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‘Refractive surprise’ calculator, femto LRI software developed

September 24, 2014

LONDON – From the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting here, Noel Alpins, MD, discusses various tools available at Assort.com.

The latest addition to the website is a corneal coupling calculator. In addition, surgeons can find various other tools such as a refractive surprise calculator, femtosecond laser limbal relaxing incision calculator and other tools.   

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Phakic IOL safe, effective over long term

September 23, 2014
LONDON – Camille J. Budo, MD, discusses his long-term experience implanting the Artisan phakic IOL, during the European Society of Cataract and Refractive…
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Risk of glaucoma doubles at 5 years after PRK

September 22, 2014
LONDON – A study shows the risk of developing glaucoma doubles at 5 years following photorefractive keratotomy, according to a glaucoma specialist here…
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ESCRS president targets education as focus of term

September 16, 2014
LONDON — European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons President Roberto Bellucci, MD, welcomed colleagues from around the world, telling them that the focus of…
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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.

Cataract surgery has improved in both safety and outcomes in recent years. With advances in surgical techniques…
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‘Refractive surprise’ calculator, femto LRI software developed

September 24, 2014
LONDON – From the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting here, Noel Alpins, MD
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‘Refractive surprise’ calculator, femto LRI software developed

September 24, 2014
LONDON – From the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting here, Noel Alpins, MD, discusses various tools available at…
figure Meeting News Coverage Video

Phakic IOL safe, effective over long term

September 23, 2014
LONDON – Camille J. Budo, MD, discusses his long-term experience implanting the Artisan phakic IOL, during the European Society of Cataract…
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Risk of glaucoma doubles at 5 years after PRK

September 22, 2014
LONDON – A study shows the risk of developing glaucoma doubles at 5 years following photorefractive keratotomy, according to a glaucoma…
figure Meeting News Coverage

ESCRS president targets education as focus of term

September 16, 2014
LONDON — European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons President Roberto Bellucci, MD, welcomed colleagues from around the world, telling them…
figure Meeting News Coverage

Single IOL may be option in some small, highly hyperopic eyes

September 14, 2014
LONDON – One thicker lens may be a better option than two thinner IOLs in small, highly hyperopic eyes, a speaker here said. “When…
In the Journals

Researchers develop description method for wavefront-optimized PRK

September 8, 2014
Researchers have identified a way to describe the cornea after wavefront-optimized photorefractive keratectomy that is as accurate as describing a…
In the Journals

Refractive lenticule extraction yields stable visual, refractive outcomes at 5 years

September 8, 2014
Femtosecond laser-assisted refractive lenticule extraction offered long-term stability in correcting myopia and myopic astigmatism, according to a…
In the Journals

Topical cyclosporine A effective therapy before, following refractive surgery

August 28, 2014
Topical cyclosporine A was found to be an effective therapy for optimizing patients prior to refractive surgery, as well as for the treatment of…
In the Journals

PRK enhancement after LASIK corrects near, distance visual acuity

August 25, 2014
PRK enhancement after LASIK improved visual acuity and reduced cylinder in cases that were not suitable for flap relifting, according to study…
In the Journals

Intrastromal ring improves distance vision, refractive error in eyes with post-LASIK ectasia

August 7, 2014
An intrastromal ring improved uncorrected and corrected distance visual acuity and reduced refractive error in eyes with post-LASIK corneal ectasia…
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