TITLE

Anterior segment OCT can be used to evaluate IOL tilt

AUTHOR(S)
Kumar, Dhivya Ashok; Agarwal, Amar
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News Europe;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses an observational case study of using high speed anterior segment optical coherence tomography (OCT) to evaluate intraocular lens (IOL) tilt. It cites the importance of accurate positioning of an IOL in the capsular bag to the prevention of postoperative IOL tilt and astigmatism. The study involved 123 eyes of 92 patients with uneventful phacoemulsification. The high resolution of OCT is one of its advantages over ultrasound biomicroscopy.
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65030928

 

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