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Phacotrabeculectomy combines the management of cataract and glaucoma in 1 surgery. Surgical success rate and intraocular pressure (IOP) on the final visit was similar for primary-angle closure glaucoma (PACG) and primary open-angle glaucoma patients. However, mean postoperative IOP reduction was greater in PACG patients.

The article was published by
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Taiwan Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume / Volumen: 5
Number / Número: 1
First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 28-32
Year / Año: 2015
Month / Mes: march

Principal institution where the research took place
Institución principal de la investigación
Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Kaohsiung City, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

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Facotrabeculectomía en el Glaucoma Primario de Ángulo Cerrado y el Glaucoma Primario de Ángulo Abierto

La facotrabeculectomía es una cirugía combinada destinada a corregir las cataratas y el glaucoma en un único procedimiento. El índice de éxito de la cirugía y la presión intraocular en la visita final fueron similares en los pacientes con glaucoma primario de ángulo cerrado y los enfermos con glaucoma primario de ángulo abierto. Sin embargo, la reducción promedio de la presión intraocular posquirúrgica fue más importante en los pacientes con glaucoma primario de ángulo cerrado.
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Other articles written by the author Linda Yi-Chieh Poon
Otros artículos de Linda Yi-Chieh Poon

Yi-Chieh Poon L, Lai, Lee JJ, Tsai JC, Lin PW, Teng MC. Comparison of surgicical outcomes after phacotrabeculectomy in primary angle-closure glaucoma versus primary open-angle glaucoma. Taiwan J Ophthalmol 5:28-32, 2015.
Chen YW, Poon YC, Yu HJ, Kuo MT, Fang PC. Experience of scleritis and episcleritis at a tertiary center in Southern Taiwan. Taiwan J Ophthalmol 5:19-22, 2015.
Chen YW, Yu HJ, Poon YC, Kuo HK. Ocular post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder. Taiwan J Ophthalmol. Article in press. Published online July 31, 2014.
Poon YC, Chen CH, Kuo HK, Chen YJ, Wu PC, Chen YH, Lee JJ. Clinical implications of serous retinal detachment in branch retinal vein occlusion and response after primary intravitreal bevacizumab injection. J Ocular Pharmacol Therapeutics 29:319-324, 2013.
Poon YC, Kuo HK. Endogenous Serratia marcescens endophthalmitis associated with Port-a-Cath in an oncology patient. Taiwan J Ophthalmol 3:45-48, 2013.
Poon YC, Kuo MT, Yu HJ, Fang PC. Dense corneal blood staining and its histopathological characteristics. A case report. Acta Soc Ophthalmol Sinicae 50: 333-338, 2011.

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Linda Yi-Chieh Poon was invited by SIIC on
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2015, october 2
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2017, july 1
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2017, july 1
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2017, september 29

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Comparison of Surgical Outcomes After Phacotrabeculectomy in Primary Angle-Closure Glaucoma Versus Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma

Author / Autor
Linda Yi-Chieh Poon1

1 Md, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwán (Republica Nacionalista China), Attending Physician

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Taiwan Journal of Ophthalmology

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