New phacoemulsification tip with a grooved, threaded-tip construction.

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PURPOSE To visually compare ultrasonic tip vibrations between a phaco tip with internal grooves (threaded tip) and a standard phaco tip during continuous-mode ultrasound (US) using ultra-high-speed digital video imaging. SETTING Watanabe Eye Clinic, Hyogo, Japan. DESIGN Experimental study. METHODS The threaded tip was constructed by creating grooves… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2011.01.030

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@article{Watanabe2011NewPT, title={New phacoemulsification tip with a grooved, threaded-tip construction.}, author={Akinari Watanabe}, journal={Journal of cataract and refractive surgery}, year={2011}, volume={37 7}, pages={1329-32} }