Cataract Surgery from the Viewpoint of a Vitreoretinal Surgeon

Klaus Lucke, MB ChB (Bremen, Germany)

SYNOPSIS

The film describes the considerations a vitreo-retinal surgeon would entertain in the choice of IOL and cataract surgical technique if he were to give advice to a cataract surgeon. Aspects under review are the significance of capsular opacification, IOL material and design of optic and haptics and their effect on subsequent vitreoretinal surgery.

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http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2006/videos/Cataract-Surgery-from-the-Viewpoint-of-a-Vitreoretinal-Surgeon.flv