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Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Avoid Diplopia-related Problems in Surgical Patients

Thorough pre-op binocular assessments can improve refractive and cataract outcomes.
March 27, 2019

Bandage Lenses Validated as Post-LASIK Treatment

Patients felt less discomfort and experienced reduced intense wound healing response.
February 22, 2019

Pigment Dispersion Syndrome Common in Patients Seeking LASIK

Check for this pathology before referring for refractive surgery, researchers suggest.
January 25, 2019

Think Femtosecond Laser for Astigmatism

It may not be a blockbuster success for cataract surgery, but it shines in corneal reshaping.
September 4, 2018

Early Phaco Shows Promising Results in Angle Closure

Study advocates prompt referral for surgery in patients with coexisting cataract.
August 14, 2018

Monovision A Good Option for Presbyopic Correction

New devices and techniques produce promising results.
June 25, 2018

No More Wasted Corneas

Researchers used a refractive surgery lenticule to improve visual acuity in another case.
June 13, 2018

LASIK Beats Contact Lenses in Key Areas

Surgery provides better night driving and overall satisfaction, researchers found.
May 29, 2018