By Sheraz M. Daya, MD, FACP, FACS, FRCS(Ed), Chief Medical Editor
CATARACT: MINI FOCUS
Chopping with the Signature platform requires minimal ultrasound.
By I. Howard Fine, MD; Richard S. Hoffman, MD; and Mark Packer, MD, FACS
Platform provides a stable anterior chamber even with high vacuum and flow settings.
By Florian Sutter, MD
This technique uses minimal energy to fracture the nucleus.
By Ramón Lorente Moore, MD, PHD; and Victoria DE Rojas Silva, MD, PHD
Microincision technology reduces the risks associated with surge and high aspiration settings.
By Roberto Bellucci, MD; and Simonetta Morselli, MD
CATARACT SURGERY: INDUSTRY INTERVIEW
New management structure for an established name in European ophthalmology.
CATARACT SURGERY: FEATURE STORY
The Sulcoflex may be explanted or exchanged when the child’s refraction changes.
By Michael Amon, MD
The lens features a near-vision add segment rather than a symmetric optic design.
By Gerd U. Auffarth, MD
REFRACTIVE SURGERY: FEATURE STORY
Special considerations are needed when correcting residual refractive errors in this population.
By Orkunn MUFTUOGLU, MD
Implanting a multifocal IOL in the nondominant eye results in good vision at all distances for plano presbyopes.
By Baha Toygar, MD
Encouraging clinical and visual results are widening their indications for use.
By Francesc Duch, MD
Surgeons should view these procedures as complementary.
By Roberto Pinelli, MD
Strict inclusion criteria for implantation must be applied.
By Muriel Doors, MD; and Rudy M.M.A. Nuijts, MD, PHD
What is the best lens?
By Jose L. Güell, MD; and Roberto Zaldivar, MD
Posterior chamber phakic IOLs can be used in patients with stable keratoconus and other indications beyond myopia and myopic astigmatism.
By Alaa El Danasoury, MD, FRCS
Good results depend on proper patient evaluation and a good surgical technique.
By Tova Lifshitz, MD; and Jaime Levy, MD
Surgical experience with a phakic angle-supported IOL.
By Antonio Toso, MD; and Simonetta Morselli, MD
The recent clinical trial for FDA approval indicated good predictability with this lens.
By José F. Alfonso, MD, PHD
Eucomed promotes a culture of integrity and ethical business practices across the health care sector.
By John Wilkinson and Aline Lautenberg
A preview of today's new products
Mr. Rosen is Immediate Past President of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS). He is also a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at the Oxford Eye Hospital / University of Oxford, United Kingdom.