Ophthalmol Ther 2021 May 7. Epub 2021 May 7.
Department of Ophthalmology, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Corporate Member of Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin Institute of Health, Humboldt-Universität Zu Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353, Berlin, Germany.
Introduction: To evaluate the long-term effect on intraocular pressure (IOP) and glaucoma medication of selective laser trabeculoplasty (SLT) compared to minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS) in primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) and its potential in clinical practice.
Methods: A total of 342 consecutive patients (stand-alone procedures) were included. One hundred and five patients underwent SLT treatment (360° SLT, 95-105 spots, Trabeculas SLT ARCLaser, Nürnberg, DE), 107 patients had an ab interno-derived trabeculotomy (Trabectome, NeoMedix, Tustin, USA), and 130 patients received iStent inject implantation (2 implants-Glaukos, CA, USA). Read More