• Fluorescent OVD safely simplifies surgery

    1 month ago - By Healio

    A colored but transparent ophthalmic viscosurgical device makes cataract surgery easier and safer, ensuring that no residuals of the substance are left in the eye at the end of the procedure, according to one surgeon.
    Complete removal of the OVD is necessary but not easy to accomplish with the standard transparent OVDs currently used.
    “You have a transparent OVD inside a transparent medium, and even if you do your irrigation and aspiration diligently, you never know if you have left residuals inside the eye. This easily happens in the angle, clogging up drainage into the trabecular
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