Cataracts and Cataract Surgery: Types, Risk Factors and Treatment Options


Didier Navarro (Editor)

Series: Eye and Vision Research Developments
BISAC: MED064000

This book discusses the types, risk factors, treatment options and potential complications of cataracts and cataract surgery. Topics include the clinical techniques used to assess the visual and optical performance of intraocular lenses; the epidemiology and morphology of cataracts; a practical guide to the management of intraoperative floppy iris syndrome (IFIS); a comparison of safety and visual improvement of phacoemulsification with sutureless single-port 25-gauge vitrectomy versus phacoemulsification alone for eyes with extremely shallow anterior chamber; teaching and learning cataract surgery; and phacolytic glaucoma. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical )

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Clinical Techniques to Assess the Visual and Optical Performance of Intraocular Lenses: A Review
(Amit Navin Jinabhai, Graeme Young, Lee Anthony Hall, James Stuart Wolffsohn, Ophthalmic Research Group, School of Life and Health Sciences, Aston University, Birmingham, UK, and others)

Cataracts: Epidemiology, Morphology, Types and Risk Factors
(Dieudonne Kaimbo Wa Kaimbo, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo)

A Practical Guide to the Management of Intraoperative Floppy Iris Syndrome (IFIS)
(Allan Storr-Paulsen, Koge Eye Clinic, Koge, Denmark)

A Comparison of Safety and Visual Improvement of Phacoemulsification with Sutureless Single-Port 25-Gauge Vitrectomy versus Phacoemulsification Alone for Eyes with Extremely Shallow Anterior Chambers
(Hiroshi Kobayashi, Department of Ophthalmology, Kanmon Medical Center, Shimonoseki, Japan)

Teaching and Learning Cataract Surgery
(Sandra M. Johnson, Eric Areiter, University of Virginia, Department of Ophthalmology, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA, and others)

Phacolytic Glaucoma
(Kayoung Yi, Teresa C. Chen, Department of Ophthalmology, Kangnam Sacred Heart Hospital, College of Medicine, Hallym University, Seoul, Korea, and others)


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