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This book is a comprehensive and systematic introduction to the basic theory, surgical techniques and the latest advances in vitrectomy. It focuses on vitreoretinal surgical indications and contraindications, surgical and operating techniques, surgery-related complications and their prevention, post-operation evaluation and prognosis. The book is divided into 6 chapters and has abundant content as well as a strong scientific and practical value. This book will be a valuable reference to ophthalmologists on all levels, especially vitreoretinal surgeons and researchers.

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VitrectomyEdited by Zongming Song

Published: April 20th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1513

ISBN: 978-953-51-0546-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6979-6

Copyright year: 2012

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1. Vitrectomy in Endophthalmitis

By Kapil Bhatia, Avinash Pathengay and Manav Khera


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2. Vitrectomy in Open Globe Injuries

By Touka Banaee


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3. Retinotomy/Retinectomy

By Touka Banaee


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4. Small Gauge Pars Plana Vitrectomy

By Rupan Trikha, Nicole Beharry and David G. Telander


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5. Postoperative Tamponade and Positioning Restrictions After Macular Hole Surgery

By Yuhei Hasegawa, Yasutaka Mochizuki and Yasuaki Hata


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6. Macular Edema Surgical Treatment

By Jin Ma


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