Small Incision Cataract Surgery (Manual Phaco)

by Kamaljeet Singh

This book Small Incision Cataract Surgery (Manual Phaco) is to explain the various surgical manouvers with diagrams, photographs and a detailed text. Simple steps, explained in easy language, are the hallmark of this book. An attempt has been made to acquaint the reader with almost all the subjects of IOL surgery. The book begins with the history of cataract surgery, which is so important to understand as the technique has evolved tremendously in a very short span of time. Preoperative evaluation and various anesthetic techniques are very significant in giving good surgical results. Subjects like diabetes and hypertension management have been specially included in the book as they have become so widespread that their effective management must be clear to all the surgeons. Describe all the techniques of nucleus delivery to achieve the same objective, a sutureless anastigmatic result. Each chapter with care and form their own impression of the benefits and risks involved in each technique. Postoperative complications and their management pertaining to this particular surgery have also been dealt with exhaustively. Management of endophthalmitis, posterior dislocation of lens and posterior capsular opacification form separate chapters in this book due to their significance in obtaining good surgical outcome. Paediatric cataract surgery through tunnel—a complicated subject has also been extensively covered.


Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Singh Kamaljeet MLN Medical College; State Institute of Ophthalmology, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
ISBN 9788171799329
Speciality Ophthalmology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/10768
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2002
Pages 248
Book Type Professional


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