TITLE

Add-on IOL an option for surgery for correcting ametropia in pseudophakic eyes

AUTHOR(S)
Bechtel, Bryan; Packard, Richard B.
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News Europe/Asia-Pacific Edition;Dec2008, Vol. 19 Issue 12, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the viability of add-on intraocular lens (IOL) as an alternative to surgical intervention for correcting unstable ametropia in pseudophakic eyes. At a presentation of his first clinical experience with the technology at the 2008 European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting, Detlef Holland revealed the study did not encounter intraoperative or post-operative complications. Although Holland expressed confidence in the new lens, he also warned that rotational stability was an issue.
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35376223

 

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