New OZil 12 Tip Benefits Torsional Surgeons

Davison, James A.
May 2008
Ophthalmology Times;May2008 Optimizing Torsional, Vol. 33, p12
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The article reports on the benefits offered by OZil 12 tip from Alcon Laboratories Inc. in performing phacoemulsification through torsional ultrasound. It discusses the study conducted by the author which evaluates the performance of different tip styles in carrying out torsional and longitudinal ultrasound. It reveals that OZil 12 tip helps eye surgeons to effectively adapt to torsional ultrasound which promotes improved surgical efficiency.


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