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Results
REFERRALS 1994 - 2007
Total patients: 1,625
To date, 177 deaths have been reported.
TREATMENTS CARRIED OUT
Ruthenium Plaque 293
Proton Bean Therapy 146
Local Excision 57
Local Resection 44
Enucleation 113
    secondary to proton beam therapy 27
    secondary to local resection 3
    secondary to local resection and ruthenium plaque 3
    secondary to ruthenium plaque 27
Exenteration 14
    secondary to proton bean therapy 1
OTHER TREATMENTS CARRIED OUT
Vitrectomy 18
Cataract Extraction 30
VISUAL ACUITY PRE-OPERATIVELY
6/5 - 6/12 63%
6/18 - 6/36 20%
< 6/60 17%
VISUAL ACUITY POST-OPERATIVELY
6/5 - 6/12 45%
6/18 - 6/36 28%
< 6/60 27%
ENUCLEATION FOR CHOROIDAL MELANOMA
Primary Procedure 21%
Secondary Procedure 11%
MORTALITY RATE FOR CHOROIDAL MELANOMA
Mortality Rate 16%