Biomaterials for the Manufacture of IOLs and Related Complications
Title: Biomaterials for the Manufacture of IOLs and Related Complications
Author: Liliana Werner, MD, PhD, Moran Eye Center, University of Utah
Keywords/Main Subjects: IOL; materials; intraocular lens; acrylic; silicone; PMMA; rigid; foldable; hydrophilic; hydrophobic; calcification; toxic anterior segment syndrome; TASS; glistenings; snowflake degeneration
Brief Description: A discussion of the available types of biomaterials used to make intraocular lenses, and potential complications related to the biomaterials.
Series: Moran Eye Center Resident Lectures