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Title Vitreo-retinal surgery / editors, Stanislao Rizzo, Fabio Patelli, David R. Chow
Published Berlin : Springer Verlag, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (xvii, 234 pages) : color illustrations
Series Essentials in ophthalmology, 1612-3212
Essentials in ophthalmology
Contents Historical overview of microincision surgery --25-gauge instrumentation: engineering challenges and tradeoffs -- 25-gauge, sutureless, trans-conjunctival vitrectomy -- Transconjunctival 23-gauge vitrectomy -- 23-gauge one-step instrumentation -- Small gauge vitrectomy: anesthesia, incision technique and cannula removal -- Comparison of 25-gauge Trocar/cannula wound healing and remodeling with in vivo vitrector flow analysis -- 25-gauge vitreous surgery: getting started -- 25-gauge macular surgery: principles and instrumentations -- 25-gauge sutureless vitrectomy for diabetic retinopathy -- Small-gauge vitrectomy for retinal detachment -- Perfluorocarbon-perfused 25-gauge vitrectomy -- Primary 25-gauge vitrectomy with topical anesthesia for persistent vitreous floaters -- 25-gauge vitrectomy in infectious endophthalmitis -- 25-gauge transconjunctival sutureless vitrectomy for vitreous and retinal/choroidal biopsy -- Uveal biopsy with 25-gauge vitrector: work in progress -- The use of 25-gauge vitrectomy systems in the management of trauma -- Small-gauge approach in pediatric vitreoretinal surgery -- Combined phaco/25-gauge vitrectomy -- Complications of 25-gauge vitrectomy -- A comparison of 20- vs 25-gauge vitrectomy: does size matter? -- 20-gauge sutureless vitrectomy Trocar system -- 20-gauge non-cannulated sutureless vitrectomy -- Small-gauge vitrectomy: which calliper [caliper] should we choose and when? -- Current clinical data and future (for small-gauge vitreoretinal surgery) -- Pearls from experts
Summary Deals with topics such as fluidics and technical characteristics of 23- and 25-gauge systems, basic vitrectomy techniques of 23- and 25-gauge systems, sclerotomy characteristics of the sutureless approach, advantages and disadvantages of the sutureless technique, and vitreoretinal pathologies treated with 23- and 25-gauge systems
Analysis geneeskunde
public health
Medicine (General)
Geneeskunde (algemeen)
Notes "Progress III"--Cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Vitreous body -- Surgery.
Retina -- Surgery.
Retinal Diseases -- surgery
Vitrectomy -- methods
Vitreous Body -- surgery
MEDICAL -- Ophthalmology.
Vitreous body -- Surgery.
Retina -- Surgery.
Retinal Diseases -- surgery.
Vitrectomy -- methods.
Retina -- Surgery.
Vitreous body -- Surgery.
Form Electronic book
Author Rizzo, Stanislao
Patelli, Fabio
Chow, David R
ISBN 9783540685869