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    Applying micropulse transscleral cyclophotocoagulation for early-stage glaucoma

    Approach offers safe and effective treatment for all stages of glaucoma

     

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    1. Guptha N, Weinreb RN. Diode laser transscleral cyclo-photocoagulation. J Glaucoma. 1997;6:426-429.

    2. Tan AM, et al. Micropulse transscleral diode laser cyclophotocoagulation in the treatment of refractory glaucoma. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2010;38:266-272.

    3. Kosoko O, et al. Long-term outcome of initial ciliary ablation with contact diode laser transscleral cyclophotocoagulation for severe glaucoma. The Diode Laser Ciliary Ablation Study Group. Ophthalmology. 1996;103:1294-1302.

    4. Pantcheva MB, et al. Comparison of acute structural and histopathological changes of the porcine ciliary processes after endoscopic cyclophotocoagulation and transscleral cyclophotocoagulation. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2007;35:270-274.

    5. Kuchar S, et al. Treatment outcomes of micropulse transscleral cyclophotocoagulation in advanced glaucoma. Lasers Med Sci. 2016;31:393-396.

     

    Dr Robert J. Noecker, MD, MBA

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    Dr Noecker specialises in glaucoma and cataract procedures and is currently involved in multiple clinical studies. He practices at Ophthalmic Consultants of Connecticut, United States, and is an assistant professor of Ophthalmology at Yale University School of Medicine and professor of surgery at the Frank Netter School of Medicine of Quinnipiac University. Dr Noecker is a speaker for IRIDEX and receives a small amount of funding for doing so.

     

     

    Robert J. Noecker, MD
    Dr. Noecker, vice chair, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Eye Center, and director, Glaucoma Service and associate professor of ...

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