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Effect of Volume Used in Sub-Tenon’s Anesthesia on Efficacy and Intraocular Pressure in Vitreoretinal Surgery

Dong Heun Nam, MD (Incheon, Korea), Hyun Seung Moon, MD (Incheon, Korea), Hae Jung Paik, MD, PhD (Incheon, Korea) PURPOSE: To compare the effect of volume used in sub-Tenon’s anesthesia on efficacy and intraocular pressure (IOP) in vitreoretinal surgery. METHODS: A prospective, clinical trial was conducted on patients undergoing sub-Tenon’s anesthetic for vitreoretinal surgery. Patients were randomized to either 3 mL, 5 mL or 7 mL...

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Comprehensive Reconstruction of a Phthisical, Disorganized Eye after Trauma

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2006/videos/Comprehensive-Reconstruction-of-a-Phthisical-Disorganized-Eye-after-Trauma.flv Ferenc Kuhn, MD, PhD (Birmingham, AL) SYNOPSIS An 11-year-old boy ruptured an eye that was abandoned after the first, unsuccessful reconstruction. He had LP vision, no pupil (dragged iris), extensive anterior scarring, total retinal detachment with subretinal strands, and severe hypotony. Surgery at 4 months included...

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