Comparison of conventional and torsional mode (OZil) phacoemulsification: randomized prospective clinical study.

@article{Bozkurt2009ComparisonOC,
  title={Comparison of conventional and torsional mode (OZil) phacoemulsification: randomized prospective clinical study.},
  author={Ercument Bozkurt and Sukru Bayraktar and Serpil Yazgan and Mehmet Çakir and Osman Çekiç and Havva Erdogan and Omer Faruk Yilmaz},
  journal={European journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2009},
  volume={19 6},
  pages={984-9}
}
PURPOSE To compare the amount of intraoperative energy used during conventional and torsional phacoemulsification surgery and investigate the changes in corneal endothelial cell density. METHODS In this study, a total of 100 eyes in patients with age-related cataract (mean age 68.9 years) were included. Patients were randomly allocated into conventional (group 1) or torsional (OZil, group 2) phacoemulsification. Mean nuclear grade made according to Lens Opacities Classification System II was… CONTINUE READING

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