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On posterior capsule opacification


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Title: On posterior capsule opacification
Authors: Sundelin, Karin 1960-
Issue Date: 2005
University: Göteborgs universitet/University of Gothenburg
Institution: Institute of Clinical Neurosciences
Institutionen för klinisk neurovetenskap
Date of Defence: 2005-12-08
Disputation: Psykiatriska klinikens aula, Hus V, Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset/Mölndal, kl. 13.00
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: posterior capsule opacification
quantification
capsulotomy
benefit
intraocular
lens
optic design
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Evaluation of Posterior Capsule Opacification
Abstract: AimsPosterior capsule opacification (PCO) is the most common complication after cataractsurgery. The aim of this study was to increase our knowledge about PCO regardingquantification, treatment effects and how different designs of intraocular lenses(IOLs) influence occurrence.MethodsTo evaluate performed capsulotomy as a measurement of PCO a random sample ofcataract patients who had surgery in 1991 was studied 5 years after their surgery. Tofurther study quantification of PCO visual acuity, morp... more
ISBN: 91-628-6663-X
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/16695
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