Retinal endoilluminator toxicity of xenon and light-emitting diode (LED) light source: rabbit model


AYDIN B. , Dinc E., Yilmaz S. N. , Altiparmak U. E. , Yulek F., Ertekin S., ...More

CUTANEOUS AND OCULAR TOXICOLOGY, vol.33, no.3, pp.192-196, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/15569527.2013.832282
  • Title of Journal : CUTANEOUS AND OCULAR TOXICOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.192-196
  • Keywords: Endoillumination, light emitting diode, LED, phototoxicity, retina, xenon, VITREOUS SURGERY, RAT RETINA, BLUE-LIGHT, DAMAGE, VITRECTOMY, MECHANISMS

Abstract

Objective: This study evaluates retinal toxicity due to endoillumination with the light-emitting diode (LED) light source in comparison to endoillumination with xenon light source.