AUG 01, 2012
Subspecialty Day 2011: Refractive Surgery
Cataract/Anterior Segment, Refractive Mgmt/Intervention
Dr. George Beiko compares outcomes from a series of accommodating lenses to determine whether any provides an advantage over nonaccommodating IOLs. Dr. Beiko's findings suggest that single-optic accommodating IOLs offer no
advantage for near vision. Dual-optic IOLs, such as the Synchrony, do seem to provide improved, full range of vision after bilateral implantation.