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EVO+ Visian ICL receives CE mark

May 22, 2017

The EVO+ Visian ICL with aspheric optic has received a CE mark for commercialization in the European Union, according to a STAAR Surgical press release.

Indicated for the correction or reduction of hyperopia and myopia between +3 D and –18 D, the EVO+ Visian ICL with aspheric (EDOF) optic is surgically implanted between the iris and the natural lens.

In the Journals

Contemporary refractive surgery minimally disturbs ocular surface

May 19, 2017
PRK and femtosecond-assisted LASIK have equally mild and transient effects on the ocular surface, according to a study. Taking into consideration contemporary advances…
From OSN Europe

Precizon Presbyopic IOL from Ophtec receives CE mark

May 18, 2017
The aspheric Precizon Presbyopic IOL received a CE mark and will be commercially launched in October during the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons…
Meeting News

Multifocal IOL on toric platform improves near, intermediate vision

May 17, 2017
LOS ANGELES — Adding a toric platform to a multifocal IOL significantly improves vision at intermediate and near distances, according to one speaker. “Our…
Original Article

Small Incision Lenticule Extraction (SMILE) for Hyperopia: Optical Zone Centration

Journal of Refractive Surgery, March 2017, Volume 33 Issue 3
To evaluate optical zone centration of hyperopic small incision lenticule extraction (SMILE). This prospective study of…
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CME

Treating Advanced Dry Age-related Macular Degeneration and Geographic Atrophy: Here and Now

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Allergan, Inc.

Dry eye disease (DED) is a condition of the ocular surface in which multiple factors are responsible for the…
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Novel cross-linking application for low myopia shows promise

February 16, 2017
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EVO+ Visian ICL receives CE mark

May 22, 2017
The EVO+ Visian ICL with aspheric optic has received a CE mark for commercialization in the European Union, according to a STAAR Surgical press…

In the Journals

Contemporary refractive surgery minimally disturbs ocular surface

May 19, 2017
PRK and femtosecond-assisted LASIK have equally mild and transient effects on the ocular surface, according to a study. Taking into consideration…

From OSN Europe

Precizon Presbyopic IOL from Ophtec receives CE mark

May 18, 2017
The aspheric Precizon Presbyopic IOL received a CE mark and will be commercially launched in October during the European Society of Cataract and…

Meeting News

Multifocal IOL on toric platform improves near, intermediate vision

May 17, 2017
LOS ANGELES — Adding a toric platform to a multifocal IOL significantly improves vision at intermediate and near distances, according to one…

Meeting News

New toric IOL shows stability, safety and efficacy

May 16, 2017
LOS ANGELES — The new Bausch + Lomb enVista toric IOL met all safety and efficacy endpoints in a pivotal FDA trial, according to a presentation…

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Topical treatment for presbyopia improves binocular near acuity

May 15, 2017
LOS ANGELES — A first-in-class topical treatment for presbyopia was well tolerated and safely improved binocular near acuity in a phase 1/2…

Perspective

Wearable sensor system may help surgeons obtain individual vision-related behavior

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2017
A simple, wearable sensor system engineered by IROC Science in Zurich, Switzerland, provides real-life measurable data on patients’ use of…

Excimer laser surgery effective for collagen vascular diseases

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2017
Excimer laser surgery improved uncorrected distance visual acuity, improved refractive outcomes and limited complications for patients with…

Meeting News

SMILE could offer unique benefits to military population

May 9, 2017
LOS ANGELES — Small incision lenticule extraction has the potential for minimal disruption to the ocular surface, less energy delivered to…

Letters to the Editor

The Use of Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Capsulotomy Is Challenging in Patients With Phacomorphic Glaucoma

Journal of Refractive Surgery, May 2017, Volume 33 Issue 5
To the Editor: Acute phacomorphic glaucoma occurs secondarily to an increased anteroposterior lens thickness that narrows the iridocorneal angle…

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