AAO 2018 Video Program
    Retina/Vitreous, Vitreoretinal Surgery

    The purpose of the video is to demonstrate important steps and approaches during diabetic vitrectomy:

    • identification of secondary membranes
    • distinction between the membrane and avascular retina
    • use of scissors and forceps
    • advantages of chandelier illumination
    • various approaches to starting
    • management of intraoperative hemorrhage
    • importance of fluid-fluid exchange