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Peripapillary Staphyloma with Spontaneous Motion of the Nerve

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My Way in Achieving a Near-100% Silicone Oil Fill

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Background & Purpose: Achieving a near-100% fill of silicone oil is desirable for PVR surgery in order to: 1.Better support retinal breaks, especially inferiorly; 2. Provide a more complete tamponade to holes; 3. Maximize oil conformation to irregularities in eyewall contour; 4. Minimize emulsification due to oil bubble motion...

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Intraocular Video Analysis of Small Gauge Vitrectomy in Human Cadaver Eyes Using a Modified Zirm Technique

Purpose: To assess the intraocular effects of small gauge vitreous surgery particularly in the area of the vitreous base, using High Definition (HD) intraocular cameras and slow motion analysis, studied in freshly enucleated human eyes. Methods: 20 freshly enucleated human eyes underwent vitrectomy using a modified Zirm imaging technique using HD and high speed cameras. 23, 25, and 27 gauge instruments were compared at a variety of cut...

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A Case of Subretinal Tubulation

RETINA PHOTO_Kirk Packo A fascinating case of a patient that underwent successful PVR surgery 13 years ago, that then emergently presents with a new complaint that “something is wrong.” The patient is found to have an unusual “subretinal foreign body” that apparently “appeared” in the macula, although was never before seen during prior postop exams. Amazing clinical photos and OCT’s will be shown,...

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2009 RETINAWS – Small Gauge Infusion into Choroid

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2009/videos/Small-Gauge-Infusion-into-Choroid.flv

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Evaluation of the Artificial Silicon RetinaTM Device for the Treatment of Vision Loss from Retinitis Pigmentosa

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2006/congress/Evaluation-of-the-Artificial-Silicon-RetinaTM-Device-for-the-Treatment-of-Vision-Loss-from-Retinitis-Pigmentosa.swf John S. Pollack, MD (Joliet, IL),* Kirk H. Packo, MD (Chicago, IL),* Gislin Dagnelie, PhD (Baltimore, MD), Ron A. Schuchard, PhD (Atlanta, GA), Julia A. Haller, MD (Baltimore, MD), Thomas M. Aaberg, MD (Atlanta, GA), Mathew W. MacCumber, MD, PhD (Chicago, IL), Pauline T. Merrill, MD (Oak...

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