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My “One Laser Way” for Selected RD

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Advantages: The classic technique  for the treatment of the retinal detachment is characterized by two critical points: the drainage and the retinopexy.  The exclusive use of the laser beam allows to reduce the risks during the drainage avoiding not only the mechanical cut but also the risks of hemorrhage, acute hypotone and...

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Pneumatic Retinopexy for Selected RD

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Pneumatic retinopexy is highly successful in managing a selected group of retinal detachments. Good case selection and meticulous technique increase the success rate.

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Pneumatic Retinopexy: The Frowned upon Retinal Re-attachment Procedure!

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Background/aim of the work: Pneumatic retinopexy is a recognized, simple, procedure for the treatment of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment (RRD). However, this technique is not widely practiced in UK in particular and Europe in general. This is due to several factors including limited range of indications and lower success rate...

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Incomplete Drain of Subretinal Fluid, During Vitrectomy for Retinal Detachment

Stratos Gotzaridis, Elias Georgalas (Athens, Greece) Advantages: To evaluate the efficacy of incompletely draining subretinal fluid at the end of the vitrectomy for treating retinal detachment cases. Methods: Sixty-seven eyes of 67 patients underwent PP vitrectomy for retinal detachment. Forty of them were macula on and 27 macula off detachments. Endolaser or cryo were used for retinopexy. At the end of the vitrectomy the subretinal...

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Vitrectomy with Laser Retinopexy and Without Postoperative Gas or Oil Tamponade for Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment

Chi Wai Tsang (Hong Kong, China) Advantages: The technique can avoid the complications related to gas or oil tamponade in selected cases of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment. Methods: The operation was performed using wide-angle viewing system (BIOM). The 27G twinlight chandelier system was used to facilitate peripheral vitreous removal under scleral indentation. Perfluorocarbon liquid (PFC) was used to facilitate subretinal fluid...

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E.LA.D.A.LA.R.: Personal Technique for the Treatment of Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2008/congress/E.LA.D.A.LA.R.:-Personal-Technique-for-the-Treatment-of-Rhegmatogenous-Retinal-Detachment.flv Cesare Forlini, Paolo Rossini, Antonio Aversano (Department of Ophthalmology, “S. Maria delle Croci” Hospital, Ravenna, Italy), Matteo Forlini (Eye Clinic, University of Modena, Italy) Advantages: to show a personal technique for the treatment of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment with scleral buckle...

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