By Hiroyuki Matsushima, MD; Mayumi Nagata, MD; Yoko Katsuki, MD; Koichiro Mukai, MD; Soichiro Motono, MD and Tadashi Senoo, MD
    Video Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
    Cataract/Anterior Segment, Complications, New Technology & Instruments

    Dr. Hiroyuki Matsushima and colleagues propose a solution for overcoming posterior capsule opacification (PCO). The authors treat the IOL surface with UV/ozone to increase cellular and tissue adhesion. They present 3-year data showing how the method can help prevent PCO.

    Relevant Financial Disclosures: The authors developed this technique in collaboration with Hoya Surgical Optics.