Surgical Maneuvers

Surgical Maneuvers

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Surgical Maneuvers

Novel method helps eliminate docking laser interface bubbles

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 25, 2016
Steven B. Siepser, MD, FACS
Advances in laser technology continue to propel the laser surgical field forward and bestow improved quality of vision and quicker wound healing…
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How to approach KPro corneal melt with back plate exposure

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 10, 2016
Thomas "TJ" John, MD
Artificial corneas are a useful surgical option in the visual rehabilitation of corneal blindness. The concept of an artificial cornea was first…
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VIDEO: Hydroseparation provides faster, easier way to deal with DMEK graft

September 28, 2016
This video shows a technique that, according to Pavel Stodulka, MD, PhD, allows for faster and safer Descemet’s separation in Descemet’s…
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VIDEO: DMEK patient receives hydroseparation procedure

September 28, 2016
This video shows a technique that, according to Pavel Stodulka, MD, PhD, allows for faster and safer Descemet’s separation in Descemet’s…
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Intrastromal corneal ring segment helps correct high astigmatism after DALK

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, September 25, 2016
Juan Grandin, MD; Adriana Lotfi, MD; Ana Cruz Fourcade, MD; Carlos Gordillo, MD
Corneal transplantation has progressed significantly from full-thickness penetrating keratoplasty to selective corneal transplantation in which only…
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Trans pars plana safety basket suture helpful in malpositioned IOL cases

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, September 10, 2016
Samuel Masket, MD; Nicole R. Fram, MD
The reported occurrence of IOL dislocation after cataract surgery varies from 0.05% to 1.8%. Surgical correction of malpositioned IOLs can be…
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Pasos detallados de los cirujanos para un trasplante del epitelio limbar simple

Ocular Surgery News Latin America Edition, September 2016
En 1964, Jose Barraquer describió una técnica quirúrgica para la insuficiencia límbica, o LSCD por sus siglas en inglés. El importante hallazgo del…
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Cirurgiões detalham as etapas para o transplante epitelial límbico simples

Ocular Surgery News Latin America Edition, September 2016
Em 1964, José Barraquer descreveu uma técnica cirúrgica para a deficiência de células-tronco límbicas (ou LSCD). A descoberta fundamental da LSCD é a…
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La técnica de bombeo de aire simplifica el DALK, aumenta la tasa de creación de la burbuja grande

Ocular Surgery News Latin America Edition, August 2016
La queratoplastia lamelar incluye la queratoplastia lamelar anterior y la queratoplastia lamelar posterior. Esta forma de técnica de transplante se…
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Técnica de bombeamento de ar simplifica a DALK e aumenta a taxa de criação de grandes bolhas

Ocular Surgery News Latin America Edition, August 2016
A ceratoplastia lamelar engloba a ceratoplastia lamelar anterior e a ceratoplastia lamelar posterior. Essa forma de técnica de transplante é chamada…