Objectives: Upon completion of this conference the resident/student should have an understanding of laser peripheral iridectomy and cyclophotocoagulation and should be able to describe the:
- preoperative evaluation
- peripheral iridotomy
- transcleral cyclophotocoagulation
- endoscopic cyclophotocoagulation
- Argon Laser Trabeculoplasty
- Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty
Assignment: Please read the “Laser Iridotomy”, “Ciliary Body Ablation”, “Laser Trabeculoplasty” and “Laser Gonioplasty” sections of the Surgical Therapy for Glaucoma in the Glaucoma book from the BCSC Series.