J Glaucoma 2021 May 27. Epub 2021 May 27.
Department of Ophthalmology Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota Department of Ophthalmology, First Affiliated Hospital of Anhui Medical University, Hefei City, Anhui Province, China Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, Florida.
Prcis: Diplopia was present in approximately 20% of patients with Ahmed FP7or Baerveldt 350, compared to 5-6% in those with Baerveldt 250 or controls, suggesting risk of diplopia should be included in pre-operative counseling.
Purpose: To examine the prevalence of diplopia and strabismus in patients with Baerveldt 250 (B250), Baerveldt 350 (B350), or Ahmed FP7 (FP7) Glaucoma Drainage Devices (GDD).
Materials And Methods: In this cohort study, glaucoma patients ≥18 years old who had received, or would be receiving, a B250, B350, or FP7 GDD, and medically treated controls were consecutively enrolled from August 8, 2017, through July 31, 2019. Read More