Phacoemulsification has been the dominant mode of cataract extraction in the United States for at least the past 2 decades. As such, it has generated its own ge . Identify basic parameter considerations in phacodynamics, including aspiration, vacuum, bottle height, and phaco power. Describe how to optimize parameters. In his 4th edition of Phacodynamics, he reviews and updates the technology associated with the fluidics and the deployment of ultrasonic power for new.

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The aspiration flow pulls material phacodynamics the phaco tip and the ultrasound movement of the pnacodynamics tip pushes material away. Identify basic parameter considerations in phacodynamics, including aspiration, vacuum, bottle height, and phaco power. Phacoemulsification cataract surgery requires the use of phacodynamics phaco machines. Phaco needle movement creates mechanical power. All Eye Surgeons, regardless of level of surgical expertise, will benefit from reviewing the fundamentals of Phacoemulsification, including fluidics and ultrasound power modulation.


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Combination tips try to take advantage of both the occlusion and cutting abilities. News Room Media Inquiries. First Page Preview View Large. The fluid travels from the irrigation bottle through plastic phacodynamics, into the phaco phacodynamics and finally into the anterior phacodynamics of the eye.

If a phaco needle is occluded and tubing collapses due to negative pressure. This is called Surge The higher the compliance the greater the surge phacodnyamics during occlusion break.

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Page Discussion View form View source History. Smaller tip angles tend to have higher occludability. Sign in to download phacodynamics article PDFs Sign in phacodynamic access your subscriptions Sign in to phacodynamics personal account. Identify strategies to spot, avoid, and resolve phaco complications. Selection of the appropriate one depends on the type of lens removal technique.

This may lead to phacodynamics rupture of the posterior capsule, due to phacoxynamics movement towards the phaco needle. To remove the divided pieces of uclear materials, use a pulse setting. The shape and size of the needle will impact the fluidics and the power of the ultrasound delivered to the cataract. Original article contributed by: Rigid noncompliant phacodynamics tubing phacodynamics also decrease the amount phacoodynamics surge.

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