• Phaco-DMEK with Vivity IOL implantation shows good outcomes in Fuchs' dystrophy patients

    9 days ago - By Healio

    VILAMOURA, Portugal - At a time when more patients want to minimize the use of spectacles, cataract surgery with implantation of a Vivity IOL is an option in eyes with Fuchs' dystrophy.
    Phaco-DMEK as a combined procedure leads to equally good vision and is more respectful of the endothelium as compared with Descemet's membrane endothelial keratoplasty and phacoemulsification performed separately, according to a study presented here.
    “DMEK has become our procedure of choice and is gradually taking over from DSAEK in our hospital, where we carry out about 1,800
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