Floater FAQ

Facts About Floaters, National Eye Institute (NEI) (Good basic facts. 2009 opinions)

     https://nei.nih.gov/health/floaters/floaters


Vitrectomy for Floaters (very important current enlightened view)
     http://www.retinalphysician.com/articleviewer.aspx?articleID=110891


Utility values associated with vitreous floaters. Am J Ophthalmol. 2011 Jul;152(1):60-65.

    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21570045


Vitrectomy for floaters: prospective efficacy analyses and retrospective safety profile. Retina. 2014 Jun;34(6):1062-8.

     http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24296397


Pars plana vitrectomy for disturbing primary vitreous floaters: clinical outcome and patient satisfaction. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2013 May;251(5):1373-82. 

     http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23250478


Safety, efficacy, and quality of life following sutureless vitrectomy for symptomatic vitreous floaters. Retina. 2014 Jun;34(6):1055-61.

     http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24384616

​​Pars plana vitrectomy for persistent, visually significant vitreous opacities. Retina. 2000;20(6):591-6.

     http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11131410