Episcleral buckling with the BIOM: A novel technique

Ulrich Spandau
Background: The main difficulty of episcleral buckling surgery is the mastering of indirect binocular ophthalmoscopy. Purpose: To introduce a new technique to visualize the retina for buckling surgery. Patients and methods: A 25G chandelier light fiber was inserted at pars plana into the sclera.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]