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EPISODE 39 March 2019

My Standard Procedure

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Target Audience: Ophthalmologists with an interest in cataract surgery.
Learning Objectives: To demonstrate and discuss basic techniques of phacoemulsification and cortex removal.
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Episode 39: My Standard Procedure

After posting so many complicated cases, I thought it may be time to review my standard procedure with this one-eyed patient showing some slight macular degenerative changes. Leaving this patient myopic for better reading vision quality, my chopping technique, settings, and the benefits of vacuuming the posterior capsule are all discussed.

Richard J Mackool, MD Financial Disclosure: Consultant: Alcon; Patent Holder: Crestpoint Management, MST

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