Advanced Glaucoma Surgery by Ahmad A. Aref, Rohit Varma

By Ahmad A. Aref, Rohit Varma

This article offers professional guide at the innovations presently hired for the surgical procedure of glaucomatous ailment, overlaying either the host of novel microinvasive units for remedy of milder levels and the subtle techniques that improve luck charges in sufferers with complex affliction. The serious steps in each one method are sincerely defined by way of many top of the range illustrations and surgical movies. Pearls and pitfalls of some of the options are highlighted, and important info is supplied on symptoms, preoperative issues, power intra- and postoperative problems, and techniques for decreasing the prevalence of such antagonistic occasions. each one remedy technique is addressed in a devoted stand-alone bankruptcy, making sure ease of reference for the practitioner. Readers will locate this booklet, written via the world over well-known specialists within the box, to be a great resource of updated info on complicated glaucoma surgical strategies.   

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