Complications in resident-performed phacoemulsification cataract surgery at New Jersey Medical School

@article{Bhagat2007ComplicationsIR,
  title={Complications in resident-performed phacoemulsification cataract surgery at New Jersey Medical School},
  author={N. Bhagat and Nicholas Nissirios and L. Potdevin and J. Chung and Paul Lama and M. Zarbin and R. Fechtner and S. Guo and D. Chu and P. Langer},
  journal={British Journal of Ophthalmology},
  year={2007},
  volume={91},
  pages={1315 - 1317}
}
  • N. Bhagat, Nicholas Nissirios, +7 authors P. Langer
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • British Journal of Ophthalmology
  • Aim: To describe the complications related to cataract surgery performed by phacoemulsification technique by third-year ophthalmology residents at New Jersey Medical School, who are trained to perform phacoemulsification without any prior experience with extracapsular extraction. Design: Retrospective, observational case series. Methods: A retrospective chart review of 755 patients who underwent cataract surgery by third-year residents between July 2000 and June 2005 at the Institute of… CONTINUE READING
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