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Technique of Lasercoagulation

  • Ulrich Spandau
  • Sang Jin Kim
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Abstract

This chapter is about the technique of lasercoagulation of newborn with Laser Indirect Ophthalmoscopy (LIO). The technique is demonstrated step-by-step and illustrated by many drawings and pictures.

Keywords

Technique of lasercoagulation Laser photocoagulation Laser LIO Laser indirect ophthalmoscopy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ulrich Spandau
    • 1
  • Sang Jin Kim
    • 2
  1. 1.OphthalmologyUniversity of Uppsala OphthalmologyUppsalaSweden
  2. 2.Department of OphthalmologySamsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan UniversitySeoulSouth Korea

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