Surgical Techniques in Ophthalmology Series: Glaucoma Surgery

1st Edition

Text with DVD


  • Teresa Chen
    • Print ISBN 9781416030218

    Key Features

    • Features explanations of surgical techniques combined with high-quality video clips that emphasize and illuminate key points.
    • Includes pros and cons, pearls and pitfalls, and tricks-of-the-trade for all techniques.
    • Presents detailed coverage of the main surgical areas in ophthalmic practice today.
    • Offers a consistent step-by-step approach to each procedure.
    • Lists equipment and instrumentation required for each procedure in appropriate chapters.
    • Uses full-color illustrations throughout each title.

    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


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