Amedco - Quiz

Mackool Online CME - CME Series Surgical Videos: Episode 6 - Phacoaspiration of a Nuclear Cataract in a 78 Year Old Patient


A   - the appropriate nucleus chopper
B   - a high aspiration flow rate of approximately 40 cc/min
C   - a relatively high vacuum level (600 mm Hg with the Centurion system)
D   - a special phaco tip and infusion sleeve design.

A   - switch to general anesthesia;
B   - administer a retrobulbar anesthetic;
C   - tape the patient's head to the headrest