08308701 is referenced by 39 patents and cites 114 patents.

The present invention generally relates to methods for deploying intraocular shunts without the use of an optical apparatus that contacts an eye, such as a goniolens. In certain embodiments, methods of the invention involve inserting into an eye a deployment device configured to hold an intraocular shunt, determining that a distal portion of the device is properly positioned within the eye without use of an optical apparatus that contacts the eye, and deploying the shunt from the device.

Title
Methods for deploying intraocular shunts
Application Number
12/946210
Publication Number
8308701 (B2)
Application Date
November 15, 2010
Publication Date
November 13, 2012
Inventor
Herbert A Reitsamer
Salzburg
AT
Guenther Grabner
Salzburg
AT
Laszlo O Romoda
San Clemente
CA, US
Christopher Horvath
Desert Hot Springs
CA, US
Agent
Brown Rudnick
Thomas C Meyers
Assignee
AqueSys
CA, US
IPC
A61M 1/00
A61F 9/007
View Original Source