All-laser bladeless cataract surgery, combining femtosecond and nanosecond lasers: a novel surgical technique

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Kanellopoulos, Anastasios John;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Dove Press
  • Journal: Clinical Ophthalmology,volume 7,pages1,791-1,795 (issn: 1177-5483, eissn: 1177-5483)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.2147/OPTH.S47188, pmc: PMC3775700
  • Subject: RE1-994 | Clinical Ophthalmology | LenSx® femtosecond laser | Cetus nanosecond laser | Ophthalmology | energy consumed | Methodology | small-incision cataract surgery
    mesheuropmc: eye diseases | genetic structures | sense organs

Anastasios John KanellopoulosLaserVision gr Institute, Athens, Greece; New York University Medical School, New York, NY, USAPurpose: To report the safety and efficacy of a novel surgical technique using two lasers in cataract surgery.Methods: In this contralateral eye r... View more
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