Results of hydrophilic acrylic, hydrophobic acrylic, and silicone intraocular lenses in uveitic eyes with cataract: comparison to a control group.

@article{AbelaFormanek2002ResultsOH,
  title={Results of hydrophilic acrylic, hydrophobic acrylic, and silicone intraocular lenses in uveitic eyes with cataract: comparison to a control group.},
  author={Claudette Abela-Formanek and Michael Amon and Joerg Schauersberger and Andreas Krűger and Johannes Nepp and Gebtraud Schild},
  journal={Journal of cataract and refractive surgery},
  year={2002},
  volume={28 7},
  pages={1141-52}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the uveal and capsular biocompatibility of hydrophilic acrylic, hydrophobic acrylic, and silicone intraocular lenses (IOLs) in eyes with uveitis. SETTING Department of Ophthalmology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. METHODS This prospective study comprised 72 eyes with uveitis and 68 control eyes having phacoemulsification and IOL implantation by 1 surgeon. Patients received 1 of the following IOLs: foldable hydrophilic acrylic (Hydroview, Bausch & Lomb… CONTINUE READING

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