Bibliographical Notices Die Auslöffelung des Staars. Ein Neues Verfahren . Von Dr. Med. Adolf Schuft. Berlin. 1860. (Removal of the Cataract by means of a Curette. A new Method. By Dr. Adolf Schuft)

1863 Boston Medical and Surgical Journal  
position and diameter, is suddenly relaxed, the effort to replace it is renewed, and is attended with a fresh image on the retina, but with such rapidity that the first is not effaced before this is formed. This may be repeated a second or even a third time, producing a third or fourth image. Bibliograph "Die Ausl\l=o"\ffelung des Staars. Ein Neues Verfahren. Tins is a little pamphlet of 18 pages, in which Dr. Schuft explains his proposed method of removing' certain forms of cataract. Ilo
more » ... cataract. Ilo commences by saying that ho owes the idea to v. Grate's linear extraction (Vide Archiv far Ophthalmologie, Bd. i., Abt. 2d, and Bd. v., Abt. 1st,. For this operation v. Giiif'c used a steel instrument, which is " broader, less concave and somewhat sharper on its end than tho common Daviel's curette." Following out this idea still further, Dr. Schuft has succeeded in the invention of a form of
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