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MINI ATLAS OF MANUAL SMALL INCISION
CATARACT SURGERY

ASHOK GARG,
Garg Eye Institute & Research Centre, Hisar,India
F J GUTIERREZ-CARMONA,
Ophthalmologic Research Institute, Madrid, Spain
LUTHER L FRY,
Fry Eye Associates, Kansas, USA

AMULAYA SAHU,
Sahu Eye Hospital, Mumbai, India
M S RAVINDRA
Karthik Netralaya, India

This is a handy pocket reference book for ophthalmic surgeons containing instruction and advice for the latest techniques in the practice of MSICS. 15 chapters have been written by international contributors from India, USA, Spain and Thailand. They describe various manual techniques including nuclear manipulation or fragmentation, fragment extraction, strategies in the use of viscoelastic devices, and the use of an anterior chamber mantainer. There is also a chapter on complications in surgery and how to avoid them. The book also has a free DVD Rom which contains video of ten separate MSICS procedures. It is an invaluable companion to ophthalmologists.

Contents:
1.Small Incision Planned Extra 2. Manual Multiphacofragmentation (MPF) Allows for Small Incision Cataract Surgery 3. 3mm Manual SICS: Stop and Chop 4. Manual Phacocracking 5. Phacosection Technique in MSICS 6. The Phacofracture Techniques in SICS 7. Nucleus Management by Viscoexpression Technique in Manual SICS 8. Closed Chamber Manual Phacofragmentation 9. Blumenthal's Technique in MSICS 10. MSICS using Irrigating Vectis 11. Sutureless Cataract Surgery with Nucleus Extraction: Fishhook Technique 12. Versatility of Anterior Chamber Maintainer (ACM) in SICS 13. MSICS in Difficult Situations 14. Update on Various Nucleus Delivery Techniques in Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery 15. Complications and their Avoidance in MSICS

ISBN: 9781905740468
Publication: June 2008
Format: Paperback
Price: £19.99
$34.95

*Outstanding complement to standard textbooks
*Excellent revision aid for undergraduates
*Free DVD