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Effect of the open ring guider for continuous curvilinear capsulorhexis

Poster Details

First Author: JeHyungHwang SOUTH KOREA

Co Author(s):    Choun-Ki Joo              

Abstract Details


To describe an open ring shaped caliper for optimal size, shape, centration of capsulorhexis and to report efficiency of that.


: Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Science, Seoul St. Mary’s hospital Eye Institute


Phacoemulsification candidate was included and divided as ORGC group and manual group. Open Ring Guider was inserted for CCC. Photoshop & ImageJ program was used for analysis of size, location, circularity, decentration of CCC during and after surgery.


Size of the CCC was lager in ORGC group than in manual group. CCC of ORGC group was more regular. Deviation of the CCC was less in ORGC group than manual group, and circularity was significantly better in ORGC group than the other group.


ORGC helped surgeon to make uniform, well centered and circular CCC. There was no complication during our study. FINANCIAL INTEREST: NONE

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