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1.8-mm coaxial microincision cataract surgery with the Stellaris Vision Enhancement System

Ioannis Mallias, Panagiota Mylova, Anastasia Tassiopoulou
DOI: 10.5603/OJ.2017.0013
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Ophthalmology J 2017;2(2):54-57.

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Vol 2, No 2 (2017)
REVIEW
Published online: 2017-06-28

Abstract

The purpose of this review is to analyse the benefits of phacoemulsification with 1.8-mm coaxial microincision cataract surgery using the Stellaris Vision Enhancement System. The Stellaris operating system and its advantages are explained and analysed. Other techniques are also referred to. The surgical technique of 1.8-mm microincision cataract surgery using Stellaris is described and some essential and helpful tips are explained. The Stellaris Enhancement System makes 1.8-mm microincision cataract surgery fast and easy for the surgeon, leading to high rates of patient satisfaction from the first postoperative days.

Abstract

The purpose of this review is to analyse the benefits of phacoemulsification with 1.8-mm coaxial microincision cataract surgery using the Stellaris Vision Enhancement System. The Stellaris operating system and its advantages are explained and analysed. Other techniques are also referred to. The surgical technique of 1.8-mm microincision cataract surgery using Stellaris is described and some essential and helpful tips are explained. The Stellaris Enhancement System makes 1.8-mm microincision cataract surgery fast and easy for the surgeon, leading to high rates of patient satisfaction from the first postoperative days.

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Keywords

cataract surgery, 1.8-mm cataract surgery, 1.8-mm C-MICS, Stellaris Vision Enhancement System

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Title

1.8-mm coaxial microincision cataract surgery with the Stellaris Vision Enhancement System

Journal

Ophthalmology Journal

Issue

Vol 2, No 2 (2017)

Pages

54-57

Published online

2017-06-28

DOI

10.5603/OJ.2017.0013

Bibliographic record

Ophthalmology J 2017;2(2):54-57.

Keywords

cataract surgery
1.8-mm cataract surgery
1.8-mm C-MICS
Stellaris Vision Enhancement System

Authors

Ioannis Mallias
Panagiota Mylova
Anastasia Tassiopoulou

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