Karate Chop Technique

A modification of Nagahara’s phaco-chop technique for phacoemulsifying and removing cataracts.
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Ophthalmologists from India and the US cover gas forced infusion, no-anesthesia cataract surgery with the karate chop technique, phacoemulsification in subluxated cataracts, mature cataracts, small pupil phacoemulsification, combined cataract and glaucoma surgery, managing dislocated lens fragments, the malpositioned intraocular implant, infectious endophthalmitis, cystoid macular edema, ophthalmic viscosurgical device surgery, bimanual phacoemulsification/Phakonit/MICS (micro-incision cataract surgery), microphakonit, glued intrascleral haptic fixation of the intraocular lens, glued intraocular lens surgery with add-on procedures, intraocular lens scaffold, and pars plicata anterior vitrectomy.