Last updated on February 2018

Study on Ex-PRESS Implantation Combined With Phacoemulsification in Primary Angle-closure Glaucoma

Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Angle Closure Glaucoma
  • Age: Between 18 - 100 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The presence of PACG, angle peripheral anterior synechia (PAS) more than 180 degrees.
  • An indication for glaucoma filtering surgery based on uncontrolled IOP or progressive vision field defect despite antiglaucoma medications.
  • Mean vision field defect greater than 15dB.
  • The presence of a clinically significant decrease of visual acuity as a result of cataract, usually BCVA less than 0.6.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients unable to give informed consent.
  • Ocular infection or inflammation in the study eye in the 3 months prior to enrollment.
  • Intraocular surgery in the study eye in the 3 months prior to enrollment.

Recruitment Status: Open

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