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Transscleral laser cyclocoagulation in treatment of noncompensated glaucoma
Author(s): Valery V. Bakutkin; Ravil N. Karimov; Olga V. Tcherviakova
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Paper Abstract

The object of the present study is to estimate the impact of transscleral laser cyclocoagulation as a treatment for patients with non-compensated glaucoma and low visual functions. The effectiveness of the given treatment is estimated by the use of multiple statistical methods, including correlation, multiple regression and discriminant analysis. The results meaningfully confirm the effectiveness of laser surgery in non-compensated open-angle (stage III) glaucoma treatment, whilst the developed mathematical model of correlation between intra-eye liquid production and key operation parameters can be successfully used to control the process of liquid production.

Paper Details

Date Published: 4 May 2001
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 4241, Saratov Fall Meeting 2000: Optical Technologies in Biophysics and Medicine II, (4 May 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.431543
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Valery V. Bakutkin, Saratov State Medical Univ. (Russia)
Ravil N. Karimov, Saratov State Technical Univ. (Russia)
Olga V. Tcherviakova, Saratov State Technical Univ. (Russia)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4241:
Saratov Fall Meeting 2000: Optical Technologies in Biophysics and Medicine II

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