Audit: Face-down positioning for macular hole repair unnecessary

SAN DIEGO – Face-down posturing made no difference in recovery after macular hole surgery, according to a speaker here.Using data from the first 400 cases entered in prospective registry-style audit database of patients undergoing macular hole repair in Australia, Alex Hunyor, MD, and colleagues determined that no posturing was noninferior to face-down posturing with regard to outcomes.

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