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Marking Madness - April 2013 - Subscribe

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OSM560-April_DIGITAL_Layout 1 4/5/13 2:31 PM Page 105 ties without having to give anything up. The Ultra-Q Reflex lets surgeons perform anterior or posterior capsulotomy with new-generation IOLs, peripheral iridotomy for glaucoma, or Nd:YAG laser vitreolysis for treating vitreous strands ands opacities. Featuring Ellex's patented Reflex Technology, the unit incorporates a proprietary illumination mirror design that instantly moves out of the way when firing, optimizing aiming and coaxial placement of the treatment beams on the target tissue, which eliminates the risk of beam deflection and clipping, says the company. Vixi Multicolor Pattern Scan Laser Photocoagulator Nidek nidek.com A nother retinal procedure offering is the Vixi Multicolor Pattern Scan Laser Photocoagulator, which is customizable in 1, 2 or 3 of the most popular colors: green (532nm), yellow (577nm) and red (647nm), and available with or without a pattern scanner in all color wavelengths. It's also a solid-state laser, which increases unit longevity. A key feature is the multiple scanning modes with up to 21 patterns and memory function. The shorter pulse durations in scan mode reduce thermal spread and can therefore minimize patient discomfort. A P R I L 2 013 | O U T PAT I E N T S U R G E R Y M A G A Z I N E | 1 0 5

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