The use of 31-gauge needles and syringes for intraocular injections

J. S. Pulido, C. M. Pulido, S. J. Bakri, C. A. McCannel, J. D. Cameron

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Abstract

Purpose: To describe the use of disposable 31-gauge needles for intraocular injections. Methods: Description of the technique and photographs of the needles. Results: Patients feel the injection less and a smaller postinjection bleb is noted. Conclusion: Consideration should be given to the use of disposable 31-gauge needles or syringes for intraocular injections.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)829-830
Number of pages2
JournalEye
Volume21
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 2007

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
This work was supported in part by an unrestricted grant from Research to Prevent Blindness Inc., NY, USA.

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Copyright 2018 Elsevier B.V., All rights reserved.

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