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Feasibility trials for Harmoni Modular IOL enrolled

March 27, 2017

A series of feasibility trials for the Harmoni Modular IOL are fully enrolled, according to a press release from ClarVista Medical.

The Harmoni system, co-invented by Malik Kahook, MD, and used to restore vision after cataract surgery, will be tested in more than 175 patients.

In the Journals

Survey: Sustained-release dexamethasone insert earns high satisfaction rating from cataract patients

March 24, 2017
Subjective quality assessment of a sustained-release dexamethasone intracanalicular insert showed a high degree of patient satisfaction regarding comfort, convenience…

FDA approves AcrySof IQ ReSTOR +2.5 multifocal toric IOL with ActiveFocus design

March 23, 2017
The FDA has approved the Alcon AcrySof IQ ReSTOR +2.5 multifocal toric IOL with ActiveFocus design, according to a press release from Novartis. Designed for patients…
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BLOG: A case for peribulbar block

March 20, 2017
If we were to describe an ideal anesthetic agent for eye surgery, it would be one that works for virtually every patient, carries few local risks, provides deep…
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Cataract360TM - Fundamentals, Techniques, & Technology: Volume 1, Number 3

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

Successful cataract surgery is a multifactorial process that relies on numerous interconnected assessment, planning…
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VIDEO: Surgeon speaks about the advantages of CAPSULaser in cataract surgery

February 23, 2017
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Feasibility trials for Harmoni Modular IOL enrolled

March 27, 2017
A series of feasibility trials for the Harmoni Modular IOL are fully enrolled, according to a press release from ClarVista Medical. The Harmoni…

In the Journals

Survey: Sustained-release dexamethasone insert earns high satisfaction rating from cataract patients

March 24, 2017
Subjective quality assessment of a sustained-release dexamethasone intracanalicular insert showed a high degree of patient satisfaction regarding…

FDA approves AcrySof IQ ReSTOR +2.5 multifocal toric IOL with ActiveFocus design

March 23, 2017
The FDA has approved the Alcon AcrySof IQ ReSTOR +2.5 multifocal toric IOL with ActiveFocus design, according to a press release from Novartis…

Blog

BLOG: A case for peribulbar block

March 20, 2017
If we were to describe an ideal anesthetic agent for eye surgery, it would be one that works for virtually every patient, carries few local risks…

Publication Exclusive

PUBLICATION EXCLUSIVE: Improving efficiency in the operating room

March 19, 2017
New ophthalmology residents sometimes mistakenly think that performing a surgery quickly is the key to doing more cases in a day. On the contrary…

Study highlights potential of alternative anti-inflammatory agent

March 17, 2017
A single postoperative injection of XG-102 was non-inferior to dexamethasone eye drops in the management of surgery-induced ocular inflammation in a…

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VIDEO: New IOL technologies correct for distance, intermediate vision, astigmatism

March 13, 2017
ATLANTA – Preeya Gupta, MD, a cornea special session panelist here at SECO, said new and up-and-coming intraocular lenses are helping patients…

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VIDEO: Refractive cataract surgery, astigmatism management go hand-in-hand

March 10, 2017
ATLANTA – Elizabeth Yeu, MD, a panelist for a SECO special session on cornea, said preoperative evaluation and care of the patient with…

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PUBLICATION EXCLUSIVE: Achieving refractive accuracy in cataract surgery

March 6, 2017
A large meta-analysis of many years’ worth of LASIK studies showed that 99.5% of patients achieved an uncorrected vision of 20/40 or better and…

Strategies for enhancing outcomes in cataract surgery for glaucoma

February 27, 2017
In an era in which we are protecting the quality of our patients’ vision over longer periods of time, often for decades, we are more frequently…

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