• A microscope mounted dripper and a cottonoid wick for removal of excess fluid provide a moving fluid field for anterior segment microsurgery. The advantages of the moving fluid field include protection of the corneal epithelium, a field cleaned of debris and blood, and optimum visualization of the anterior segment.
(Arch Ophthalmol 95:669-670, 1977)
Drews RC. The Moving Fluid Field in Ophthalmic Surgery. Arch Ophthalmol. 1977;95(4):669-670. doi:10.1001/archopht.1977.04450040135020