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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 849349, 4 pages
Use of a New Ocular Insert versus Conventional Mydriasis in Cataract Surgery
Department of Ophthalmology, Miguel Servet University Hospital, Aragonés Institute of Health Sciences, University of Zaragoza, Isabel la Católica 1-3, 50009 Zaragoza, Spain
Received 13 April 2013; Accepted 19 May 2013
Academic Editor: Marcel N. Menke
Copyright © 2013 C. Torrón et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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