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

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Sensory Systems

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    Pulido, J. S., Pulido, C. M., Bakri, S. J., McCannel, C. A., & Cameron, J. D. (2007). The use of 31-gauge needles and syringes for intraocular injections. Eye, 21(6), 829-830. https://doi.org/10.1038/sj.eye.6702514