Topical antibiotics after routine cataract surgeryThursday, June 13, 2019
Topical antibiotics are not necessary following routine cataract surgery and should not be systemically prescribed, according to the results of a large-scale study in the United Kingdom.
Improving Outcomes With Refractive IOLs: Treatment Planning & Postoperative ManagementSaturday, June 1, 2019
In this supplement, published by EuroTimes in association with the ESCRS Education Forum, we learn about how to improve outcomes with refractive IOLs, with careful preoperative planning and postoperative management. The supplement includes articles by Rudy Nuijts, the Netherlands; Béatrice Cochener-Lamard, France; Filomena Ribeiro, Portugal; Thomas Kohnen, Germany; Francesco Carones, Italy; Oliver Findl, Austria; and Sathish […]
Renewed commitmentSaturday, June 1, 2019
Renowned cataract surgery researcher, teacher and clinician Nick Mamalis MD took over as president of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery from Thomas W Samuelson MD at the 2019 ASCRS ASOA Annual Meeting in San Diego, USA.
Management of co-existing cataract and glaucomaSaturday, June 1, 2019
Cataract and glaucoma may co-exist in the same patient and management depends on various factors, aims being effective IOP control and safety.
Phakic IOL updateSaturday, June 1, 2019
Iris-fixated and sulcus-fixated phakic intraocular lenses can provide high ametropes with corrections beyond the range of corneal refractive procedures
PHACO vs FLACSSaturday, June 1, 2019
FLACS is newer than phaco, but is it better?
Unresolved issue of blade vs laserSaturday, June 1, 2019
Clinical benefit of femtosecond laser in flap creation remains unclear
Cataract surgery in 3DSaturday, June 1, 2019
Cataract procedures performed using the TrueVision® three-dimensional display system are as safe and efficient as procedures carried out with conventional binocular surgical microscopes
SMILE complicationsSaturday, June 1, 2019
With more than one million small-incision lenticule extraction (SMILE®) refractive procedures performed worldwide, a profile of the most common complications has emerged.
Trifocal vs EDOF debateSaturday, June 1, 2019
Greek ophthalmologists debated the relative advantages of trifocal and extended depth of focus intraocular lenses (IOLs) at the 23rd ESCRS Winter Meeting in Athens, Greece.