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30 agosto, 2016

Hand-held device simulates cataract replacement

Cataract surgery and the replacement of the eye’s natural lens with an unclouded synthetic substitute already makes use of sophisticated photonics technology, in the form of […]
29 agosto, 2016

Portable simultaneous vision device to simulate multifocal corrections

Abstract Multifocal lenses are increasingly used solutions for presbyopia, the age-related loss of crystalline lens focus ability. These lenses work by the principle of simultaneous vision, […]
24 agosto, 2016

New Device Simulates Vision for Cataract Patients

Click here to edit. Traditionally when patients need cataract surgery, an intraocular lens is surgically implanted into the eye to replace the patient’s natural lens inside […]
23 agosto, 2016

Cataract Implant Vision Simulator Lets You Try Lenses Before Surgery

Scientists at the Laboratory of Visual Optics and Biophotonics, Instituto de Optica, Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) are reporting on the development of a device that […]
22 agosto, 2016

Vision Simulator Helps Cataracts Patients Test Artificial Lenses

By Ryan Bushey Cataracts, a common condition related to aging where the lens of a person’s eye clouds up, affecting vision, can occur due to a […]
19 agosto, 2016

Investigadores del CSIC crean un simulador para mostrar a los pacientes con cataratas las diferentes lentes artificiales

Investigadores del Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC) han creado un simulador, denominado ‘SimVis’, para mostrar a los pacientes con cataratas las diferentes lentes artificiales implantadas […]
19 agosto, 2016

New Vision Simulator Allows Patients to Test IOLs Prior to Surgery

Researchers at the Instituto de Optica in Spain have developed a hand-held device that allows patients to test intraocular lens (IOLs) designs prior to implantation. Called […]
19 agosto, 2016

Novel device tests suitability of lens implants

Researchers in Spain have developed a hand-held device to help patients with cataracts visualize how the world would look depending on the type of artificial lens […]
19 agosto, 2016

A new tool helps patients to choose the most appropriate intraocular lens implant

A new handheld device can help patients visualise how their world will look through a variety of intraocular lenses (IOLs) prior to cataract surgery. The system, […]