Birth centenary of Sir Harold Ridley (10th July 1906 - 25th May 2001)

Basak, Samar K.
September 2006
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Sep2006, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p219
Academic Journal
The article pays tribute to Sir Nicholas Lloyd Harold Ridley, inventor of the IOL.


Related Articles

  • Functional Vision in Cataract Patients: New IOL Technology and Surgical Techniques. Packer, Mark; Fine, I. Howard; Hoffman, Richard S. // Review of Ophthalmology;Apr2003 Supplement, Vol. 10, p45 

    Presents a continuing medical education activity related to intraocular lens technology and surgical techniques for cataract patients. Functional vision in cataract patients; Aging's effect on contrast sensitivity; Pseudophakic correction of spherical aberration; Surgical considerations. ...

  • Lens and Cataract Surgery.  // Current Medical Literature: Ophthalmology;2003, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p40 

    Presents abstracts of studies about lens and cataract surgery. 'Management of the Small Pupil for Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery,' by R.M. Kershner; 'Partial Coherence Laser Inferometry vs Conventional Ultrasound Biometry in Intraocular Lens Power Calculations,' by M.S. Rajan, I. Keilhorn, J.A....

  • Role of aberrometry may reduce refractive 'surprises'. Dalton, Michelle // Ophthalmology Times;Feb2015, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p10 

    The article focuses on the use of intraoperative aberrometry in patients anticipating superior refractive outcomes with cataract surgery. Topics covered include the technology's ability to take into account the effect of posterior corneal astigmatism, the drop in the mean preoperative...

  • Disorders of the blood-aqueous barrier after phacoemulsification in diabetic patients. Liu, Y.; Luo, L.; He, M.; Liu, X. // Eye;Sep2004, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p900 

    Purpose To evaluate the function of the blood-aqueous barrier after phacoemulsification with implantation of a foldable intraocular lens (IOL) in diabetic patients. Methods All patients were enrolled from those scheduled for phacoemulsification with intraocular lens implantation in Zhonsshan...

  • IOL shows good results over time. Krader, Cheryl Guttman // Ophthalmology Times;7/1/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 13, p20 

    The article reports on a prospective study conducted by ophthalmologist Ivan Ossma that examines the safety and efficacy of dual-optic accommodating intraocular lens (IOL) as a feasible option for presbyopic correction after cataract surgery in the U.S. A series of 46 eyes were prospectively...

  • New IOLs help meet patients' increasing goals. Guttman, Cheryl // Ophthalmology Times;3/1/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p26 

    The article presents the author's perspective on the efficiency of the improved skills and expanded repertoire of intraocular lenses (IOL) technology for cataract surgery. This technological innovation addresses burgeoning patient expectations and help cataract surgeons meet their goals. With...

  • Internal spherical aberration by ray tracing-type aberrometry in multifocal pseudophakic eyes. Jun, I; Choi, Y J; Kim, E K; Seo, K Y; Kim, T-i // Eye;Sep2012, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p1243 

    PurposeTo demonstrate the results of the ray tracing-type aberrometer in measuring spherical aberration (SA) in pseudophakic eyes with monofocal intraocular lens (IOL), aspheric monofocal IOL, or aspheric diffractive multifocal IOL.MethodsTotal, corneal, and internal SA were measured using...

  • AT ISSUE: Prevention and treatment of PCO. Alió, Jorge L. // Ocular Surgery News Europe;Mar2011, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p14 

    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...

  • Significant Improvement in Dynamic Visual Acuity after Cataract Surgery: A Promising Potential Parameter for Functional Vision. Ao, Mingxin; Li, Xuemin; Huang, Chen; Hou, Zhiqiang; Qiu, Weiqiang; Wang, Wei // PLoS ONE;Dec2014, Vol. 9 Issue 12, p1 

    Purpose: Dynamic visual acuity (DVA) is a relatively independent parameter for evaluating the ability to distinguish details of a moving target. The present study has been designed to discuss the extent to which age-related cataract impacts DVA in elderly individuals and to determine whether it...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics