intraocular lens

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Noun1.intraocular lens - an artificial lens that is implanted into the eye of someone to replace a damaged natural lens or someone who has had a cataract removed
lens, lens system, lense - a transparent optical device used to converge or diverge transmitted light and to form images
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The performance of an intraocular lens is determined by several factors such as the surgical technique, surgical complications, intraocular lens biomaterial and design, and host reaction to the lens.
The Juvene accommodating intraocular lens is designed with the potential to permanently restore clear and continuous vision at all distances for patients with cataracts and presbyopia.
An intraocular lens (IOL) is a lens implanted in the eye used to rehabilitate the vision after cataract surgery.
The introduction of contact and intraocular lens to patients has conventionally been focused on treating vision impairment.
Surgical outcomes of primary foldable intraocular lens implantation in children: Understanding posterior opacification and the absence of glaucoma.
Ophthalmologists from Europe, the US, and Egypt discuss competing femtosecond laser technologies for cataract surgery, the steps and other aspects of the surgery, ocular pharmacology, femtosecond laser-assisted capsulotomy, the mechanical behavior of capsulotomy performed with femtosecond laser, intraocular lens calculation results and refractive outcomes, corneal changes after surgery in comparison to conventional cataract surgery, corneal wounds and their effects on surgically induced astigmatism, effects on the macula, complications, effects on the development of the posterior capsule opacification, the Verion Image Guided System, and flap creation.
com/research/wzg5zs/netherlands) has announced the addition of GlobalData's new report "Netherlands 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.
It provides real-time eye tracking, automatic registration of ocular imaging and intraocular lens positioning and alignment guidance.
AROUND 40 people gathered to celebrate the life and achievements of Sir Harold Ridley, pioneer of the intraocular lens, in Kibworth Harcourt, Leicestershire, earlier this month.
8 months) randomly assigned to receive either an intraocular lens or contact lens after cataract surgery.