

16. Argon laser trabeculoplasty - Jacob T. Wilensky

17. Selective laser trabeculoplasty - John Mark de Leon and Mark A. Latina

18. Argon laser peripheral iridoplasty - Robert Ritch, Clement C.Y. Tham and Dennis S.C. Lam

19. Transscleral diode cyclophotocoagulation -
M. Bruce Shields

20. Endoscopic cyclophotocoagulation - Shan C. Lin