Surgical Maneuvers

Surgical Maneuvers

Discussing the latest surgical tips, techniques and pearls.

Surgical Maneuvers

Surgeons detail steps for simple limbal epithelial transplantation

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, August 10, 2016
Sotiria Palioura, MD, PhD; Marwan R. Atallah, MD; Carol Karp, MD; Guillermo Amescua, MD
In 1964, Jose Barraquer described a surgical technique for limbal stem cell deficiency, or LSCD. The paramount finding of extensive LSCD is…
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Air pumping technique simplifies DALK, increases rate of big bubble creation

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, July 10, 2016
Thomas John, MD
Lamellar keratoplasty encompasses both anterior lamellar keratoplasty and posterior lamellar keratoplasty. This form of transplantation technique is…
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Técnica de ATC orientada por sutura é útil em casos de cirurgias complexas

Ocular Surgery News Latin America Edition, June 2016
Tim Page, MD
Os avanços nos dispositivos prostéticos intraoculares na cirurgia de catarata, tais como os anéis de tensão capsular, dispositivos de tensão capsular…
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Técnica ATC guiada por sutura útil en casos de cirugías complejas

Ocular Surgery News Latin America Edition, June 2016
Tim Page, MD
Los avances en los dispositivos de prótesis intraocular en la cirugía de cataratas, como los anillos de tensión capsular, los dispositivos de tensión…
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Endoscope an essential instrument for every retina surgeon

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, June 10, 2016
Rupan Trikha, MD
Optimal visualization of the posterior segment is essential in all forms of retinal and vitreous surgical procedures. It becomes even more important…
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Sutureless femtosecond-assisted anterior lamellar keratoplasty may treat corneal pathologies

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2016
Sai Bhuvanagiri, BS; Bala Ambati, MD, PhD, MBA
Selective corneal transplantation includes a variety of modern day surgical techniques to cater to two large categories: those with a healthy corneal…
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Suture-guided CTR technique useful in complex surgery cases

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 10, 2016
Tim Page, MD
Advances in intraocular prosthetic devices in cataract surgery, such as capsular tension rings, capsular tension devices and capsule support hooks…
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IOL exchange: Technique and surgical pearls

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, April 25, 2016
Thomas TJ John, MD
IOL implantation requires proper seating of the IOL within the lens capsular bag, with good IOL centration and without any contact with the adjacent…
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High-frequency deep sclerotomy another option for surgical treatment of glaucoma

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, April 10, 2016
Miroslav Vukosavljević, MD; B. Pajić; T. John; M. Kontić; D.J. Vukosavljević
The challenge in the glaucoma surgery arena is the continued search for the ultimate glaucoma surgery technique that provides long-term IOP…
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Autologous choroidal transplantation useful for selected cases of advanced AMD

Ocular Surgery News Europe Edition, April 2016
In this video, Grazia Pertile, MD, head of the Ophthalmology Department of Negrar Hospital, Italy, presents her personal technique of autologous…