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Table 4 Comparison of total operative and vitrectomy times across different 25G studies

From: Clinical outcomes of a beveled tip, ultra-high speed, 25-gauge pars plana vitrectomy system

Surgical Parameter Indication Instrumentation Time (Minutes)
Total Operative Time RRD 25G, beveled tip, 10,000 cpm (Current Study) 39.0 ± 14.2
25G, flat tip, 7500 cpm (Sborgia et al., 2019) [11] 64.4 ± 9.5
ERM 25G, beveled tip, 10,000 cpm (Current Study) 22.4 ± 4.1
25G, flat tip, 5000 cpm (Naruse et al., 2017) [9] 32.7 ± 10.1
25G, flat tip, 5000 cpm (Mitsui et al., 2016) [8] 16.1 ± 9.3
Total Vitrectomy Time RRD 25G, beveled tip, 10,000 cpm (Current Study) 14.4 ± 5
25G, flat tip, 7500 cpm (Sborgia et al., 2019) [11] 20.8 ± 3.8
25G, flat tip, 7500 cpm (Rizzo et al., 2017) [10] 19.6 ± 7.3
ERM 25G, beveled tip, 10,000 cpm (Current Study) 4.7 ± 1.7
25G, flat tip, 5000 cpm (Mitsui et al., 2016) [8] 6.2 ± 2.7
Various Indications 25G, beveled tip, 1000 cpm (Current Study) 8.9 ± 6.5
25G, flat tip, 7500 cpm (Rizzo et al., 2011) [14] 18.4 ± 9.6
25G, flat tip, 5000 cpm (Rizzo et al., 2011) [14] 26.4 ± 14.6
  1. Legend: RRD Rhegmatogenous retinal detachment, ERM Epiretinal membrane