TITLE

Early study results show no visual benefit for IOL implantation after congenital cataract removal

AUTHOR(S)
Bechtel, Bryan
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News;8/10/2010, Vol. 28 Issue 15, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research which compared contact lens with intraocular lens correction of monocular aphakia during infancy. It references the study "A Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Contact Lens With Intraocular Lens Correction of Monocular Aphakia During Infancy: Grating Acuity and Adverse Events at Age 1 Year," by the Infant Aphakia Treatment Study Group, published in the May 10, 2010 issue of "Archives of Ophthalmology." The randomized clinical trial involved patients with unilateral congenital cataract.
ACCESSION #
52543742

 

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