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Multifocal Intraocular Lens Exchange: Case Studies

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Title:  Multifocal Intraocular Lens Exchange: Case Studies
Author:  Shaheen Kavoussi
Date:  2010
Keywords/Main Subjects: Multifocal IOL; IOL exchange; Dysphotopsia; ReStor; ReZoom; Presbyopia; Patient expectations
Secondary CORE Category:  Clinical Optics / Intraocular Lenses / Multifocal Intraocular Lenses
Third Core Category: Refractive Surgery / Accomodative and Nonaccomodative Treatment of Presbyopia
Diagnosis: Multifocal IOL exchange
Brief Description: This is a clinical research presentation reviewing the types of multifocal lenses and the complications and indications for intraocular lens (IOL) exchange with multifocal IOLS. This study presents the demographics of patients who had originally had multifocal IOLs and had subsequent IOL removal. Surgical photos of IOL removal is shown. A discussion of multiple patient types is shown for who would and would not be a good candidate for multifocal IOLs.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_14815
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