Safety of Polyacrylamide 1.5% Left in Anterior Chamber in Combined Phacoemulsification and Pars Plana Vitrectomy Surgery

Karaca E. E. , ÖZDEK Ş., ÖZMEN M. C. , DURSUN A., Yalcin N. G.

CURRENT EYE RESEARCH, vol.41, no.4, pp.501-506, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/02713683.2015.1039652
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.501-506
  • Keywords: Combined cataract and pars plana vitrectomy, intraocular pressure, ophthalmic viscosurgical device, polyacrylamide, viscoelastic, INTRAOCULAR-PRESSURE, CATARACT-SURGERY, VISUAL-ACUITY, SODIUM HYALURONATE, VISCOAT, ORCOLON, HEALON5


Purpose: To evaluate safety, efficacy and postoperative characteristics of polyacrylamide 1.5% ophthalmic viscosurgical device (OVD) left in anterior chamber during and at the end of combined phacoemulsification and pars plana vitrectomy surgery.