TITLE

AT ISSUE: Prevention and treatment of PCO

AUTHOR(S)
Alió, Jorge L.
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News Europe;Mar2011, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the views of ophthalmology experts on the prevention and treatment of posterior capsule opacification (PCO) in cataract surgery. Jorge L. Alió uses square-edged intraocular lenses (IOL) and cleans the capsular bag as much as possible during the surgery. Michael Amon proposes a surgical option and the appropriate choice of intraocular lens. Alessandro Galan treats the complication with Nd: YAG laser capsulotomy.
ACCESSION #
65034124

 

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