AAO 2016
    Cataract/Anterior Segment

    In this presentation from AAO 2016, Abhay R. Vasavadda, MBBS, FRCS, presents his 6 pearls for managing complicated cataract surgery.

    • Avoid rapid buildup of hydraulic pressure.
    • Create a mechanical cushion effect.
    • Avoid forward bulge of capsule-zonule diaphragm.
    • Create a commitment between anterior and posterior compartments.
    • Femtodelineation for posterior cataract
    • Preoperatively discuss with the patient and family:
      • Multiple intervention 
      • IOL fixation options