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Surface scattering in implanted hydrophobic intraocular lenses
Purpose: To describe surface scattering, a new phenomenon in polyacrylic intraocular lenses (IOLs), and discuss the possible cause of this finding. Setting: Showa University, Fujigaoka Hospital,Expand
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Two year clinical study of a soft acrylic intraocular lens
Purpose: To assess the efficacy and safety of a soft acrylic intraocular lens (IOL) in small incision cataract surgery. Methods: Sixty‐four eyes of 64 patients (mean age 71.0 ± 7.7 [SD] years) whoExpand
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Results of vitrectomy performed at the time of phacoemulsification complicated by intravitreal lens fragments
AIM To evaluate outcome of vitrectomy performed at the time of phacoemulsification complicated by intravitreal lens material. METHODS Clinical records associated with consecutive 8536Expand
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Comparative study of intraocular lens implantation through 3.2- and 5.5-mm incisions.
PURPOSE To prospectively and comprehensively compare the clinical results of two small-incision cataract surgery procedures, silicone intraocular lens (refractive index of 1.46) implantation throughExpand
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Effect of Decentration on the Optical Performance in Multifocal Intraocular Lenses
Aims: To evaluate the influence of decentration on optical performance in multifocal intraocular lenses (IOLs) using eye models. Methods: This study evaluated 4 types of multifocal IOLs (ReSTORExpand
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Clinical comparison of Healon5 and Healon in phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation: Randomized multicenter study
Purpose: To compare the overall clinical performance during phacoemulsification and intraocular lens (IOL) implantation, the effect on intraocular pressure (IOP), and the effect on cornealExpand
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In vitro assessment of the cytotoxicity of anti-allergic eye drops using 5 cultured corneal and conjunctival cell lines.
The aim of this study was to evaluate the cytotoxicity of anti-allergic eye drops for human corneal endothelial cells (HCEC) and commercially available ocular surface cells. A primary HCEC cultureExpand
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Surfactant induced glistenings: surface active ingredients in ophthalmic solutions may enhance water entry into the voids of implanted acrylic intraocular lenses.
PURPOSE To investigate the light scattering properties of acrylic intraocular lenses (IOLs) placed in eyes treated with diclofenac sodium (Diclod, Wakamoto, Japan) and betamethasone phosphateExpand
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Abnormally large placenta associated with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome.
A 37-year-old G1-P1 was diagnosed by ultrasonography at 26 weeks of gestation as having an abnormally large placenta with hemangiomas and a fetus associated with exomphalos. Placental protein 5Expand
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Cytotoxicity of ophthalmic solutions with and without preservatives to human corneal endothelial cells, epithelial cells and conjunctival epithelial cells
Purpose:  The cytotoxicity of a range of commercial ophthalmic solutions in the presence and absence of preservatives was assessed in human corneal endothelial cells (HCECs), corneal epithelia andExpand
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