Femtosecond laser reduces phaco power

Charters, Lynda; Fishkind, William J.
June 2010
Ophthalmology Times;6/15/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p22
Trade Publication
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.


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