cataract surgery

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Noun1.cataract surgery - eye surgery that involves removing all or part of the lens and replacing it with an intraocular lens implant
eye operation, eye surgery - any surgical procedure involving the eyes
intracapsular surgery - cataract surgery in which the entire lens is removed
extracapsular surgery - cataract surgery in which only the front of the lens is removed; the back of the lens capsule remains intact and provides support for the lens implant
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Qualitative data on the perceived barriers to achieving higher cataract surgery numbers were obtained from surgeons and managers involved with planning of eye care services and provincial eye care co-ordinators by semi-structured in-depth telephone interviews.
In fact, cataract surgery returns the priceless gift of sight to millions of Americans every year.
July 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The New Jersey Eye Center Ambulatory Surgery Center, a premier eye care facility in Bergenfield NJ, has successfully performed 30,000 cataract surgeries to date and announced an increase patient demand for cataract surgery due to the raised expectations of post-surgical outcomes.
com/research/gpvh2v/femtosecond) has announced the addition of a new report "Global Femtosecond Lasers for Cataract Surgery Market Report 2013: Forecasts to 2018" to their offering.
com/research/4k4dvv/germany) has announced the addition of GlobalData's new report "Germany Ophthalmic Devices Market Outlook to 2018 - Vision Care, Intraocular Lens (IOL), Cataract Surgery Devices, Ophthalmic Diagnostic Equipment, Refractive Surgery Devices, Vitreo Retinal Surgery Devices and Others" to their offering.
AROUND 50% of Primary Care Trusts across England have restricted access to cataract surgery, with the majority of these failing to use adequate clinical evidence in doing so, NHS medical director, Sir Bruce Keogh, has told MPs.
Small incision cataract surgery (manual phaco), 2d ed.
Another question: should cataract surgery be performed on someone with NTG?
They are sometimes used after cataract surgery to treat a related condition.
The clinic specializes in cataract surgery, but the doctors also perform operations for inverted eyelids, glaucoma and to repair damaged corneas.
The Clinic has recently introduced LenSx -the first of its kind, completely bladeless Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery in the city of Mumbai.

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