University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

EyeRounds.org

ACIOL

Objectives

  • Describe/demonstrate the technique for placement of ACIOL
  • Describe how to size the ACIOL to place
  • Describe indications and relative contraindications for ACIOL placement

Reading


Videos

UGH with ACIOL for exchange
Watch on YouTube

 

ACIOL exchange
Watch on YouTube

 

IOL exchange
Watch on YouTube

 

Secondary AC IOL’
Watch on YouTube


Simulation

EQUIPMENT

Bimanual vitrectomy handpiece

Westcott scissors

Bipolar electrocautery

Beaver blade

Crescent blade

Keratome

Acetylcholine ("Miochol")

viscoelastic

Calipers to measure limbal white to white distance

ACIOL (come in several sizes)

Kellman-Mcpherson forceps

10-0 Nylon suture

8-0 Vicryl suture

Suggested citation format: Haugsdal J, Kitzmann A, Oetting TA. The Iowa Ophthalmology Wet Laboratory. EyeRounds.org. Updated Posting June 28, 2021. Originally Posted December 6, 2012. Available from http://www.EyeRounds.org/tutorials/Iowa-OWL-o2021/

last updated: 07/01/2021