Jorge A Alvarado

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  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. ..