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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Optoelectronic test bench shows effect of toric IOL rotation on image quality

February 19, 2014
Ljubljana, SLOVENIA – Toric IOLs are “forgiving” devices, as small amounts of rotation are well tolerated and do not induce…
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Quality measurement system improves surgical quality, patient satisfaction

February 19, 2014
Ljubljana, SLOVENIA — The Quality Measurement System in Ophthalmology, based on the Quality Index Bellevue developed in 2007 by the Augenklinik…
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Preliminary European study results show good performance for microincision IOL

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, March 25, 2014
Ljubljana, SLOVENIA — Microincision cataract surgery with implantation of the Incise IOL from Bausch + Lomb showed good visual and anatomic…
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Preliminary European study results show good performance for microincision IOL

February 18, 2014
Ljubljana, SLOVENIA — Microincision cataract surgery with implantation of the Incise IOL from Bausch + Lomb showed good visual and anatomic…
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Advanced multifocal IOLs allow for better vision, fast adaptation, no photic phenomena

February 18, 2014
Ljubljana, SLOVENIA — Advances in multifocal IOL technology allow for more natural vision with considerable improvement at intermediate…
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At 1 year, length of hospital stay affected results of pay-for-performance plan at German clinic

February 18, 2014
Ljubljana, SLOVENIA — Inpatient hospital length of stay negatively affected the outcome of the bonus-malus pay-for-performance remuneration…
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Prospective study shows success of laser astigmatic keratotomy at 6 months

February 17, 2014
Ljubljana, SLOVENIA — Femtosecond laser astigmatic arcuate keratotomy showed promising study results, comparable or better than those reported…
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Remote-controlled slit lamp provides direct eye care services to Greek patients in rural areas, islands

February 17, 2014
Ljubljana, SLOVENIA — A new remote-controlled system for slit lamp examination allows delivery of specialized eye care services to patients in…
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New pretreatment protocol may prevent foaming during drug impregnation of IOLs

February 17, 2014
Ljubljana, SLOVENIA — An innovative pretreatment process prevents the foaming phenomenon that affects the optical quality of IOLs during…
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Intracorneal ring segments may not halt progressive keratoconus in long term

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, March 25, 2013
WARSAW, Poland — Implantation of intracorneal ring segments in young keratoconus patients may not be able to stop the progressive nature of the…