Title: Capsulotomy Challenges
Author: Alice T. Epitropoulos, MD, FACS, Ophthalmic Surgeons & Consultations of Ohio, The Eye Center of Colombus
Keywords/Main Subjects: Cataract; cataract surgery; caspulorrhexis; phacoemulsification; cataract surgery complications
Secondary CORE Category: Lens and Cataract / Surgery for Cataract / A Basic Outline of the Phaco Procedure
Brief Description: This lecture discusses the techniques and methods of performing the capsulotomy step of cataract surgery. Capsulotomy in routine and complex cases are discussed. Technical skill components are emphasized. Techniqes of preventing and resolving complications are discussed.
Series: AECOS Lecture Series 2016