TITLE

Regarding the paper: Hydroview lens implant calcification—186 exchanges at a district general hospital, by P Syam et al

AUTHOR(S)
Tetz, M.; Werner, L.
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Eye;Mar2008, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p323
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the study which discusses an experience at a district hospital with 174 consecutive intraocular lenses (IOL) exchanges because of calcification of the Hydroview lens from Bausch & Lamb Inc. The author mentions the first calcified exchange in 2002, with the onset of symptoms due to the calcification after 260 weeks from implantation. Furthermore, the author commented on the results of the research and gave some suggestions related to postoperative complications.
ACCESSION #
31255883

 

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