19/08/2016
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 they get implanted. The device, dubbed the simultaneous vision simulator or simply SimVis, allows patients to experience an implanted…
19/08/2016
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, nicknamed the SimVis, replicates monofocal, bifocal and trifocal IOLs – as well as their limits, from blurry distances with…
18/08/2016
Innovative Device Simulates Cataract Replacement Experience
Patients with cataracts can choose from several types of artificial lenses, which are surgically implanted in the eye to replace cloudy lenses that obstruct vision. A new vision simulator could help these patients see how the world would look with each type of implanted artificial…
18/08/2016
Innovative Device Simulates Cataract Replacement Experience
Today, patients with cataracts can choose from several types of artificial lenses, which are surgically implanted in the eye to replace cloudy lenses that obstruct vision. A new vision simulator could help these patients see how the world would look with each type of implanted…
18/08/2016
Innovative device simulates cataract replacement experience. Vision simulator helps patients test artificial lens designs prior to implantation
Today, patients with cataracts can choose from several types of artificial lenses, which are surgically implanted in the eye to replace cloudy lenses that obstruct vision. A new vision simulator could help these patients see how the world would look with each type of implanted…
18/08/2016
Innovative Device Simulates Cataract Replacement Experience
​Vision Simulator Helps Patients Test Artificial Lens Designs Prior to ImplantationToday, patients with cataracts can choose from several types of artificial lenses, which are surgically implanted in the eye to replace cloudy lenses that obstruct vision. A new vision simulator could help these patients see…
18/08/2016
Innovative Device Simulates Cataract Replacement Experience
Today, patients with cataracts can choose from several types of artificial lenses, which are surgically implanted in the eye to replace cloudy lenses that obstruct vision. A new vision simulator could help these patients see how the world would look with each type of implanted…
07/07/2016
Light based technologies for vision diagnostics
Está al frente de un laboratorio pionero que a finales de los años 90 describió "los cambios de la cirugía refractiva para corregir la miopía", una técnica que, en sus comienzos, "inducía otras imperfecciones porque no se transfería bien la energía del láser a la…
03/04/2016
 A cure for presbyopia
The SimVis instrument is a wearable, see-through device that allows patients to experience different visual corrections in the office, including simulated multifocal and monofocal options. (Image courtesy 2Eyes Vision.)A cure for presbyopia is one of ophthalmology’s holy grails, but until the cure arrives, helping patients manage it…