The Use Eye Drops for Cataract Surgery
August 12, 2022
The Use Eye Drops for Cataract Surgery

Eye drops are specifically used to protect the eyes from infection, soothe itching, relieve redness and reduce the inflammation associated with the healing process.

The Surgical Management of Vitreous Opacities
August 08, 2022
The Surgical Management of Vitreous Opacities

Symptomatic vitreous opacities are increasingly recognized as a significant burden to patient well-being. There is growing interest in the use of vitrectomy or laser treatment to address these problems.

Posterior Capsular Opacification in Preschool- and School-Age Patients
August 05, 2022
Posterior Capsular Opacification in Preschool- and School-Age Patients

Despite substantial improvements in cataract surgery techniques and intraocular lenses (IOLs), posterior capsular opacification (PCO) continues to be the most frequent postoperative complication of pediatric cataract surgery.

Intraocular lens power calculation after radial keratotomy
August 03, 2022
Intraocular lens power calculation after radial keratotomy

The challenge of calculating the appropriate intraocular lens (IOL)power after previous refractive surgery such as radial keratotomy (RK)or laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) remained unresolved forthe past two decades.

Removing opioid prescriptions from cataract surgery
August 02, 2022
Removing opioid prescriptions from cataract surgery

Although the benefits of sustained-release dexamethasone go well beyond their eliminating need for opioid medications after cataract surgery, avoiding opioids is still a strong and important reason surgeons should consider embracing use of the insert.

The Effectiveness of low-concentration nitrous oxide anesthesia in cataract surgery
July 29, 2022
The Effectiveness of low-concentration nitrous oxide anesthesia in cataract surgery

Low-concentration N2O anesthesia may not cause respiratory depression, abnormal vital signs, or nausea in cataract surgery. It can suppress intraoperative anxiety and memory and decrease and stabilize vital signs.

The New Techniques for Managing the Dislocated Lens
July 27, 2022
The New Techniques for Managing the Dislocated Lens

Dislocated intraocular lens (IOL) is a rare, yet serious complication whereby the intraocular lens moves out of its normal position in the eye. IOL dislocation has been reported at a rate of 0.2% to 3%.

Endophthalmitis Risk Can Increase After Cataract Surgery
July 25, 2022
Endophthalmitis Risk Can Increase After Cataract Surgery

The risk factors for development of endophthalmitis after cataract surgery have been identified as complex cataract procedures, the performance of simultaneous vitreous procedures, a history of diabetic macular edema or proliferative diabetic retinopathy,

Cataract Surgery May Protect Against Dementia
July 25, 2022
Cataract Surgery May Protect Against Dementia

Research shows a link between vision loss and dementia. Recent research has noted a link between age-related macular degeneration, cataracts, or diabetes-related eye disease and dementia.

Association of Cataract Surgery With Risk of Diabetic Retinopathy
July 20, 2022
Association of Cataract Surgery With Risk of Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy can be broadly divided into two categories: background diabetic retinopathy and proliferative diabetic retinopathy. One of the key differentiating factors is the presence of harmful neovascularization.

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