An angle-supported foldable phakic intraocular lens for correction of myopia: A five-year follow-up.

@article{Alio2017AnAF,
  title={An angle-supported foldable phakic intraocular lens for correction of myopia: A five-year follow-up.},
  author={Jorge L. Alio and Ana Bel{\'e}n Plaza-Puche and F Cavas and P Y{\'e}bana Rubio and Esperanza Sala},
  journal={Archivos de la Sociedad Espanola de Oftalmologia},
  year={2017},
  volume={92 1},
  pages={4-11}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy and safety of an angle-supported foldable phakic intraocular lens (pIOL) for the correction of moderate to high myopia after 5 years follow-up. METHODS Prospective and retrospective, observational, longitudinal, non-randomised consecutive series of cases conducted on a total of 100 eyes of 67 patients with moderate to high myopia implanted with an Acrysof Cachet pIOL (Alcon Laboratories Inc.) with the aim of minimising the refractive error. The ages ranged… CONTINUE READING