"Galaxy in my eye": an artist's view of cataract surgery from behind the crystalline lens.

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Cataract surgery is the most commonly performed elective surgery in many countries. As a result of advances in surgical and anaesthetic techniques, most cataract surgeries are currently performed under local anaesthesia. Regional techniques such as retrobulbar and peribulbar anaesthesia often only partially block the optic nerve function while topical… (More)

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@article{Eong2006GalaxyIM, title={"Galaxy in my eye": an artist's view of cataract surgery from behind the crystalline lens.}, author={Kah-Guan Au Eong}, journal={Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore}, year={2006}, volume={35 4}, pages={297-8} }