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Spoon-tip and tip-chop: different tips for different cataract surgeries

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First Author: C.Carriazo COLOMBIA

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Abstract Details



Purpose:

To Introduce a news tips to make cataract phacoemulsification an easier and safer procedure

Setting:

Cataract

Methods:

Two new tips has been developed by the autor to avoid the contact of the posterior capsule with the tip hole. The TIP-CHOP can be used as a chopper during the procedure

Results:

The autor will present the instrument, the surgical tecnique and advantages of this new phaco tip. The results of the first 400 cases will be presented. No mayor complications have been experienced at this moment using this instrument.

Conclusions:

The cataract phacoemulsification procedure using this new tip is simple and safe. FINANCIAL INTEREST: One of more of the authors... receives nonNONEmonetary benefits from a company producing, developing or supplying the product or procedure presented.

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