ESCRS Winter Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Winter meeting. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from ESCRS Winter, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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Caffeine may be ally in preventing or retarding cataract

March 4, 2019
ATHENS, Greece — Caffeine accumulates in the lens capsule and epithelial cells after oral intake and may be a potential ally in the prevention…
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VIDEO: Cornea specialists proactively address eye rubbing as main cause of keratoconus

March 3, 2019
ATHENS, Greece — Educating patients to not rub their eyes is the first and most important step physicians should take to prevent keratoconus…
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VIDEO: A case of estrogen regulator destabilizing keratoconus

March 2, 2019
ATHENS, Greece — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Winter Meeting, Emilio Torres-Netto, MD, presents the case of a…
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New Tel-Aviv protocol combines cross-linking with tissue-sparing laser ablation procedure

March 1, 2019
ATHENS, Greece — A new protocol for customized laser ablation combined with corneal collagen cross-linking provides good visual acuity…
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VIDEO: Remotely controlled slit lamp could benefit Greek population living on islands

March 1, 2019
ATHENS, Greece — Greece has more than 200 inhabited islands, poorly connected with the mainland, where prevalently older people live to an…
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New preloaded trifocal IOL has good results, high patient satisfaction

February 28, 2019
ATHENS, Greece — A new trifocal IOL showed ease of implantation, good results at all distances and high patient satisfaction in a study. The…
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VIDEO: Simple device for perfect capsulotomies

February 28, 2019
ATHENS, Greece — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Winter Meeting, Richard Packard, MD, speaks about CAPSULaser…
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Comparisons between conventional, transepithelial PRK inconclusive

February 27, 2019
ATHENS, Greece — Review and meta-analysis of the current literature show that transepithelial PRK leads to faster healing of the epithelium and…
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Study shows superior accuracy of intraoperative aberrometry in IOL power selection

February 27, 2019
ATHENS, Greece — Intraoperative aberrometry increases the accuracy of IOL power selection and has a lower mean prediction error than the…
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VIDEO: Safe alternatives to in-the-bag implantation

February 26, 2019
ATHENS, Greece — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Winter Meeting, Michael Amon, MD, speaks about capsular…

Meeting Calendar

European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Winter Meeting

February 15, 2019 - February 17, 2019

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  • Location: Megaron Athens International Conference Centre Vass. Sofias & Kokkali 115 21; Athens, Greece
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  • escrs@escrs.org