• Small-aperture IOL offers advantages over other presbyopia lenses

    6 days ago - By Modern Medicine

    Reviewed by Burkhard Dick, MD
    A new small-aperture intraocular lens extends patients' depth of focus as well as multifocal IOLs with fewer dysphotopsias, researchers say.
    In a prospective, open-label trial, the IC-8 improved patients' uncorrected distance visual acuity to 20/23, their uncorrected intermediate visual acuity to 20/24 and their near visual acuity to 20/30 in the implanted eyes.
    “The IC-8 IOL is a great lens that is highly versatile,” said Burkhard Dick, MD, chairman, University Eye Hospital Bochum, Germany, and principal investigator of a prospective, open-label trial of the...
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