Comprehensive Ophthalmology

FP1231 : UBM- the Man Friday for Sulcus IOL Implantation in Aphakes.

Dr. Santosh Kumar, K10815Dr. Brig (Mrs ) Sagarika Patyal, Dr. Sanjay Kumar Mishra, Dr. Vijay Kumar Sharma

Ultrasound biomicroscopy (UBM)  is a high resolution ultrasound technique used for imaging of structural details of anterior segment at near microscopic resolution. It provides for detailed 2-D gray scale images of conjunctiva, cornea and anterior sclera, anterior chamber and angle structures, ciliarybody, crystalline lens, zonules, capsular remnants and anterior vitreous.

FP586 : Compulsory Preoperative Sd Oct in 5000 Consecutive Patients with Cataract – A Pilot Study

Dr. Debdulal Chakraborty, C10922, Dr. Saptorshi Majumdar, Dr. Samar Kumar

India with  1.2 billion people, has hospitals where ophthalmologists  screen  large number of cataract patients, with  chance of the macular pathology being missed during preoperative evaluation,  leading to error of judgment regarding the post operative visual outcome. This pilot study determines if  compulsory Spectral Domain  Optical coherence tomography (SD OCT) of macula can minimise post-operative surprises.