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Prediction errors of formulas in optical biometers

This study was conducted retrospectively in a private practice setting. Nine formulas were compared for prediction error (postoperative spherical equivalent (SE) minus, predicted SE calculated by each formula), using two optical biometers (Lenstar – optical low coherence reflectometry (OLCR) and...

The importance of ‘hands-on’ learning

Providing ongoing professional education and development for the allied professions out of the clinic or hospital setting is often quite challenging. The reorganisation of rotas, heavy clinic lists and financial constraints all add up to making the opportunity to learn...

Retinal ganglion cell loss in diabetes and diabetic retinopathy

The aim of this observational case control study was to evaluate the association of diabetes and diabetic retinopathy (DR) with retinal ganglion cell loss. Cases were Chinese patients with type 2 diabetes with and without DR, aged 40-80 years. Eligible...

End stage glaucoma management

A 48-year-old female has had multiple drug treatment for glaucoma and is still losing field of vision. How do you manage this over time? This patient is at high-risk for going blind and should be managed aggressively to protect remaining...

Anterior capsular tears complicating phacoemulsification surgery

This is a retrospective, interventional case series, assessing the occurrence of anterior capsular tears in phacoemulsification surgery, its effect on outcomes and further complications. Despite being a well recognised complication of phacoemulsification surgery the authors felt that there is a...

Clinical evaluation of a multifocal aspheric diffractive intraocular lens

This is a multi-centre prospective study involving five different centres in Europe including 52 patients with cataract. The average age was 68.5±10.5 years, 35 females were bilateral implanted with aspheric diffractive multifocal lens implantation of the Tecnis 1-Piece multifocal intraocular...

Medicel launches first 2-in-1 lens injection system

Medicel, a leading producer of lens injection systems for the medical sector, has launched the world’s first 100% 2-in-1 lens injector, the ACCUJECT DUAL. The new injector enables surgeons to operate either in push or screw mode, allowing more...

Haag-Streit Academy to run FREE live Basic and Advanced ‘Improving Outcomes’ Biometry Webinars

The Haag-Streit Academy will be hosting FREE Basic and Advanced ‘Improving Outcomes’ biometry webinars on 10 and 17 December 2020.

Duckworth & Kent continues to innovate

We are pleased to announce the arrival of our latest squeeze-handle microincision instrument: the 1-695 IOL scissors, designed to cut Acrylic IOL implants and priced competitively at £550.

HS-UK announce the launch of the Eyestar 900 Eye Analyser in the UK

Haag-Streit UK is pleased to announce the launch of the Eyestar 900 swept-source OCT-based eye analyser in the UK.

Eyemate, Big Keys, SeeColors and Lastpass

In this article we are covering four topics, ranging from a service to improve television for the color blind, to an intraocular implant that is now available to measure IOP. SeeColors Samsung have released a new app called SeeColors. The...

Quality of life concerns after uveal melanoma diagnosis

The authors sought to investigate factors associated with Quality Of Life (QOL) after initial diagnosis of uveal melanoma (UM) using prospectively collected data between September 2011-May 2016. They included 201 participants referred for radiotherapy after UM diagnosis by an ophthalmic...