MIVS

AcronymDefinition
MIVSMeridian Integrated Voice Services (now Nortel Integrated Hospitality Services)
MIVSMinimum Inventory Variability Scheduler
MIVSMomentary Interruption/Voltage Sag (power quality event)
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Eighty seven eyes (87 patients) underwent 27-gauge MIVS and their data analyzed.
Other studies which have compared the preoperative IVB group against a control MIVS-only group have reported approximately a three times increased risk of intraoperative bleeding when performing MIVS alone.
Some studies have reported a better final best corrected visual acuity (BCVA) in patients receiving IVB before undergoing MIVS for PDR as compared to the control group.
Postoperative cataract progression and hypotony are generally the most common postoperative complications reported in literature for eyes undergoing 25-gauge MIVS.
Limitations of the Study: While this study shows promising results for pre-operative IVB in a relatively larger sample of patients than that of similar studies carried out previously, the lack of a control group was a limitation in this study, and therefore the extent of improvement over patients undergoing MIVS alone could not be judged statistically.
in one large retrospective series has shown the incidence of endophthalmitis after sutureless 25-gauge MIVS to be twelve times higher than conventional 20-gauge vitrectomy.
25-gauge MIVS is an effective sutureless pars plana vitrectomy surgery which has good visual outcome in diabetic vitreous haemorrhage with minimum and manageable complications.