Ophtec

Performing cataract surgery with phaco in patients with previous implantationsThis case study presents the results and advantages of phacoemulsification, which Dr Dieter W Klass and his team applied after previous implantation of an iris-fixated phakic IOL (pIOL) (Artisan, Ophtec) for the correction of high myopia without explantation of the pIOL.
Phakic IOLs address challenge of treating broad range of refractive errorsPhakic IOLs are viable alternatives for treating high refractive errors.
Phakic IOLs: Good benefit-to-risk ratioThe benefit-to-risk ratio of phakic IOLs is well balanced, according to one surgeon, who explained why phakic IOLs may be a good additional option for refractive surgery.