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Lentis LaserLens could improve predictability, precision in femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery

September 15, 2014

LONDON — A new IOL for femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery provided higher predictability, refractive precision and stability, according to a speaker here.

Ludger Hanneken, MD, shared his experience utilizing the Lentis LaserLens (Oculentis) compared with traditional IOLs with colleagues at the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Congress.

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Resident complication rates similar for femtosecond-assisted, manual cataract surgery

September 15, 2014
LONDON — The incorporation of femtosecond laser-assisted cataract extraction techniques into resident training does not negatively impact complication rates, a…
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ESCRS preliminary data: No difference in femto, phaco quality outcomes

September 15, 2014
LONDON — Quality outcomes measured in the ESCRS FLACS EUREQUO study show no difference between femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery and manual cataract…
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Ridley Medal Lecture highlights progress in cataract surgery over four decades

September 15, 2014
LONDON — The 2014 Ridley Medal Lecture, held during the European Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Congress here, highlighted the progress of cataract…
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Postoperative Inflammation and Pain: Elimination of the Dynamic Duo to Improve Patient Outcomes

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Bausch + Lomb.

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Lentis LaserLens could improve predictability, precision in femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery

September 15, 2014
LONDON — A new IOL for femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery provided higher predictability, refractive precision and stability…
figure Meeting News Coverage

Resident complication rates similar for femtosecond-assisted, manual cataract surgery

September 15, 2014
LONDON — The incorporation of femtosecond laser-assisted cataract extraction techniques into resident training does not negatively impact…
figure Meeting News Coverage

ESCRS preliminary data: No difference in femto, phaco quality outcomes

September 15, 2014
LONDON — Quality outcomes measured in the ESCRS FLACS EUREQUO study show no difference between femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery and…
Meeting News Coverage

Ridley Medal Lecture highlights progress in cataract surgery over four decades

September 15, 2014
LONDON — The 2014 Ridley Medal Lecture, held during the European Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Congress here, highlighted the…
Meeting News Coverage

Advantages observed with combined OVDs, trypan blue in manual capsulorrhexis

September 15, 2014
LONDON — The combination of two different ophthalmic viscosurgical devices with trypan blue led to a safe anterior lens capsule indentation and…
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Exfoliation syndrome linked to sunlight exposure

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Alcon to acquire WaveTec Vision, full rights to ORA System

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Alcon announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire WaveTec Vision, according to a company press release.Upon completion of the acquisition…

Biaxial cortex removal time comparable for femtosecond laser-assisted, standard cataract surgery

August 27, 2014
The time taken to remove the biaxial cortex during femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery was found to be comparable with that of standard…
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FDA grants labeling extension to class 3 contact lenses, IOLS

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced on its website that the Center for Devices and Radiological Health has granted a 1-year extension of…
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ECP with phaco better than phaco alone, study finds

August 26, 2014
Glaucoma patients who underwent endoscopic cyclophotocoagulation combined with phacoemulsification saw lower intraocular pressure and a greater…
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