TITLE

Five-step process may help with toric lens alignment

AUTHOR(S)
Bechtel, Bryan
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News;7/10/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 13, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the alignment of toric lenses using a five-step process explained by Terry Kim at the Kiawah Eye meeting held in Kiawah Island, South Carolina from May 28 to 31, 2009. Kim details how he was able to place the lenses on the intended axis with viscoelastic buoying the lenses from behind. The viscoelastic was removed fro the behind the lens using an irrigation and aspiration tip.
ACCESSION #
42515424

 

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