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Non-cosmetic, Ophthalmic Uses of Dermal Fillers: Looking beyond the Beauty.

During the aging process, the face loses fat and volume; the skin loses collagen and elasticity. Young faces have full cheeks and curves but the aging face becomes framed by bony contours wrapped with thin skin, lending a deflated and fallen appearance. The use of botulinum toxin can reduce the appe ...

By, Akshay Gopinathan Nair, DNB

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Evolution of Endothelial Keratoplasty

Endothelial keratoplasty has come a long way since the inception of the idea of a posterior lamellar transplant instead of full thickness penetrating keratoplasty. With better understanding of the mechanism and increased surgical experience it has become the procedure of choice for management of cor ...

By, Dr. Chirag Mittal

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27G instrumentation – an emerging ray of refinement in MIVS

Vitreo-retinal societies have embarking new technologies in the name of progress which begins as mystic concept to something revolutionising in the surgical filed. After Oshima introduced 27G vitrectomy, it underwent staged adaptation in the background of standard 23G vitrectomy technique since 2010 ...

By, Dr. Nagesha C K. MS, FMRF

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Scleral buckling in today’s world of micro incision vitreoretinal surgeries

Scleral buckling (SB) is a procedure that was introduced more than six decades ago for management of rhegmatogenous retinal detachments (RD). Of late, with emphasis on decreased morbidity and quicker recovery times, this procedure is loosing its place to micro incision vitreoretinal surgeries (MIVS) ...

By, Dr. Madhana Gopal

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