Cataract Surgery

Good Data on Blue Light-Filtering IOLs Still Elusive

Trials assessing association with macular health and/or visual function need robust redesign for better comparison and reporting.
03/18/2019

Simulator Offers Patients Preoperative IOL Preview

A new technology offers a sample of life with multifocal lens implants.
03/11/2019

FDA Recalls Raindrop Inlay

Agency pulls all unused implants due to the risk of corneal haze.
03/08/2019

African-Americans at Elevated Risk for Post-cataract Uveitis

But it doesn’t seem to lead to worse visual outcomes, a new study finds.
03/07/2019

Factors in IOL Calcification ID’d

Hydrophilic acrylic materials and the use of intraocular gas were noted.
03/01/2019

Yes, Patient Education Videos Do Work

It’s an inexpensive, effective way to reduce anxiety and improve the overall experience.
02/28/2019

Are Pre-Cataract Surgery Risk Questionnaires Necessary?

Research says this history gathering method garners few results.
02/15/2019

Cataract Surgery Doesn’t Slow VF Loss in Glaucoma

Still, IOP parameters improved after extraction.
02/08/2019

IOL Delay Post PKP and Cataract Removal Effective

Study finds a two-step procedure protects the corneal graft’s endothelium.
01/24/2019

Cataract Surgery: Next-day Follow-up Not a Must

Skipping it could lead to significant healthcare savings without compromising patient safety.
01/03/2019

Upcoming Events

April 11-13, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—San Diego
Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
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April 13-14, 2019

16th Annual OCCRS Educational Symposium
Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt
Program Chair: David Friess, OD, FAAO
Up to 10 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
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May 17-19, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye CareNashville, TN
Location: Gaylord Opry Resort & Convention Center
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 18 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
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