Test Your Knowledge About Endoglide Ultrathin! Trivia Questions Quiz

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Test Your Knowledge About Endoglide Ultrathin! Trivia Questions Quiz

Are you looking to test your Knowledge about Endoglide Ultrathin! Are you a surgeon looking to test your ability to use different tools? You are in luck as the quiz below focuses more on the endoglide. Do give it a try and get to see just how skilled you are when you place it in your hands as a patient lies before you.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why is Endothelial Keratoplasty (EK) better than Penetrating Keratoplasty (PK)?
    • A. 

      Less induced refractive error

    • B. 

      Less endothelial cell loss

    • C. 

      Less distortion with EK between host and donor interface

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    When is the saddle removed when using the EndoGlide™-Ultrathin during a DSAEK procedure?
    • A. 

      After the introducer is attached

    • B. 

      Before the introducer is attached

    • C. 

      When the tissue is placed in the donor well

    • D. 

      The saddle isn't removed

  • 3. 
    Does the support platform arrive sterile?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 4. 
    What was the support platform designed to secure?
    • A. 

      EndoGlideā„¢

    • B. 

      Donor Punch

    • C. 

      Both

  • 5. 
    According to the IFU, the EndoGlide™-Ultrathin can accommodate tissue thickness measuring as thin as ____________.
    • A. 

      30 microns

    • B. 

      40 microns

    • C. 

      70 microns

    • D. 

      90 microns

  • 6. 
    How is using the EndoGlide™-Ultrathin different than using the EndoGlide™-Classic?
    • A. 

      The saddle assists the tissue to double-coil gradually

    • B. 

      Only the posterior lenticule is required to be placed in the preparation base

    • C. 

      The glide introducer is marked for loading and inserting the tissue

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    What are the disadvantages of using an injector such as the Endoserter™ or the NCI?
    • A. 

      Reduced control of the donor tissue once in the AC

    • B. 

      Not a closed chamber procedure

    • C. 

      Not indicated for tissue diameters greater than 8.5mm

    • D. 

      A and C only

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    What are the disadvantages of using the Busin Glide?
    • A. 

      Risk of endothelial damage due to wound compression

    • B. 

      Not a closed chamber procedure

    • C. 

      Risk of tissue overlap during loading, causing endothelial damage

    • D. 

      A and C only

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    What was the respective 6 month post-op cell loss concluded in the comparative study completed with the EndoGlide™ vs. the Busin Glide?
    • A. 

      17.26% vs. 28.86%

    • B. 

      25.76% vs. 47.46%

    • C. 

      38.96% vs. 49.56%

    • D. 

      22.26% vs. 40.76%

  • 10. 
    What is Dr. Tan's reported 6 month and 12-month cell loss using the EndoGlide™?
    • A. 

      10.1% and 17.6%

    • B. 

      12.1% and 16.6%

    • C. 

      13.1% and 15.6%

    • D. 

      19.1% and 24.6%

  • 11. 
    The primary selling points favoring EndoGlide™-Ultrathin are:
    • A. 

      Maintains best donor graft control during loading and unloading

    • B. 

      Lowest endothelial cell loss in published literature

    • C. 

      Closed anterior chamber procedure

    • D. 

      Simplifies loading and insertion of thinner grafts

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    Which type of viscoelastic is recommended to be used with EndoGlide™?
    • A. 

      Cohesive

    • B. 

      Dispersive

    • C. 

      Adhesive

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    Why should only a small (2mm) bubble of air be first introduced under the graft following placement into the AC?
    • A. 

      To protect the endothelial cells

    • B. 

      Allows the graft to center better and then to be floated up with a larger air bubble after instruments are removed from AC

    • C. 

      Too large of a bubble will immediately float the graft to the stromal interface and be more difficult to reposition if not perfectly centered

    • D. 

      B and C only