Adjunctive therapy with macular hole surgery

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Abstract

The current clinical frontiers of macular hole surgery include the following objectives: (1) improve the visual and anatomic success rate (especially in the cases with relatively worse prognosis), and (2) attempt to improve the convenience of the treatment and recovery (for example, the need for compulsive facedown postoperative positioning). Adjunctive therapies may have a place in the practice of macular hole surgery if they help achieve either of these objectives, but careful studies are necessary to substantiate their benefits.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)413-420
Number of pages8
JournalOphthalmology Clinics of North America
Volume10
Issue number3
StatePublished - Oct 29 1997

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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