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Manual small incision cataract surgery (MSICS) with posterior chamber intraocular lens versus phacoemulsification with posterior chamber intraocular lens for age-related cataract

  1. Yasmin Riaz1,
  2. Samantha R de Silva1,
  3. Jennifer R Evans2,*

Editorial Group: Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group

Published Online: 10 OCT 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 23 JUL 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008813.pub2


How to Cite

Riaz Y, de Silva SR, Evans JR. Manual small incision cataract surgery (MSICS) with posterior chamber intraocular lens versus phacoemulsification with posterior chamber intraocular lens for age-related cataract. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 10. Art. No.: CD008813. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008813.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Oxford Eye Hospital, Oxford, UK

  2. 2

    London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group, ICEH, London, UK

*Jennifer R Evans, Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group, ICEH, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK. jennifer.evans@lshtm.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 10 OCT 2013

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References

References to studies included in this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Cook 2012 {published data only}
  • Cook C, Carrara H, Myer L. Phacoemulsification versus manual small incision cataract surgery in South Africa. South African Medical Journal 2012;102(6):537-40.
George 2005 {published data only}
  • George R, Rupauliha P, Sripriya AV, Rajesh PS, Vahan PV, Praveen S. Comparison of endothelial cell loss and surgically induced astigmatism following conventional extracapsular cataract surgery, manual small-incision surgery and phacoemulsification. Ophthalmic Epidemiology 2005;12(5):293-7.
Ghosh 2010 {published data only}
Gogate 2005a {published data only}
  • Gogate P, Deshpande M, Nirmalan PK. Why do phacoemulsification? Manual small-incision cataract surgery is almost as effective, but less expensive. Ophthalmology 2007;114(5):965-8.
  • Gogate PM, Kulkarni SR, Krishnaiah S, Deshpande RD, Joshi SA, Palimkar A, et al. Safety and efficacy of phacoemulsification compared with manual small-incision cataract surgery by a randomized controlled clinical trial: six-week results. Ophthalmology 2005;112(5):869-74.
Gogate 2010 {published data only}
  • Gogate P, Ambardekar P, Kulkarni S, Deshpande R, Joshi S, Deshpande M. Comparison of endothelial cell loss after cataract surgery: phacoemulsification versus manual small-incision cataract surgery: six-week results of a randomized control trial. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2010;36(2):247-53.
Ruit 2007 {published data only}
  • Ruit S, Tabin G, Chang D, Bajracharya L, Kline DC, Richheimer W, et al. A prospective randomized clinical trial of phacoemulsification vs manual sutureless small-incision extracapsular cataract surgery in Nepal. American Journal of Ophthalmology 2007;143(1):32-8.
Singh 2009 {published data only}
  • Singh SK, Winter I, Surin L. Phacoemulsification versus small incision cataract surgery (SICS): which one is a better surgical option for immature cataract in developing countries?. Nepalese Journal of Ophthalmology 2009;1(2):95-100.
Venkatesh 2010 {published data only}
  • Venkatesh R, Tan CS, Sengupta S, Ravindran RD, Krishnan KT, Chang DF. Phacoemulsification versus manual small-incision cataract surgery for white cataract. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2010;36(11):1849-54.

References to studies excluded from this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Cai 2008 {published data only}
  • Cai Y, Pan Y, Liu X, Nie H, Yang S, Yan X. Safety of cataract surgery and comparison of efficacy of small incision cataract surgery and phacoemulsification in Tibet. Chinese Ophthalmic Research 2008;26(11):852-5.
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Elkady 2009 {published data only}
  • Elkady B, Piñero D, Alió JL. Corneal incision quality: microincision cataract surgery versus microcoaxial phacoemulsification. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2009;35(3):466-74.
Goel 2012 {published data only}
  • Goel R, Kamal S, Kumar S, Kishore J, Malik KP, Angmo Bodh S, et al. Feasibility and complications between phacoemulsification and manual small incision surgery in subluxated cataract. Journal of Ophthalmology 2012;2012:Article ID 205139. [DOI: org/10.1155/2012/205139]
Parmar 2006 {published data only}
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Reddy 2007 {published data only}

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  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Ang 2012
  • Ang M, Mehta JS, Evans JR. Manual small incision cataract surgery (MSICS) with posterior chamber intraocular lens versus extracapsular cataract extraction (ECCE) with posterior chamber intraocular lens for age-related cataract. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 4. [DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008811.pub2]
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Gogate 2005b
  • Gogate PM, Kulkarni SR, Krishnaiah S, Deshpande RD, Joshi SA, Palimkar A, et al. Safety and efficacy of phacoemulsification compared with manual small-incision cataract surgery by a randomized controlled clinical trial: six-week results. Ophthalmology 2005;112(5):869-74.
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Riaz 2010a
  • Riaz Y, Malik ANJ, Evans JR. Phacoemulsification with posterior chamber intraocular lens versus extracapsular cataract extraction (ECCE) with posterior chamber intraocular lens for age-related cataract. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 11. [DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008812]
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References to other published versions of this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Riaz 2010b
  • Riaz Y, Malik ANJ, Evans JR. Phacoemulsification with posterior chamber intraocular lens versus manual small incision cataract surgery (MSICS) with posterior chamber intraocular lens for age-related cataract. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 11. [DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008813]