What Does Interventional Glaucoma Mean To You?

The IG mindset can include straightforward decision- making, such as offering SLT over eye drops as an initial treatment for glaucoma (an option supported by the LiGHT study). However, in a broader sense, IG can be considered a new subspecialty encompassing two areas: novel procedures designed to enhance aqueous outflow and novel drug delivery systems. These minimally invasive procedures allow aqueous humor to bypass the trabecular meshwork or direct aqueous humor into the suprachoroi- dal or subconjunctival spaces.

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