Jorge A Alvarado


Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA


  1. Alvarado J, Iguchi R, Martinez J, Trivedi S, Shifera A. Similar effects of selective laser trabeculoplasty and prostaglandin analogs on the permeability of cultured Schlemm canal cells. Am J Ophthalmol. 2010;150:254-64 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings support our hypothesis that selective laser trabeculoplasty and prostaglandin analogs share a common mechanism that likely mediates their pressure-lowering effects. ..
  2. Alvarado J, Hollander D, Juster R, Lee L. Ahmed valve implantation with adjunctive mitomycin C and 5-fluorouracil: long-term outcomes. Am J Ophthalmol. 2008;146:276-284 pubmed publisher
    ..The adjunctive use of both intraoperative MMC and postoperative 5-FU with Ahmed valve implantation results in high success rates. IOP was well controlled in the majority of patients within the six-year postoperative period. ..