Cutting Edge of Ophthalmic Surgery : From Refractive SMILE by Ulrich Spandau, Gabor Scharioth

By Ulrich Spandau, Gabor Scharioth

This ebook offers the main glossy and cutting edge options in ocular surgical procedure at the moment used by specialists within the box. All points of ocular surgical procedure from front to the again of the attention are coated during this source, with all surgical procedures tested as ‘recipes’ with first the constituents after which the surgical thoughts with step by step directions. The surgical procedures are illustrated with photos, drawings and movies for useful program, and the step by step presentation permits fast and simple entry to the main applicable strategies in ocular surgery.

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The first use of a laser instead of a microkeratome to achieve an intrastromal lenticule was described in 1996 [5]. Using a picosecond laser an intrastromal lenticule was generated and was then removed manually after lifting the flap. In two highly myopic eyes a fair amount of manual dissection was required resulting in an irregular surface [6]. Its use was therefore limited to animal studies [7, 8]. It is noteworthy that in M. de W. Sekundo, MD Department of Ophthalmology, Phillips Universität Marburg, Marburg, Germany the early 90s of the last century, the idea of full femtosecond laser system based refractive correction had already been born.

Heidelberg: Springer; 2007. isbn:103-540-26255-5. Part II Cornea: SMILE SMILE stands for Small Incision Lenticule Extraction and is the most recent revolution in corneal refractive surgery. During the SMILE procedure the femto laser cuts a lenticule inside the corneal stroma which is removed by a side incision. A corneal flap with all negative side effects is no longer necessary.  Prof Meyer (Cologne, Germany). The authors describe the development of this new technique and demonstrate the surgery step-by-step.

5 Introducing a polypropylene suture with Juenemann Probe Fig. 3 Syringing with Bangerter lacrimal probe Fig. 6 Picking the suture with a squint hook Fig. 4 Probing with Bangerter Lacrimal Probe Cannula liculi, ­dacryocystocele, mucocele, craniofacial disorder, congenital glaucoma etc. should be ruled out. Before any surgical intervention the parents are recommended to massage the area around the nasalacrimal sac with a little finger (short cut nail) to reduce the risk of dacryocystitis and, hopefully, to treat the obstruction.

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