European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from the Congress of European Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from ESCRS, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

New technologies aimed at practitioner acceptance

September 15, 2019
PARIS — Technology has a purpose at Carl Zeiss Meditec and that is to function as a vehicle, not the driver, for delivering efficiency and…
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Clinical outcomes good in pediatric series of corneal ulcers

September 15, 2019
PARIS — Infectious keratitis is a serious cause of ocular morbidity in children, potentially causing amblyopia and severe, permanent visual…
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VIDEO: CXL opens new ways to treatment of myopia

October 12, 2018
VIENNA — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting, Anders Behndig, MD, speaks about a new treatment option for
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VIDEO: Research investigates impact of Bowman's layer on corneal biomechanics

October 11, 2018
VIENNA — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting, Emilio Torres, MD, speaks about his research on the role of
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VIDEO: New research might overcome corneal thickness limitations for CXL treatment

October 10, 2018
VIENNA — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting, Farhad Hafezi, MD, PhD, speaks about a new way of cross-linking
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VIDEO: Specialist reviews current options for medical treatment of glaucoma

October 9, 2018
VIENNA — In 2002, Tony Realini calculated that there are 56,000 ways to treat glaucoma, and now there are many more. At the European Society
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VIDEO: Expert advice on safe FLACS in patients with RKs

October 7, 2018
VIENNA — Performing femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery in eyes with radial keratotomies can be a challenge. At the European Society
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Latest-generation fluid-filled IOL shows good results in study

October 5, 2018
VIENNA — Six-month data from an ongoing study of the latest model of the FluidVision accommodating IOL from PowerVision show achievement of…
Meeting NewsVideoFrom OSN Europe

VIDEO: Specialist speaks about benefits, risks of high myopia treatment options

October 4, 2018
VIENNA — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting, Oliver Findl, MD, speaks about highly myopic eyes and the
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VIDEO: EDOF IOL using pinhole effect lessens ocular effects

October 3, 2018
VIENNA — Gerd Auffarth, MD, discusses at the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting how the IC-8 IOL from AcuFocus has…