Phacoemulsification Made Easy

by Aasheet H Desai, Jack J Kanski

Cataract is the most common cause of blindness worldwide. Phacoemulsification is the mainstay for cataract surgery the world over. This book is aimed at the trainee ophthalmologists and succinctly illustrates the various steps in phacoemulsification. The initial steps in the procedure are shown in slow motion. Consists of ten chapters namely, Preoperative Considerations, Anaesthesia, Preparation for Surgery, Phacodynamics, Phacoemulsifiers, Viscoelastics, Capsulorrhexis, Hydrodissection, Phacoemulsificatio, Irrigation and Aspiration,Insertion of IOL and Completion, etc.

Book Series: Made Easy


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Desai Aasheet H
Prince Charles Eye Unit, King Edward VII Hospital, Windsor
2. Kanski Jack J Prince Charles Eye Unit, King Edward VII Hospital, Windsor
ISBN 9788180615979
Speciality Ophthalmology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/10612
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2006
Pages 142
Book Type Reference



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