Risk of iatrogenic peripheral retinal breaks in 20-G pars plana vitrectomy.

@article{Ramkissoon2010RiskOI,
  title={Risk of iatrogenic peripheral retinal breaks in 20-G pars plana vitrectomy.},
  author={Yashin D Ramkissoon and Sher A. Aslam and Shaheen P. Shah and Sui Chien Wong and Paul M. Sullivan},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2010},
  volume={117 9},
  pages={1825-30}
}
PURPOSE To estimate the frequency and risk factors for entry site and other peripheral iatrogenic retinal breaks in eyes undergoing standard 20-G 3-port pars plana vitrectomy. DESIGN Single-center, retrospective, interventional case series. PARTICIPANTS A total of 645 eyes undergoing pars plana vitrectomy at Moorfields Eye Hospital during the period… CONTINUE READING