Audit of Macular Hole Surgery, Visual Outcome Prediction on OCT Appearance of Macular Hole
International Journal of Ophthalmology & Visual Science
Volume 2, Issue 4, November 2017, Pages: 93-97
Received: Feb. 15, 2017; Accepted: Aug. 1, 2017; Published: Sep. 21, 2017
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Waseem Qureshi, Department of Ophthalmology, Great Western Hospital, Swindon, United Kingdom
El-Ashry, Department of Ophthalmology, Great Western Hospital, Swindon, United Kingdom
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Abstract
Full thickness macular hole patients undergoing, three port pars plana vitrectomy, ILM peel and phacoemulsification with lens implant. The audit compared anatomical closure and visual outcomes. Eleven out of 16 (69%) patients had a pre-operative best corrected visual acuity of 0.62 or worse on log-mar scale. Nine out of 16 (56%) patients had post-operative best corrected visual acuity of 0.30 or better.
Keywords
Macular Hole, Pars Plana Vitrectomy, ILM Peel, Phaco-vitrectomy, Hole Form Factor
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Waseem Qureshi, El-Ashry, Audit of Macular Hole Surgery, Visual Outcome Prediction on OCT Appearance of Macular Hole, International Journal of Ophthalmology & Visual Science. Vol. 2, No. 4, 2017, pp. 93-97. doi: 10.11648/j.ijovs.20170204.13
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