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Illustrative Guide to Cataract Surgery: A Step-by-Step Approach to Refining Surgical Skills

by Amar Agarwal (Author, Editor)

Format: Original PDF

File Size: 23 MB


Illustrative Guide to Cataract Surgery, edited by Dr. Amar Agarwal and associate editor Soosan Jacob, is a unique resource that combines step-by-step clinical photographs, medical illustrations, and videos to explain the most common techniques and steps in cataract surgery. Featuring over 650 illustrations, this book provides ophthalmologists and residents with a visual guide to essential procedures in cataract surgery.

The content, contributed by leading ophthalmic surgeons, is divided into systematically structured sections covering phaco surgery, microincision cataract surgery, challenging cases, and complications. The book is designed for quick reference and each image is accompanied by concise, informative text that further explains the techniques.

Additionally, a companion website provides video instruction for each technique or step in cataract surgery, using the same approach as the book.

Illustrative Guide to Cataract Surgery covers a variety of procedures, including vertical chopping, biaxial microincisional cataract surgery, posterior polar cataract, iris hooks in small pupil phaco, subluxated cataracts, torn rhexis, glued IOL implantation, and intraocular lens implantation.

With its combination of matching photos and illustrations alongside concise text and a companion website, Illustrative Guide to Cataract Surgery is a comprehensive and innovative resource for ophthalmologists and residents seeking to enhance their surgical skills.


Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B086Z64R9T
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ SLACK Incorporated; 1st edition (August 15, 2011)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ August 15, 2011
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English