Single-piece foldable acrylic intraocular lens implantation in the sulcus in eyes with posterior capsule tear during phacoemulsification.

@article{Taskapili2005SinglepieceFA,
  title={Single-piece foldable acrylic intraocular lens implantation in the sulcus in eyes with posterior capsule tear during phacoemulsification.},
  author={M uhittin Taskapili and Gunay Engin and Gokhan Kaya and Hasan Kucuksahin and Mehmet Selim Kocabora and Cemil Yilmazli},
  journal={Journal of cataract and refractive surgery},
  year={2005},
  volume={31 8},
  pages={1593-7}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate early and late period results of the implantation of single-piece foldable acrylic intraocular lens (IOL) in the sulcus in eyes developing a posterior capsule tear (PCT) during phacoemulsification (PE). SETTING S.S.K. Vakif Gureba Training Hospital Eye Clinic, Istanbul, Turkey. METHODS This prospective and noncomparative study consisted of 89 eyes of 88 patients in which PCT developed, with or without vitreous loss, and that were followed up for at least 1 year. The IOL… CONTINUE READING

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