Effect of intraocular lens and anterior capsule opening type on posterior capsule opacification.

@article{Birinci1999EffectOI,
  title={Effect of intraocular lens and anterior capsule opening type on posterior capsule opacification.},
  author={Hakki Birinci and Sebuh Kuruoğlu and Ihsan Oge and F Oge and Ebru Tanı Acar},
  journal={Journal of cataract and refractive surgery},
  year={1999},
  volume={25 8},
  pages={1140-6}
}
PURPOSE To determine the effect of intraocular lens (IOL) type and anterior capsulectomy technique on the incidence of posterior capsule opacification. SETTING Department of Ophthalmology, Medical Faculty, University of Ondokuz Mayis, Samsun, Turkey. METHODS Three hundred two eyes of 294 patients were examined retrospectively after IOL implantation in the capsular bag performed between February 1991 and November 1996. Patients were divided into 3 groups according to IOL type: poly(methyl… CONTINUE READING