From Kahook's Essentials Of Glaucoma Therapy

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 Section number
Fundamentals of Glaucoma0
Diagnostic Testing of Glaucoma1
Medical Management of Glaucoma2
Introduction to Basic Concepts of Glaucoma Surgery3
Glaucoma Drainage Device Implantation5
Glaucoma Surgery Combined With Cataract Extraction6
Less Common Surgeries8
Surgical Management of Complicated Glaucomas9
Novel Approaches10
Surgical Trials and Regulatory Insights11
Perspectives on Surgery From the Experts12
Appendix A13
Appendix B14
Appendix C15
Appendix D16
Appendix E17

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 Chapter number
Introduction to Glaucoma1
Pigment Dispersion Syndrome and Pigmentary Glaucoma3
Lens Induced Glaucoma4
Low Tension Glaucoma5
Glaucoma Associated with Intraocular Tumors6
Fuchs’ Heterochromic Iridocyclitis7
Angle Recession Glaucoma8
Uveitis-Glaucoma-Hyphema Syndrome9
Pseudophakic Pupillary Block10
Traumatic Glaucoma11
24 Hour IOP12
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Visual Field Testing1
Diagnostic Imaging Modalities2
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Intraocular Pressure Lowering Medications1
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The Surgical Decision-Making Process1
Surgical Anatomy2
Wound Modulation After Filtration Surgery3
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Trabeculectomy Surgery: Decision Making and Technique1
Trabeculectomy: Management of Postoperative Complications2
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Preoperative Evaluation for Glaucoma Drainage Device Surgery1
Types of Glaucoma Drainage Implants2
Standard Technique for Implanting Glaucoma Drainage Devices3
Location of Glaucoma Drainage Implants and Tubes4
Use of Antimetabolites With Tube Shunt Surgery5
Considerations on Day of Glaucoma Drainage Implant Surgery6
Postoperative Management of Glaucoma Drainage Implants7
Glaucoma Drainage Devices: Management of Intraoperative and Postoperative Complications8
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Cataract Surgery and Intraocular Pressure1
Endoscopic Cyclophotocoagulation2
Combined Phacoemulsification and Trabectome3
Glaucoma Filtration Surgery Combined With Cataract Extraction4
Canaloplasty Combined With Cataract Extraction5
Cataract Extraction Plus iStent6
Goniotomy With or Without Cataract Extraction in Adults7
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Argon Laser Trabeculoplasty1
Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty2
Comparison of Argon Laser Trabeculoplasty and Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty3
Laser Peripheral Iridotomy4
Argon Laser Peripheral Iridoplasty5
Transscleral Cyclophotocoagulation6
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Surgical Iridectomy1
Repair of Cyclodialysis Clefts2
Drainage of Choroidal Effusions3
Congenital and Pediatric Glaucoma: Goniotomy and Trabeculotomy4
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Surgical Management of Neovascular Glaucoma1
Surgical Management of Uveitic Glaucoma2
Glaucoma Surgery in the Nanophthalmic Eye3
Glaucoma Surgery in Aniridia Patients4
Glaucoma Surgery in Corneal Transplant Patients5
Glaucoma Surgery in the Keratoprosthesis Patient6
Concomitant Glaucoma Drainage Devices and Corneal Transplantation7
Glaucoma Drainage Device Implantation Combined With Pars Plana Vitrectomy8
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Ex-Press Glaucoma Filtration Device1
Suprachoroidal Devices3
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Review of Glaucoma Surgery Clinical Trials1
United States Food and Drug Administration Regulation of Ophthalmic Devices2
Glaucoma Surgery in Resource-Poor Settings3
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Are You Still Withholding the "Trabeculectomy Cure"?1
Glaucoma Surgical Innovation Nearing the Tipping Point2
Glaucoma Surgery: A Paradox3
Future of Glaucoma4
Glaucoma Surgery: Where We Started and Where We Are Going5
Progress in Surgery for Glaucoma6
Looking at Glaucoma Surgery7
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Surgical Supplies, Instruments, and Implants for the Operating Room1
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Diagnostic and Procedural Codes for Glaucoma and Glaucoma Surgery1
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Informed Consent In Glaucoma Surgery1
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Surgical Dictation Examples1
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Commonly Used Laser Settings1

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