In recent years, Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Shunt Surgery has gained a lot of interest among glaucoma specialists and cataract surgeons. Saheb and Ahmed have pointed out 5 qualities why this approach should be favored.
1. Ab interno approach through clear cornea incision
2. Less traumatic procedures to the target tissue
3. IOP lowering capacity
4. High safety profile avoiding serious post op complications
5. Rapid recovery with good impact on the patient's quality of life
This lecture will attempt to discuss the existing most popular MIGS in relation to how effective they are in particular type and stage of glaucoma based on published papers.
Lecturer: Manolito R. Reyes, M.D. D.P.B.O. | Far Eastern University Medical Center, Quirino Memorial Medical Center and Jose Reyes Memorial Medical Center, Manila, Philippines