Phacoemulsification in diabetics

@article{Antcliff1996PhacoemulsificationID,
  title={Phacoemulsification in diabetics},
  author={Richard J Antcliff and Arabella V Poulson and Declan W Flanagan},
  journal={Eye},
  year={1996},
  volume={10},
  pages={737-741}
}
In a retrospective study we examined a consecutive group of diabetic patients (74 operated eyes) who underwent phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation over a 2 year period ending in June 1994. We compared this group with 66 diabetic eyes who underwent extracapsular surgery and lens implantation and who were examined for a previous study. There were no significant differences in progression of the retinopathy, complications, or final visual acuity. Seventy-two per cent of the… CONTINUE READING

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