Ocular Surgery News Europe Edition


Table of Contents

Ophthalmology residents need specific, dedicated programs focused on surgical training

Paolo Lanzetta, MD

Presbia completes purchase of Neoptics

Shared care delivery model may improve glaucoma management

Single LRI may reduce corneal astigmatism with neutral impact on higher-order aberrations

Mushroom keratoplasty optimizes postoperative refraction, graft survival

Bilateral, contralateral multifocal IOLs yield similar distance, intermediate visual acuity

Bimatoprost sustained-release implant significantly reduces IOP with high patient satisfaction

Laser intrastromal astigmatic keratotomy yields stable correction up to 6 months

To get the best of both worlds, work part-time after retirement

Ultrasound biometry provides more information than external measurements alone

Zeiss reports revenue increase in first 9 months of fiscal year

Cover Story

Lack of standardization, insufficient surgical training take toll on development of European young ophthalmologists

Global Notebook

SOE platform for YOs provides a useful tool for looking at fellowship offers in Europe

In the Journals

Stegmann canal expander helps lower IOP in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma

Fatty acids from oily fish may reduce sight-threatening DR risk in older patients with diabetes

Precizon toric IOL improves vision, provides rotational stability

Meeting News Coverage

Survey reveals global trends and differences among retina specialists

VIDEO: Cataract surgery safe in patients undergoing aflibercept therapy for DME

Surgeon: Advantages of bilateral sequential vitrectomy outweigh disadvantages in stage 4 or 5 ROP

Surgical Maneuvers

VIDEO — Inferior oblique fadenoperation: A new weakening technique