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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Novel cross-linking application for low myopia shows promise

February 16, 2017
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands — Photorefractive intrastromal cross-linking, or PiXL, is a novel treatment option that appears promising for low-grade…
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Good results seen with single-use combination solution for intracameral mydriasis, anesthesia

February 16, 2017
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands — Mydrane, the first commercially launched intracameral mydriatic and anesthetic combination, proved effective and…
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VIDEO: Long-term results show SMILE is suitable for all degrees of myopia

February 16, 2017
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons winter meeting, Osama Ibrahim, MD, PhD, gives an
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Meta-analysis finds better profile for femtosecond cataract surgery compared with conventional cataract surgery

February 15, 2017
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands — A systematic review and meta-analysis of studies comparing conventional and femtosecond laser-assisted cataract…
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OCT study shows epithelial remodeling, corneal profile changes after inlay implantation

February 15, 2017
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands — An OCT study was able to show in vivo the stromal and epithelial remodeling occurring after implantation of a corneal…
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VIDEO: Dealing with refractive error after multifocal IOL implantation

Ocular Surgery News Europe Edition, February 2017
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons winter meeting, Aylin Kılıç, MD, gives pearls
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VIDEO: Dealing with refractive error after multifocal IOL implantation

February 15, 2017
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons winter meeting, Aylin Kılıç, MD, gives pearls
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Age-dependent curve of predicted keratoconus progression helps select patients for cross-linking treatment

February 14, 2017
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands — In a study performed at the University of Frankfurt, Germany, an age-dependent curve of predicted keratoconus…
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VIDEO: Epithelium significant in determining astigmatic properties

February 13, 2017
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands – At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons winter meeting, Damien Gatinel, MD, PhD, speaks
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Standard epi-off cross-linking safe in children, but progression may restart later in some cases

February 13, 2017
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands — Standard epi-off corneal cross-linking is effective in arresting keratoconus in children and is as safe as in adult…