AAO 2016
    Cataract/Anterior Segment, Mature Cataract

    In this presentation from AAO 2016, Robert Osher, MD, presents his top-5 pearls in managing complicated cataract cases.

    • Good visualization
    • The importance of blotting
    • Adequate rectus side
    • Don't be afraid to refill to expand bag fully, refilling with OVD in front and behind the nucleus.
    • Be patient. 

    As an added pearl, the danger of using trypan blue when putting pressure on the anterior capsule was discussed.