Heinrich Rüschen

  • Citations Per Year
Learn More
BACKGROUND/AIM Sub-Tenon's block (STB) or topical anaesthesia alone (TOP) are popular techniques employed during cataract surgery. TOP is often preferred by healthcare providers because of financial or staffing reasons, despite existing evidence that pain during surgery is better controlled with STB. Pain is not the only consideration that determines(More)
BACKGROUND Local anaesthesia for cataract surgery can be provided by either sub-Tenon or topical anaesthesia. Although there is some work suggesting advantages to both techniques, there has been no recent systematic attempt to compare both techniques for all relevant outcomes. OBJECTIVES To compare the effectiveness of topical anaesthesia (with or without(More)
  • 1