The relationship between age and the intraoperative complication rate during phacoemulsification surgery


Celebi A. R. C.

AGING CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH, vol.26, no.2, pp.177-181, 2014 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s40520-013-0147-1
  • Journal Name: AGING CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Page Numbers: pp.177-181
  • Keywords: Phacoemulsification, Intraoperative complication, Aging, Risk, CATARACT-SURGERY, VISUAL IMPAIRMENT, OLDER, ADULTS, SYSTEM, IMPACT, RISK, EYES

Abstract

Aim The aim of this study was to determine if aging is a factor that increases the intraoperative complication rate during phacoemulsification surgery.