Author Affiliation: Jules Stein Eye Institute, Santa Monica, California.
I congratulate Dr Kitchens on his excellent “Surgeon's Corner” report and video on external needle drainage of subretinal fluid.1 I presented this technique at the Retina Society in 1998. The guarded needle described in the Kitchens report is available from Beaver/Visitec (BD product No. 585224).
Hanscom T. External Needle Drainage Device. Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(1):126. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.369