Covid-19 Updates - EuroTimes

The ESCRS is committed to giving the ophthalmology community every support in the coming days, weeks and months. To encourage and facilitate communication, we have established an ESCRS COVID 19 interactive platform.


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The dashboard provides up to date information on the spread of this disease. This interactive web-based map to track cases of the virus around the world is provided by The Johns Hopkins experts in global public health, infectious disease, and emergency preparedness.

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Aerosol during phaco – safe cataract surgery during COVID-19

This video from Dr Kieren Darcy and Dr Sidath Lyange  of Bristol Eye Hospital a series of experiments initially detailingthe aerosol produced during cataract surgery (phacoemulsification), followed bya series of investigations and suggestions to make phacoemulsification safeduring Covid-19.

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