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  C-26-02   
Monday, September 26, 2005
08:00 - 09:30
C-26-02  Course: Non-penetrating and Penetrating Glaucoma Surgery

Chair
Pfeiffer N. (Mainz)
Miglior S. (Milano)

Tutors
Mermoud A. (Lausanne)
Wahl J. (Mainz)
Schwenn O. (Gau-Bischofsheim)
Konen W. (Köln)

Registration fee: 130 € / 180 €
No. of Participants: min. 20 / max. 100
Venue: Room 42

 

When maximal tolerated medical glaucoma therapy is not adequate patients need surgery. Standard procedures are trabeculectomy and non-penetrating glaucoma surgery. Course and Wetlab are designed for the learning glaucoma surgeon and focused on practical abilities. The following topics will be covered:

  1. When to use which glaucoma surgery procedure?
  2. Basic trabeculectomy
  3. Basic non-penetrating glaucoma surgery
  4. What is success in glaucoma surgery and how to secure it?