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Accumulated IR-laser ablation of endothel at the inner wall of Schlemm's canal
Author(s): Holger Specht; Hans Eberhard Voelcker; Reinhard O. W. Burk
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Paper Abstract

The typical approach for tissue ablation in laser microsurgery is to use a fiber tip in the contact-mode. An example is the laser trabecular ablation ab interno. The purpose of this paper is to describe the trabecular meshwork ablation with an Er:YAG laser in the none contact mode from inside Schlemm's canal using cavitations bubbles.

Paper Details

Date Published: 7 June 2001
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 4245, Ophthalmic Technologies XI, (7 June 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.429284
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Holger Specht, Ruprecht-Karls-Univ. of Heidelberg (Germany)
Hans Eberhard Voelcker, Ruprecht-Karls-Univ. of Heidelberg (Germany)
Reinhard O. W. Burk, Ruprecht-Karls-Univ. of Heidelberg (Germany)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4245:
Ophthalmic Technologies XI
Fabrice Manns; Per G. Soederberg; Arthur Ho, Editor(s)

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