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.
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No one technique fits all for presbyopia

September 27, 2018
VIENNA — Physicians have made many attempts in multiple directions over the years, but presbyopia is still a challenge. “We have not been…
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VIDEO: Femto with multi-burst phaco produces better UCVA at 1 day postop

September 27, 2018
VIENNA — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting, Mitchell A. Jackson, MD, discusses the results of a study…
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New sinusoidal optic trifocal lens provides smooth, continuous vision

September 27, 2018
VIENNA — A novel trifocal lens with a sinusoidal surface profile provides smooth, continuous vision, minimizing glare and halos, according to…
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VIDEO: US ICL approval expands options for refractive surgeons

September 26, 2018
VIENNA — Jason Brinton, MD, discusses the impact that the recent approval of the Visian ICL (STAAR Surgical) is having on refractive surgery…
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VIDEO: LIKE procedure shows early promise for hyperopia correction

September 26, 2018
VIENNA — Theo Seiler, MD, discusses early results for hyperopia correction with the LIKE procedure, which stands for lamellar intrastromal…
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Definitions needed for EDOF IOLs, related visual disturbances

September 26, 2018
VIENNA — A clearer definition of what extended depth of focus lenses are or should be is needed because currently, within a broad and not…
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Dry eye related to smartphone addiction in university students

September 26, 2018
VIENNA — A high prevalence of smartphone addiction and related dry eye disease was found among undergraduate students at the Li Ka Shing…
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VIDEO: Avedro advances cross-linking approaches, efficacy

September 24, 2018
VIENNA — Rajesh K. Rajpal, MD, chief medical officer of Avedro, gives an update at the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons…
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Johnson & Johnson Vision focused on lifetime of eye care

October 26, 2017
During the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting in Lisbon, Portugal, Ocular Surgery News spoke with Thomas G
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VIDEO: Two new products launched by Johnson & Johnson Vision at ESCRS

October 24, 2017
LISBON, Portugal — In this video, Thomas G. Frinzi, worldwide president, surgical, Johnson & Johnson Vision, talks about two new products