accommodating IOL


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Noun1.accommodating IOL - a lens implant containing a hinge that allows for both near and far vision (thus mimicking the natural lens of a young person)
interocular lens implant, IOL, lens implant - a clear plastic lens that is implanted in the eye; usually done when the natural lens has been removed in a cataract operation
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He held the position of Vice President of Clinical and Medical Affairs for Bausch and Lomb, Surgical, where he gained FDA approvals for both the Glistening-free Envista Hydrophobic Acrylic IOL and PMA approval for the Trulign Toric Accommodating IOL.
Be able to recognise the impact a multifocal or accommodating IOL can have on subjective refraction and be able to manage accordingly (Group 7.
He also was the first to perform and has the longest experience with all-laser LASIK, laser cataract surgery and the accommodating IOL for presbyopia, the crystalens.
This is an unprecedented achievement, making it the first "true" accommodating IOL.
Khalid Mentak, stated, "This strategic partnership with HOYA will help us bring to market the first shape-changing accommodating IOL that closely mimics the mode of action of young crystalline lenses.
Table 7: Synchrony dual optic accommodating IOL - A Prospective Multicenter Clinical Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of the Synchrony Dual Optic Intraocular Lens in Patients Undergoing Cataract Extraction
Table 5: Synchrony dual optic accommodating IOL, Product Status 20
Our ability to raise capital from world-class investors in the current difficult economic climate is a testament to the significant market opportunity that exists for a next-generation accommodating IOL," Zadno added.
We look forward to continuing to work with physicians around the world to fully characterize the mechanism of accommodation and long-term performance characteristics of the Synchrony Accommodating IOL.
Synchrony remains the only accommodating IOL that has demonstrated true objective accommodation, with a mechanism of action that has been validated in multiple studies by multiple objective measures.
Visiogen's accommodating IOL, called Synchrony, is designed to deliver improved vision at all distances, potentially eliminating the need for glasses or contact lenses, reducing glare and nighttime halos, and improving contrast sensitivity.