TITLE

Femtosecond laser reduces phaco power

AUTHOR(S)
Charters, Lynda; Fishkind, William J.
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Ophthalmology Times;6/15/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on a study conducted by ophthalmologist William J. Fishkind and colleagues that explores the efficacy of LensAR, a proprietary femtosecond laser system, from LensAR Inc. It notes that the prefragmentation algorithm was determined through a prospective nonrandomized study during the procedure. It mentions that low energy or aspiration in the spherical algorithm can be used to remove the subparticles with all grades of nuclear hardness.
ACCESSION #
51858307

 

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