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Ahmed Glaucoma Valve and Single-Plate Molteno Implants in Treatment of Refractory Glaucoma

2014-07-23 21:13:27 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to investigate the efficacy and safety of the Ahmed valve implant (AVI) and the Molteno single-plate implant (MSPI) in eyes with refractory glaucoma during a follow-up period of 24 months.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Refractory Glaucoma

Intervention

Ahmed valve implant, Molteno single-plate implant (MSPI)

Location

Vanak Eye Surgery Center
Tehran
Iran, Islamic Republic of

Status

Completed

Source

Vanak Eye Surgery Center

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:13:27-0400

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