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VIDEO: 'Adaptive fluidics' improves phaco procedure

May 21, 2017

LOS ANGELES ― At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting here, Mitch Schultz, MD, discusses a presentation on his personal experience using the Bausch + Lomb Stellaris Elite phacoemulsification system with “adaptive fluidics.”

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VIDEO: Intraocular delivery of medications during cataract surgery advantageous

May 19, 2017
LOS ANGELES ― At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting here, Cynthia A. Matossian, MD, discusses the four Cs of the advantages of intraocular…
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VIDEO: Surgeon shares pearls for performing cataract surgery in post-RK eyes

May 16, 2017
LOS ANGELES ― At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting here, Jeffrey Whitman, MD, shares pearls on how to properly evaluate and measure…
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Going beyond the A-constant for IOL calculations

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2017
Uday Devgan, MD
The idea seems reasonable: introduce a variable into lens power calculations in order to fine-tune the results and improve accuracy. The A-constant, which is a bit of a…
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Intravitreal Bimanual Surgery for Residual Lens Fragments and Displaced Crystalline Lenses

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, May 2009, Volume 40 Issue 3
The authors have developed a new technique for removing large and hard lens fragments or crystalline lenses with hard…
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Cataract360TM - Fundamentals, Techniques, & Technology: Volume 1, Number 2

This activity is supported by educational grants from Abbott Medical Optics, Alcon Research, Ltd., and Bausch + Lomb.

This issue focuses on biometry and IOL calculations, IOL power diagnostics and surgical guidance systems, manual…
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Femtosecond laser-assisted DALK technique

February 8, 2017
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VIDEO: 'Adaptive fluidics' improves phaco procedure

May 21, 2017
LOS ANGELES ― At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting here, Mitch Schultz, MD, discusses a presentation on his personal…

Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Intraocular delivery of medications during cataract surgery advantageous

May 19, 2017
LOS ANGELES ― At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting here, Cynthia A. Matossian, MD, discusses the four Cs of the…

Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Surgeon shares pearls for performing cataract surgery in post-RK eyes

May 16, 2017
LOS ANGELES ― At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting here, Jeffrey Whitman, MD, shares pearls on how to properly…

Back to Basics

Going beyond the A-constant for IOL calculations

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2017
Uday Devgan, MD
The idea seems reasonable: introduce a variable into lens power calculations in order to fine-tune the results and improve accuracy. The A-constant…

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Dislocation, decentration top list of foldable IOL complications

May 10, 2017
LOS ANGELES — Dislocation and decentration continue to be the most common reason to explant a foldable IOL, according to a yearly survey…

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Prevalence of preservatives in post-cataract surgery drops may increase complications

May 10, 2017
LOS ANGELES — After cataract surgery, patients with ocular surface disease may have increased postoperative issues with wound healing, comfort…

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Nanosecond laser technology may be future of cataract surgery

May 9, 2017
LOS ANGELES — Nanosecond laser cataract surgery, which uses a Nd:YAG laser, employs 10% of the total energy as compared with ultrasound, is…

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Phase 3 study shows Dextenza resolves pain, inflammation quicker than placebo

May 8, 2017
LOS ANGELES — The results of a third phase 3 study comparing the safety and efficacy of a sustained-release dexamethasone insert vs. a placebo…

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VIDEO: Patients report fewer dysphotopsias with combination of multifocal IOLs

May 8, 2017
LOS ANGELES ― John A. Hovanesian, MD, FACS, reports at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting on a study performed at his…

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Binkhorst lecturer focuses on challenges of small pupils during cataract surgery

May 7, 2017
LOS ANGELES — Cataract surgery in patients with small pupils can be challenging, but several techniques and surgical devices can help make the…

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