Viscoadaptive creates space, protects tissues during surgery

February 15, 2003

Orlando-The viscoadaptive material 2.3% sodium hyaluronate viscoadaptive (Healon5, Pharmacia) is an excellent choice during cataract surgery for creating space, protecting tissues, and neutralizing positive pressure, as well as for traits such as viscomydriasis, clarity, and removability, noted Robert H. Osher, MD.