OCT 18, 2018
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.