Vital Costa

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Glaucoma Surgery; Genetics; Visual Fields; Ophthalmic Imaging; Blood Flow


President, Brazilian Glaucoma Society (2011-13); Vice-President, Brazilian Glaucoma Society (2009-2011); Vice-President, Ibero-American Glaucoma Society (2007-2011); Editorial Board, Glaucoma Today (2002-2012); Associate Editor Arquivos Brasileiros de Oftalmologia (1997-2003); Associate Editor British Journal of Ophthalmology (2004-2015); Chairman Knowledge in Glaucoma, American Academy of Ophthalmology (2014-2016)


Friday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 212 & 213

Glaucoma and lens extraction: where are we?

Chair(s): Vital Costa (Brazil); Jian Ge (China);

Saturday 12.15 pm-1.15 pmRoom 217

Latin American Glaucoma Society - Challenges in Glaucoma surgery - videos

Chair(s): Daniel Grigera (Argentina); TBA;

  • 12.15-12.22
    Oops! And now what do I do
    Rodolfo Perez Grossman (Peru)
  • 12.22-12.29
    Ab interno Trabeculotomy with 7-0 prolene
    Juan Jose Mura (Chile)
  • 12.29-12.36
    Spontaneous dislocation of Ex-Press Mini Shunt into the anterior chamber
    Jasbeth Ledesma (Mexico)
  • 12.36-12.43
    Trabeculotomy 360 with Glaucolight
    Vital Costa (Brazil)
  • 12.43-12.50
    Istent inject for advanced glaucoma patients
    Emilio Suzuki Jr (Brazil)
  • 12.50-12.57
    Clip snoper and Endo video Istent
    Jesus Jimenez Roman (Mexico)
  • 12.57-1.03
    Micro pulse laser in extreme glaucoma
    Fabian Lerner (Argentina)
  • 1.03-1.09
    Challenges in cataract and glaucoma surgery
    Sebastian Cronemberger (Brazil)
  • 1.09-1.15
    Secondary glaucoma after refractive surgery
    Nubia Vanessa (Brazil)


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