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ANSI Z80.27

Ophthalmics – Implantable Glaucoma Devices

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Organization: ANSI
Publication Date: 27 January 2014
Status: active
Page Count: 49
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Scope and purpose

The scope of this standard applies to devices that are implanted in the eye to treat glaucoma by facilitating aqueous outflow. The standard excludes glaucoma devices whose effect depends upon metabolic and/or pharmacologic mechanisms.

The purpose of the standard is to describe the physical, mechanical and biocompatibility properties, as well as the elements of clinical protocols that may be useful in assessing the clinical performance of these devices.

Document History

ANSI Z80.27
January 27, 2014
Ophthalmics – Implantable Glaucoma Devices
Scope and purpose The scope of this standard applies to devices that are implanted in the eye to treat glaucoma by facilitating aqueous outflow. The standard excludes glaucoma devices whose effect...
May 11, 2001
Ophthalmics Aqueous Shunts for Glaucoma Application
Scope and purpose This standard applies to the physical and mechanical properties and performance of finished aqueous shunts, their biocompatibility properties, and describes elements of a clinical...
May 11, 2001
For Ophthalmics - Aqueous Shunts for Glaucoma Application
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