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The purpose of this study is to determine if measurements for cataract surgery are improved with use of additional lubrication with artificial tears. The research study is being done to optimize measurements and provide patients with the best visual outcomes after cataract surgery.
Weill Cornell Ophthalmology
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Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Published on BioPortfolio: 2020-01-23T12:48:52-0500
Clinicians commonly use artificial tears off label for treating contact lens (CL) discomfort and the dry eye associated with CLs because new artificial tear formulations have the potential...
The objective of the study is to compare the rate of tear evaporation, measured with a novel evaporimeter, before and for one hour after an eye drop containing nano-sized oil droplets has ...
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the clinical effectiveness and tolerability of SYSTANE® Complete in adult patients with dry eye disease. Fluorescein-stained tear film break-up ti...
To evaluate the physical effect of SYSTANE QID in people that have moderate to severe dry eyes and to establish doctor confidence to prescribe Systane.
To evaluate drop comfort, acceptability, preference and blue profile between two marketed artificial tears in both dry eyes and non-dry eye patient population.
Age-related cataract occurs when crystallin proteins in the lens partially unfold and subsequently aggregate. Physicians and traditional healers alike have been exploring pharmacologic cataract treatm...
In recent years, there has been an increase in the number of very old patients requiring a cataract operation. However, there is little information on the intraoperative complications and safety in th...
Astigmatism correction in cataract surgery is a common surgical challenge. Although there are numerous approaches to its treatment during cataract surgery, there remains a lack of consensus on what le...
The purpose of the study was to evaluate the surgical approach, outcome and safety of bilateral simultaneous cataract surgery (BS-Cat) compared with unilateral cataract surgery (US-Cat) and bilateral ...
Reduction of intraoperative complications in phacoemulsification cataract surgery.
Bacteria that can survive and grow in the complete, or nearly complete absence of oxygen.
Partial or complete opacity on or in the lens or capsule of one or both eyes, impairing vision or causing blindness. The many kinds of cataract are classified by their morphology (size, shape, location) or etiology (cause and time of occurrence). (Dorland, 27th ed)
The removal of a cataractous CRYSTALLINE LENS from the eye.
Presence of an intraocular lens after cataract extraction.
Absence of the crystalline lens resulting from cataract extraction.
Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine that is devoted to the study and treatment of eye diseases. As well as mild visual defects correctable by lenses, ophthalmology is concerned with glaucoma, uveitis and other serious conditions affecting the eye, ...
Surgery is a technology consisting of a physical intervention on tissues. All forms of surgery are considered invasive procedures; so-called "noninvasive surgery" usually refers to an excision that does not penetrate the structure being exci...