TOP 10 EUROTIMES STORIES OF 2019
As 2019 draws to a close here is a look back at the 10 most popular stories from the EuroTimes website this year.
Thanks to all of the ophthalmologists who contributed to these great stories in ESCRS EuroTimes and to the EuroTimes editors, designers, writers and web managers who put so much work into our website, magazine and social media.
We’re really looking forward to 2020 when we look forward once again to offering our readers a unique outlook on the world of ophthalmology.
NEW INTRAOCULAR LENSES
In today’s increasingly demanding world, the perfect cataract surgery needs to be complemented by a suitable IOL.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT NEW TREATMENTS FOR KERATOCONUS
As opposed to standard Dresden protocol, accelerated CXL delivers a higher irradiance for a shorter period, keeping total energy constant.
EVERYTHING YOU EVER WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT EDOF IOLS
EDOF IOLs have become a popular choice because of better intermediate vision with less light scatter than monofocals, smaller haloes and glare than multifocals while working unlike accommodative IOLs.
A continuous, perfectly circular, sized and centred rhexis is the all-desirable step in phacoemulsification
J&J VISION ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF TECNIS SYNERGY IOL
TECNIS Synergy™ IOL creates a new standard in presbyopia-correcting IOL technology, allowing patients to experience continuous high-contrast vision from far through near, even in low-light conditions,”
SMILE has a rate of complications similar to that of LASIK, and when complications occur they are generally resolved with a good visual outcome for the patient.
COMPLICATIONS OF CATARACT SURGERY
There are ways of avoiding corneal wound burn and corneal incisional contracture.
OPTIC NERVE REGENERATION
Improved prospects for vision-restoring optic nerve regeneration in eyes with glaucoma
SMILE V FEMTO-LASIK
New, less invasive technology faces off against proven results, greater versatility
EDOF AND TRIFOCAL LENSES
Multifocal IOLs offer greater choice for patients