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Essentials of Cataract Surgery / Edition 1
     

Essentials of Cataract Surgery / Edition 1

by Bonnie An Henderson
 

ISBN-10: 1556428022

ISBN-13: 9781556428029

Pub. Date: 05/01/2007

Publisher: Slack, Inc.

Have you ever wished that the experts were sitting next to you or standing by your side during surgery? Essentials of Cataract Surgery is a straightforward, concise, and easy to read reference manual that is equivalent to having the best instructor guiding you on what to do next and how to avoid potential complications. Essentials of Cataract Surgery

Overview

Have you ever wished that the experts were sitting next to you or standing by your side during surgery? Essentials of Cataract Surgery is a straightforward, concise, and easy to read reference manual that is equivalent to having the best instructor guiding you on what to do next and how to avoid potential complications. Essentials of Cataract Surgery comprehensively covers the basics of every step of modern cataract surgery from preoperative evaluation to postoperative care. Detailed instructions and pearls are provided for each specific step. Each chapter contains a summary box which highlights the key points from each topic discussed. Additionally, images, diagrams, photographs, and tables are included to enhance understanding of specific topics. Inside Essentials of Cataract Surgery, Dr. Bonnie An Henderson brings together the advice and teaching techniques from the Harvard Intensive Cataract Surgical Training Conference to provide both beginning and practicing surgeons with the personal tips and expert advice of the leading cataract mentors from around the country. Some topics covered include: *Preoperative evaluation *Lens removal techniques *Phaco technology *Fluidics of current phaco machines *Chopping techniques *IOLs *Postoperative complications With detailed information, expert pearls, and a user-friendly format, Essentials of Cataract Surgery is perfect for residents, fellows, medical students, and practicing ophthalmologists looking to improve their surgical techniques.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781556428029
Publisher:
Slack, Inc.
Publication date:
05/01/2007
Pages:
306
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents


Dedication     iii
Acknowledgments     vii
About the Editor     viii
About the Associate Editors     ix
Contributing Authors     x
Preface     xiv
Appropriateness of Cataract Surgery   Susannah Rowe, MD, MPH     1
Cataract Surgery: Preoperative Evaluation   John P. Berdahl, MD   Robin R. Vann, MD     9
Preoperative Eyedrops and Other Medications   James P. Dunn, MD     19
Anesthesia for Cataract Surgery   Joseph Bayes, MD   Gabriele F. Troll, MD     25
Intracameral Anesthesia: Considerations on Effectiveness, Toxicities, and Complications   Tamiesha A. Frempong, MD, MPH   Michael E. Sulewski, MD     35
Wound Construction   Brett L. Shapiro, MD   Diamond Y. Tam, MD   Ayman Naseri, MD     39
Astigmatic Considerations in Cataract Surgery   Lynda Z. Kleiman, MD   Yuri S. Oleynikov, MD, PhD   B. David Gorman, MD     53
Ophthalmic Viscosurgical Devices   Kathryn Bollinger, MD, PhD   Scott D. Smith, MD, MPH     63
Capsulorrhexis   Kevin M. Miller, MD     69
Hydrodissection and Hydrodelineation   Eydie Miller-Ellis,MD     79
Fluidics/Pumps   Roger H. S. Langston, MD, CM, FACS     83
Maximizing Efficiency With Phacoemulsification Settings   Saraswathy Ramanathan, MD     91
Phacoemulsification: Nonchopping Techniques   Mario A. Meallet, MD   Talia Kolin, MD     97
Phaco Chop Techniques   David F. Chang, MD     105
Irrigation and Aspiration   Wuqaas M. Munir, MD   Carol L. Karp, MD     117
Intraocular Lens Calculations   Lisa Park, MD   Laurence Sperber, MD     125
Intraocular Lens Design, Material, and Delivery   Thomas A. Oetting, MS, MD   Hilary A. Beaver, MD   A. Timothy Johnson, MD, PhD     133
Surgical Blade Design, Geometry, and Tissue Considerations   Christine Ament, MD   Bonnie An Henderson, MD   Roberto Pineda II, MD     147
Suturing in Cataract Surgery   Chi-Wah (Rudy) Yung, MD, FACS   Clark Springs, MD     157
Sutured Intraocular Lenses   Bryan D. Edgington, MD   Michael H. Goldstein, MD, MM     165
Perioperative and Postoperative Medications   John J. DeStafeno, MD   Terry Kim, MD     175
Extracapsular Cataract Extraction   Maria Aaron, MD, FACS   Geoffrey Broocker, MD, FACS     187
The Small Pupil   Sherleen H. Chen, MD, FACS   Roberto Pineda II, MD     197
The Mature Cataract and Capsule Dyes   Steven S. T. Ching, MD   Gregory J. McCormick, MD     207
Zonular Instability and Endocapsular Tension Rings   John C. Hart, Jr, MD, FACS     215
Capsular Complications and Management   Evan Waxman, MD, PhD     225
Cystoid Macular Edema   Shahzad I. Mian, MD   Roshni Aggarwal, BS     235
Endophthalmitis   Francis S. Mah, MD     245
Cataract in the Glaucoma Patient: Surgical Considerations   R. Todd Morason, MD     257
Presbyopia and Future Intraocular Lenses   Michael Smith-Wheelock, MD   Jeffrey J. Caspar, MD     263
Cataract Surgery After Refractive Surgery   Mark D. Mifflin, MD   Darcy H. Wolsey, MD, MPH     271
Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques: Bimanual Microincision Cataract Surgery   Kenneth L. Cohen, MD     283
Advanced and Future Phaco Technology   Mary K. Daly, MD   Anjali Pathak, MD     293
Index     299

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