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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Enhanced depth of focus toric IOL shows rotational stability, high patient satisfaction

October 11, 2017
LISBON, Portugal ― At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting here, Kjell Gunnar Gunderson, MD, discusses his study results…
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New hydrophobic IOL improves on monofocal technology

October 10, 2017
LISBON, Portugal — The new Clareon monofocal IOL was launched by Alcon during the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting…
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PRK yields good results as enhancement after SMILE

October 10, 2017
LISBON, Portugal — PRK enhancement after small incision lenticule extraction yields good results, according to a study presented here…
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Visualization crucial for LASIK enhancement after SMILE

October 10, 2017
LISBON, Portugal — LASIK enhancement after small incision lenticule extraction can be a safe and effective procedure, but visualizing the…
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Aspheric aberration-correcting IOL leads to enhanced visual acuity, depth of focus, contrast sensitivity

October 9, 2017
LISBON, Portugal — Implantation of a new aspheric IOL that allows individual correction of corneal spherical aberration showed superior results…
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ESCRS Binkhorst Medal Lecture focuses on challenges of small-pupil cataract surgery

October 9, 2017
LISBON, Portugal — A small pupil, often an indicator of various systemic and/or local comorbidities, is a big problem in cataract surgery…
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Glistening-free hydrophobic IOL performs well in study

October 9, 2017
LISBON, Portugal — The new hydrophobic trifocal PhysIOL from FineVision provides the same outcomes of the previous hydrophilic model with the…
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ESCRS fosters education, curricula and international exchange

October 9, 2017
LISBON, Portugal — Fostering education, harmonization of curricula and international exchange is part of the mission of the European Society of…
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VIDEO: Micropulse cyclophotocoagulation a safe alternative to incisional glaucoma procedures

October 8, 2017
LISBON, Portugal — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting here, Marc Töteberg-Harms, MD, discusses his…
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ESCRS promotes European registry for corneal transplantation

October 8, 2017
LISBON, Portugal — A new European Cornea and Cell Transplantation Registry, co-funded by the EU Health Program and the ESCRS, has been set with…