By Khiun F. Tjia, MD
Studies suggest this procedure halts progression of ectasia and may reverse the process.
By Maria A. Woodward, MD
Same-day simultaneous treatment stabilizes ectasia and enhances visual rehabilitation.
By A. John Kanellopoulos, MD
The possible causes of keratitis after corneal collagen crosslinking in four patients are examined.
By Jerome C. Vryghem, MD; and Carina Koppen, MD
For most patients, optimal results are achieved by 4 to 6 weeks after implantation.
By Mark Tomalla, MD
David Muller, PhD, started Summit Technology in the 1980s and brought the excimer laser to ophthalmology. A quarter century later, he is shaking things up again with a new company, Avedro.
Individualized refraction correction increases the chance for spectacle independence with premium IOLs; however, there is no absolute guarantee.
By Tanja M. Rabsilber, MD; and Gerd U. Auffarth, MD
For every patient, there is an ideal IOL; it is the surgeon’s responsibility to discover it.
By Antonia Toso, MD; and Simponetta Morselli, MD
The extra steps needed are worth the effort.
By John F. Doane, MD; and James A. Denning
Offering these lenses may encourage more word-of-mouth referrals.
By Bernard Heintz, MD
The shift to refractive cataract surgery is inevitable for all surgeons.
By Khiun F. TJia, MD
Astigmatism correction at the time of surgery enhances distance UCVA.
By Nienke Visser, MD; Noel J.C. Bauer, MD, PHD; and Rudy M.M.A. Nuijts, MD, PHD
In patients with astigmatism fitted with a premium lens, LRIs can enhance the postop outcome.
By Bartlomiej J. Kaluzny, MD
Create realistic expectations to achieve the most satisfying outcomes.
By Arthur B. Cummings, MB CHB, FCS(SA), MMED(OPHTH), FRCS(ED); and Pavel Stodulka, MD, PHD
Learn how to control patient flow.
By Stefanie Schmickler, MD
Today, objective criteria are more important than subjective criteria.
By Leonardo Akaishi, MD; Marcio Nutels, MD; and Newton Andrade JR, MD
After preoperative examinations, this refractive coordinator’s responsibilities include counseling the patient.
By Resi Pauwels
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Dr. Spivey is President of the International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) and Honorary President of the World Ophthalmology Congress (WOC).