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Iridex family of ophthalmic lasers

Iridex offer a range of 810nm infrared, 577nm true yellow and 532nm green lasers to perform gentler MicroPulse™ laser therapy for the treatment of eye disease, including age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma. A selection of delivery devices are...

AMARIS Excimer Lasers

Patient expectations are constantly increasing with regard to outcomes in refractive surgery. With the shortest treatment times and unbelievable results, you have the upper hand. This is where the Schwind family of AMARIS laser systems sets a new standard, delivering...

Effect of laser wavelength on delivering effective burns through opaque lens using pattern scan laser

Panretinal photocoagulation (PRP) has been used in the treatment of various retinal disorders for many decades. Conventional single-spot lasers take quite some time to do with significantly higher pain, anxiety and photophobia when compared to the pattern scan laser (PSL)....

Haag-Streit UK announces the launch of the MR Q Combo laser system in the UK

Haag-Streit UK is pleased to announce the launch of the MR Q Combo in the UK.

HS-UK announces the launch of the MR Q and MR Q supine YAG laser systems in the UK

Haag-Streit UK (HS-UK), is pleased to announce the launch of the Meridian MR Q and MR Q supine YAG lasers in the UK.

Burning vision: vision loss from misuse of ‘toy’ laser pens in children

A case series of five children with macular burns due to the misuse of novelty laser products, purchased online or abroad, was undertaken at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital and The Children’s Hospital, Sheffield [1]. All patients were from the Sheffield...

Insights in resistant diabetic macular oedema

This article gives a bird’s eye review of the different modalities for the treatment of diabetic macular oedema (DME). The debut of anti-VEGFs has brought a paradigm shift in DME management. This treatment has now become a major breakthrough in...

Laser pointer maculopathy

The objective of this study was to describe the potential clinical presentations of retinal pathology resulting from exposure to laser pointers. The study included eight eyes of seven patients. Mean age was 18.7 years (12-36). Most were accidental self-inflicted while...

Laser corneal refractive procedures – a review

Evolution of refractive surgery stays true to the quote of Theodore Roosevelt: “The more you know about the past, the better prepared you are for the future.” Refractive surgery is an evolving field, which thanks modern technologies for refining ideas...

Nanosecond laser cataract surgery

The authors review the evidence for nanosecond laser cataract surgery: is this the future? Cataract is a leading cause of visual impairment worldwide, and cataract surgery is one of the most successful and cost-effective healthcare interventions, with a great impact...

More than six million treatments with AMARIS

The SCHWIND AMARIS product family proves to be a constant model for success in corneal surgery and continues to be in high demand worldwide. Around 1,200 AMARIS eximer lasers have been installed in 100 countries so far. Whether in Africa, Asia, Australia and Oceania, Europe, North or South America: SCHWIND users have...