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Gold shunt for refractory advanced low-tension glaucoma with spared central acuity

Overview of attention for article published in International Medical Case Reports Journal, March 2016
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Title
Gold shunt for refractory advanced low-tension glaucoma with spared central acuity
Published in
International Medical Case Reports Journal, March 2016
DOI 10.2147/imcrj.s93849
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Authors

Ryan Le, Neeru Gupta

Abstract

The aim of this study is to report a case of gold shunt surgery for uncontrolled, low-tension glaucoma with good central vision, after having a previously failed trabeculectomy and tube shunt surgeries. The patient was receiving maximum medical glaucoma therapy of four different types with intraocular pressure of 17 mm Hg prior to gold shunt surgery. Five years later, intraocular pressure is well controlled in the low teens without the need for ocular medications, and glaucoma is stable following gold shunt surgery.

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This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 1. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 21 March 2016.
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#3,814,464
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Outputs from International Medical Case Reports Journal
#42
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#150,730
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Outputs of similar age from International Medical Case Reports Journal
#6
of 9 outputs
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