Intraocular diathermy coagulation

Jean Marie Parel, Robert Machemer, Guy E. O'Grady, Gerard W. Crock, Izuru Nose

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Previously used transvitreal diathermy systems were found to be less than adequate. A new, safer 1.25 MHz medium frequency bipolar instrument is presented, which obviates most of the earlier drawbacks. Coagulation at the retinal surface can be obtained with as little as 0.15 J.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)31-34
Number of pages4
JournalGraefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Aug 1983

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Sensory Systems
  • Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience


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