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VIDEO: Refractive cataract surgeons need to better understand quality of vision over visual acuity

November 19, 2017

NEW ORLEANS ― At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Daniel H. Chang, MD, discusses the need for surgeons to better understand patients’ quality of vision to give their patients confidence while going through the neuroadaptation process after refractive cataract surgery.

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Plano may not be best refractive outcome for every patient

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, November 25, 2017
Uday Devgan, MD
There is a pride that we feel as surgeons when our patients can read the 20/20 line without glasses after surgery. Achieving true emmetropia for the lower-order…
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Newly developed biomechanical index can aid in diagnosis of keratoconus

November 11, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — A newly developed combined biomechanical index, named the Corvis Biomechanical Index, is highly sensitive and specific for separating healthy and…
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Patients report less pain, discomfort with epi-Bowman keratectomy

November 11, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — Epi-Bowman keratectomy can offer less pain and less discomfort during surface ablation, according to a speaker here. Developed by Yariv Bar-On of…
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Age-Related Changes in Corneal Astigmatism

Journal of Refractive Surgery, October 2017, Volume 33 Issue 10
To analyze the changes in corneal astigmatism as a function of age and develop a novel model to estimate corneal…
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CME

Cataract and Refractive 360 – Fundamentals, Techniques, and Technology: Volume 2, Number 2

This activity is supported by educational grants from Abbott Medical Optics, Inc.; Alcon Laboratories, Inc.; and Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc.

Successful cataract surgery involves a multifactorial process that relies on numerous interconnected assessment…
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Expert speaks about combining CXL and refractive surgery procedures

October 16, 2017
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