Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2013 Aug 13;54(8):5416-23. Epub 2013 Aug 13.
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, 300 George Street, Suite 8100, New Haven, CT 06511, USA.
Purpose: To compare fibrosis, aqueous humor dynamics, and intraocular pressure (IOP) of two suprachoroidal shunts as part of a new class of glaucoma drainage devices.
Methods: Following proliferation analysis in vitro, 20 rabbits were implanted with either a gold shunt (GS, GMSplus+, SOLX) or a polypropylene shunt (PS, Aquashunt, OPKO). Ten eyes received mitomycin C (MMC) and triamcinolone. Read More