Sclero-corneal trephining in the operative treatment of glaucoma

by Elliot, Robert Henry

Publisher: Paul B. Hoeber in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 117 Downloads: 439
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  • Glaucoma -- Surgery.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Robert Henry Elliot.
LC ClassificationsRE871 .E4 1913
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 117 p. :
Number of Pages117
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18032333M

Ask, Fritz, Om Glaukomet och den sekundära Tryckstegringens operative Behandling. Alm. Svenska Läkaretidningen Nr. 51, The treatment of malignant glaucoma aims to lower IOP, to restore anterior chamber depth, and to re-establish the proper flow of aqueous. Cycloplegics widen the ciliary body diameter and pull the lens posteriorly by tightening the zonules Osmotic medications remove fluid . Glaucoma can be treated with eye drops, pills, laser surgery, traditional incisional surgery, newer minimally invasive surgical alternatives or a combination of these methods. The goal of any treatment is to prevent loss of vision, as vision loss from glaucoma is irreversible. In a symposium on glaucoma held in , Charles Bull, MD (), reported that there is “complete divergence of opinion as to the relative value of various methods of treatment” 25 (p56) of glaucoma and “the question of tension is the most difficult to settle.” 25 (p57) He believed that surgery should be done early in chronic.

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Excerpt from Sclero-Corneal Trephining in the Operative Treatment of Glaucoma The present time may be spoken of in ophthalmological history as The Glaucoma Age. The magnificent work of past decades.

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Sclero-corneal trephining in the operative treatment of glaucoma / By Robert Henry Elliot. Abstract. Prelim. leaves duplicated; two omitted?First edition, "Bibliography" at ends of of access: Internet Publisher: London: G. Pulman & Sons, Year: OAI. Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link).

It is not my intention to attempt to belittle the importance of late infections following sclero-corneal trephining, or to suggest that such an occurrence constitutes the least reflection on a surgeon's methods; but in the case of an operative procedure, which is of so recent an origin as sclerocorneal trephining, it is obvious that we all have.

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Date Books. Case of fracture of the spine, in which the operation of trephining was performed: with observations. McDonnell, Robert. Elliot's first book, Sclero-corneal Trephining in the Operative Treatment of Glaucoma, appeared in after he completed cases, and the procedure received worldwide publicity.

Elliot participated in a discussion about glaucoma with Lagrange and Smith (the English-language glaucoma expert) at the International Congress of Medicine in London. Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page.

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THE OPERATIVE TREATMENT OF GLAUCOMA LT. COL. WRIGHT Madras, India Dealing now with the question of the operate by sclerocorneal trephining. If not operative relief of tension, just as in cata- effective it may be repeated or augmented ract, no one method is suitable to all cases by other methods.

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October; 11(10): – PMCID: PMC Sclero-Corneal Trephining for Glaucoma * Kaspar Pischel *. Care and Treatment. With the facts about glaucoma, you can take charge of your health with a few adjustments to your routine. Caring for your eyes may include medication, surgery, or a combination of glaucoma treatments.

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By ROBERT HENRY ELLIOT, with illustrations. London: H. Lewis &Co., Price, 21s. Colonel Elliot's previous work has proved so valuable that a widespread interest in his new book is ensured beforehand: his manyfollowers in the matter of sclero-corneal trephining will be eager to hear himon the whole.

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SCLEROCORNEAL TREPHINING. BY R. ELLIOT, M.D., F.R.C.S. In the preface of the first edition of my work on Solero-Corneal Trephining in the Operative Treatment of Glaucoma I wrote: I desire to lay my case fully and freely before the medical profession.

At that*bar we must one and all be tried, and I. Sclero-Corneal Trephining in the Operative Treatment of Glaucoma, London, ; 2nd edition, Glaucoma, a Handbook for the General Practitioner, London, The Indian Operation of Couching for Cataract, London,   The only current treatment for glaucoma is to lower intraocular pressure (IOP), which can be achieved with eyedrops, laser, or incisional surgery.

Eye drops are the most common treatment modality and, over time, patients may need to take multiple types of eye drops in order to stop progression of a disease that typically has no symptoms.

Recommended Citation. Maiden, Sydner Dale. "Sclero-corneal trephining in the treatment of chronic simple glaucoma." MS (Master of Science) thesis, State University of Iowa, Explore the Wellcome Library's digitised books, archives, manuscripts, film and sound, paintings, posters and more.

Wellcome Library is currently closed to the public During the current COVID pandemic, Wellcome Collection is closed. The most common type, primary open angle glaucoma, is usually treated with eye drops.

Laser treatment or surgery may be offered if drops don't help. Treatment for other types of glaucoma may include: primary angle closure glaucoma – immediate treatment in hospital with medication to reduce the pressure in the eye, followed by laser treatment. Glaucoma is an eye disease that causes an increase of pressure in the eye, which leads to optic nerve damage, resulting in gradual loss of peripheral vision.

There are sevearl types of glaucoma, but the most common, open-angle glaucoma, does not cause any pain or symptoms. Glaucoma is a progressive vision condition that can lead to permanent blindness. Learn more about the types, causes, symptoms, risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment of glaucoma.

Glaucoma Treatment "It is important to be educated, informed and feel involved in your glaucoma treatment, particularly concerning eye drops; the mainstay of glaucoma treatment. Their use needs to be consistent and generally lifelong.

A Preliminary Note on a New Operative Procedure for the Establishment of a Filtering Cicatrix in the Treatment of Glaucoma, Ophthalmoscope ((Dec.)) 2. Lagrange, F.: Iridectomie et sclérectomie combinées dans le traitement du glaucome chronique; procédé nouveau pour l'établissement de la cicatrice filtrante, Arch.

d'opht. Colonel Elliot was a fine operator, and was especially skilled and interested in the treatment of glaucoma, for which he strongly advocated sclero-corneal trephining.

He took a leading part in the negotiations which led to an increase in the grade, pay and pensions of officers serving in the Indian medical services.npon cases of glaucoma. During the last four years he and his confreres have performed the operation of sclero-corneal trephining associated with his name in over 1, cases of glaucoma.

Unfortunately in India it is difficult to keep cases under cOhtinuous observation and only twenty per cent of these cases could be followed up. Laser Cyclophotocoagulation Surgery For Glaucoma. Most surgical glaucoma treatments work by making it easier for fluid to leave the eye.

Cyclophotocoagulation (CP) takes a different approach. It works by decreasing the production of aqueous fluid.