David Chang, MD, presents a case of posterior capsule rupture in which one half of the soft nucleus is still remaining. A sheet glide acts as an artificial posterior capsule to retain fragments in the anterior chamber. The Visco-Trap technique uses generous amounts of a dispersive OVD in the anterior chamber to trap fragments of lens material during anterior vitrectomy.
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- Introduction to Volume XXV: Issue 2
- Vitreous Management in Cataract Surgery
- Essential Surgical Techniques for Vitrectomy
- Vitrectomy Pearls After Capsule Tears
- The Dry Vitrectomy
- Pars Plana Vitreous Tap in Crowded Eye
- Staining the Vitreous
- Understanding the Dropped Nucleus
- Saving the Day: Hema Lifeboat
- Optic Capture Techniques