Surgical Techniques in Ophthalmology Series: Retina and Vitreous Surgery

1st Edition

Text with DVD


  • Abdhish Bhavsar
    • Print ISBN 9781416042068

    Key Features

    • Covers basic surgical principles as well as more involved procedures such as complex scleral buckle for ROP and vitrectomy surgery for diabetic tractional retinal detachments. vitreous surgery for PVR, ROP, and tumors, so you can refresh your technique or implement new ones.
    • Features 200 full-color illustrations and a bonus DVD containing operative video clips of every vitreoretinal procedure you will need to know, to help you master new procedures, improve outcomes, and learn the latest techniques faster.
    • Discusses post-operative care and potential complications of each surgical procedure, preparing you for any challenges you may face.

    Table of Contents

    1. Scleral Buckle Surgery, Charles P Wilkinson and Abdhish R Bhavsar

    2. Vitrectomy Surgery, Abdhish R Bhavsar

    3. 23 Gauge Vitrectomy, Howard F Fine, Pawan Bhatnagar and Richard F Spaide

    4. 25 Gauge Vitrectomy, Anurag Gupta and Steven D Schwartz

    5. Epiretinal Membrane Surgery, George A Williams

    6. Macular Hole Surgery, Neil E Kelly and Abdhish R Bhavsar

    7. Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy and Vitreous Hemorrhage, Edgar G Thomas

    8. Surgical Management of Open-Globe Injuries, William F Mieler and Michael P Rubin

    9. Surgery for Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy, Allan E Kreiger

    10. Surgery for Submacular Hemorrhage, Keye Wong

    11. Intravitreal Injections, Abdhish R Bhavsar

    12. Pneumatic Retinopexy, W Sanderson Grizzard and Mark E Hammer

    13. Air-Fluid Exchange, Kent W Small

    14. Drainage of choroidal hemorrhage, detachment or effusion, Bruce Taylor, Richard Winslow, Maurice G Syrquin, Gregory Kozielec and Marcus Allen

    15. Surgical Vitreous Implants, Alex Bui, Sachin Mudvari and Everett Ai

    16. Vitreous Biopsy for Endophthalmitis or Cytology, Robert Josephberg

    17. Laser Surgery for ROP, Antonio Capone Jr and Anand Vinekar

    18. Scleral Buckle Surgery for ROP, Khaled A Tawansy

    19. Vitrectomy Surgery for ROP, Michael Trese

    20. Surgery for Intraocular Tumors, Bertil Damato and Carl Groenewal

    21. Vitrectomy Technology and Techniques, Steve Charles


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