Intraoperative and postoperative complications of high-frequency capsulotomy and continuous curvilinear capsulorhexis.

@article{Kruger1997IntraoperativeAP,
  title={Intraoperative and postoperative complications of high-frequency capsulotomy and continuous curvilinear capsulorhexis.},
  author={Andreas Kruger and Michael Amon and Johannes Nepp},
  journal={Journal of cataract and refractive surgery},
  year={1997},
  volume={23 3},
  pages={
          429-32
        }
}
PURPOSE To compare the intraoperative complications and postoperative blood-aqueous barrier (BAB) disturbance after high-frequency capsulotomy and continuous curvilinear capsulorhexis (CCC). SETTING Vienna General Hospital, Vienna, Austria. METHODS This prospective, randomized clinical study evaluated 53 eyes with senile cataract. Patients were divided into two groups: high-frequency capsulotomy (n = 27) or CCC (n = 26). The surgical procedure and postoperative therapy were standardized for… CONTINUE READING