Small aperture corneal inlay may offer alternative in pseudophakic patients
Cataract surgery patients who underwent implantation of monofocal IOLs in combination with a small aperture corneal inlay in the nondominant eye experienced improved...
9 days ago - Healio
EyeMax Mono IOL shows promise in patients with macular disease
Visual acuity improved in patients with geographic atrophy who underwent cataract surgery and implantation of a novel monofocal IOL in the capsular bag, according to a...
11 days ago - Healio
Lens replacement surgery poised to become most successful refractive procedure
If one travels outside the United States to a meeting of refractive cataract surgeons, it quickly becomes clear that trifocal diffractive/refractive optic IOLs are far more...
11 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Study uncovers new chemical reaction key to cataract formation
Researchers working to understand the biochemistry of cataract formation have made a surprising finding: A protein that was long believed to be inert actually has an important...
18 days ago - News Medical
How changing labs revealed a chemical reaction key to cataract formation
Researchers working to understand the biochemistry of cataracts have made a surprising finding: A protein that was long believed to be inert actually has an important chemical...
18 days ago - ScienceDaily
MIGS, premium IOLs, VMT propel optometric care to the next level
More optometrists are managing and comanaging glaucoma, cataract and retina patients, and advances in the areas of minimally invasive glaucoma surgery, premium IOLs and...
24 days ago - Healio
IOL calculations in highly myopic eyes
Most people consider high myopia to be about -10 D or greater, but what about patients who are -20 D or more? For these patients with very long axial lengths and extreme levels...
29 days ago - Healio
Surgeons explore new ways to address compromised capsular support
Welcome to another edition of CEDARS/ASPENS Debates. CEDARS/ASPENS is a joint society of cornea, cataract and refractive surgery specialists, here to discuss some of the latest...
1 month ago - Healio
Putting the wrong lens in during a cataract op is one of the NHS's most common surgical blunders
A report by the UK's Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch found the wrong artificial lenses were put into patients' eyes 21 times in 2016/17, and urged the NHS to stop it...
1 month ago - Daily Mail
Secondary Cataract: Lens Cells from Previous Cataract Surgery Could be a Cause
Clouded natural lens cells left over from the first cataract surgery can lead to the formation of secondary cataract. In this disease, secondary scars start forming in the eye.
1 month ago - Medindia Health