Retrobulbar, peribulbar and subtenons anaesthetic blocks remain the gold standard for cataract surgeries. Whilst regarded as safe, unfortunate consequences can, and do occur as a result of misdirected infusion needle or canula. This 4 minute video depicts the author’s first steps in developing a technique of ultrasonic surveillance during the administration of a cataract block. This will increase both reliability and safety of this procedure.
GLISTENINGS IN INTRAOCULAR LENSES IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND- A COLLABORATIVE SURGICAL QUALITY AUDIT OVER THE 24 MONTH PERIOD UP TO FEBRUARY 2017. FINDINGS OF THIS AUDIT OF LENSES IMPLANTED BETWEEN 1995 AND 2016, HIGHLIGHT THE ONGOING PRESENCE AND SEVERITY OF VACUOLES EVEN IN THE MOST RECENTLY IMPLANTED LENSES.