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Monday, September 26, 2005
08:00 - 09:30
C-26-01  Wet-Lab: Phaco Course for the Advanced

Tetz M. (Berlin)

Kohnen T. (Frankfurt/Main)
Pham D.-T. (Berlin)
Welt R. (Ludwigshafen)
Fabian E. (Rosenheim)

Registration fee: 200 € / 250 €
No. of Participants: min. 10 / max. 20
Venue: Room Hongkong (Messe)


In theoretical and practical parts, this short intensive course presents the operation techniques essential in the extraordinary situations of phaco-emulsification or IOL-implantation.

Important topics covered are:

  • Application of highly viscous OVDs in a very flat anterior chamber for performing anterior capsulorhexis in the absence of red reflex utilizing Vision Blue
  • New nucleus management methods with high-tech phaco systems
  • Implantation of flexible AC-IOL; sclera fixation with various suture and implantation techniques
  • Capsular tension ring in loss of zonula, iris and lens coloboma, condition after injury
  • Viscophaco