About the book
Cataract surgery is one of the most frequently performed surgical procedures in the world. Phacoemulsification plays a more and more important role in the current cataract surgical technique. However, there are still a large number of young surgeons who are still getting stuck at the basic step. Moreover, lots of fundamental concepts and skills are no longer being explained and addressed in current conferences. Thus, a careful and exact understanding of each step during the whole surgical procedure, including phacodynamics, incisions, continuous curvilinear capsulorhexis, hydrodissection, chopping techniques, cortical removal, IOL implantation, dealing with each step complications, is essential.
This book intends to provide the readers with a comprehensive knowledge of the current cataract surgical technique, especially for young cataract surgeons. The book will focus on the phacoemulsification techniques and femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery.