Browsing by Author "Bahçecioǧlu, Halil Ibrahim"
Corneal ring segments (INTACS) for the treatment of asymmetrical astigmatism of the keratoconus. Follow-up after 2 years Authors:Tunç, Zeki; Deveci, Nuran; Sener, Bozkurt; Bahçecioǧlu, Halil Ibrahim
Publisher and Date:(Masson Editeur, 2003)Objective: To evaluate the use of corneal ring segments (INTACS) for the treatment of asymmetrical astigmatism in keratoconus. Material and methods: This prospective study involved nine eyes of seven patients who were operated on between December 1998 and June 2000. A case of keratoconus with opacified cornea was excluded from this study. The patients chosen were contact lens-intolerant. The surgical intervention was carried out under topical anesthesia. The INTACS (Addition Technology) corneal ...
Authors:Bahçecioǧlu, Halil Ibrahim; Ünal, Mustafa; Artunay, Özgür; Rasier, Rifat; Sarıcı, Ahmet Murat
Publisher and Date:(Elsevier, 2007)Background: To determine the safety and efficacy of topical anesthesia in posterior vitrectomy. Methods: A total of 93 patients (93 eyes) with various vitreoretinal diseases not needing scleral buckling and with short predicted duration of surgery underwent posterior vitrectomy under topical (49 eyes) or retrobulbar (44 eyes) anesthesia. Patients in the topical group were sedated with neuroleptic anesthesia. Postoperatively patients were shown a visual analogue pain scale (VAPS) from 0 (no pain) ...