Dr.Kalpana Narendran [K05982] – Coimbatore
This video recordings assisted course will deal with newer and the latest in surgical techniques in pediatric cataract surgery .The first speaker will describe indications and techniques of toric and multifocal lens implants in children . In lot of situations like traumatic cataract and subluxated lenses there is insufficient capsular support to place a posterior chamber IOL.We next describe a unique technique of placing IOL by scleral fixation which is sutureless , glueless and flapless , and a modification of this technique which is X-NIT (external needle guided haptic insertion).This speaker will also speak on various ways of managing traumatic cataract. The next will be on use of rings , segments and hooks in subluxated pediatric cataract . Ways of iris fixation with sutures will be demonstrated.
|1||Biometriy and Undercorrection||Dr Sasikala Elizabeth||watch video|
|2||Torics and Multifocals in Pediatric Cataract (20 mins)||Dr. Kalpana Narendran||watch video|
|3||Tackling Trauma and Poor Capsular Support (20 mins)||Dr.Sandra Chandramouli||watch video|
|4||Rings,hooks, segments and iris fixation in pediatric cataract (20 mins)||Dr.Fathima A||watch video|
|5||Follow-up Rehabilitation||Dr. Amrutha Sindhu||watch video|
|Panel Discussion : (15 mins.)|