Surgical Maneuvers

Surgical Maneuvers

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Surgical Maneuvers

Preserving the lens important in young phakic patients undergoing DMEK

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, March 25, 2016
Thomas John, MD
Endothelial keratoplasty, or EK, appears to be the epicenter of the corneal transplantation scene, and it has surpassed penetrating keratoplasty for…
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Second-stage operation of Mooren’s ulcer

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, March 10, 2016
Thomas John, MD
Mooren’s ulcer is a clinical entity that results in peripheral ulcerative keratitis and corneal ulceration. A subset of these patients requires…
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New phakic lens improves vision in keratoconus patient implanted with intracorneal ring segment

Ocular Surgery News Europe Edition, February 2016
The Implantable Phakic Contact Lens, or IPCL, might be an additional good option to correct refraction in combination with intracorneal ring segments…
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Micropulse transscleral diode laser cyclophotocoagulation an option for refractory glaucoma

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, February 10, 2016
Thomas John, MD
Glaucoma can be a difficult management problem in a subset of patients, even for the most experienced glaucoma specialists. The treatment spectrum…
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Laser de femtosegundo ajuda em caso de cirurgia de catarata complexa

Ocular Surgery News Latin America Edition, February 2016
Timothy F. Page, MD
Geralmente, a cirurgia de catarata é segura e fácil de realizar, em especial para os cirurgiões de olhos experientes. No entanto, o grau de…
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El láser de femtosegundo sirve para cirugías de catarata complejas

Ocular Surgery News Latin America Edition, February 2016
Timothy F. Page, MD
La cirugía de catarata no suele ser riesgosa ni compleja, especialmente cuando el cirujano de ojos tiene experiencia. Sin embargo, el grado de…
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DMEK in an aphakic, post-vitrectomy eye

Ocular Surgery News Europe Edition, January 2016
Martin Dirisamer, MD
This video shows a case in our series of Descemet’s membrane endothelial keratoplasty in challenging cases…
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Trocar anterior chamber maintainer helps provide better wound closure

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, January 10, 2016
Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth; Priya Narang, MS
Anterior segment surgical procedures encompass, for the most part, the use of the anterior chamber space for various surgical manipulations, repair…
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I-Ring ofrece una nueva estrategia para la administración intraoperativa de las pupilas pequeñas

Ocular Surgery News Latin America Edition, January 2016
Kenneth R. Kenyon, MD; Roberto Pineda, MD
La visualización adecuada de un lente con cataratas es esencial para una facoemulsificación y una implantación de LIO seguras. La visualización…
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I-Ring oferece nova estratégia para a gestão intraoperatória de pupila pequena

Ocular Surgery News Latin America Edition, January 2016
Kenneth R. Kenyon, MD; Roberto Pineda, MD
A visualização adequada da lente cataratosa é essencial para uma facoemulsificação segura e o implante da LIO. Uma visão da lente comprometida devido…