TITLE

Versatile viscoelastic an aid in all steps of cataract surgery

AUTHOR(S)
Guttman, Cheryl
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Ophthalmology Times;2/15/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features Amvisc Plus, a medium-molecular weight viscoelastic agent from Bausch & Lomb Inc. Usefulness in cataract surgery; Viscoelastic properties; Excellent anterior chamber stability and endothelial protection; Suitability for routine phacoemulsification procedures.
ACCESSION #
9123417

 

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