OCT 2012

EyeWorld is the official news magazine of the American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery.

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8 EW Table of Contents SECONDARY FEATURE Retina Predicting AMD 78 EyeWorld explores two DNA tests that assess a patient's risk of developing AMD by Enetter Ngoei 82 Why are there no imminent breakthroughs in ocular drug delivery? 84 The need for new ocular drug delivery sys- tems is about more than efficiency or conven- ience by Tony Realini, M.D. 78 The status of statin use for ocular disease 80 How statins may hold possible sway for cataracts and AMD by Maxine Lipner Voriconazole as salvage or primary therapy? 86 EyeWorld speaks to a microbiologist about the treatment by Michelle Dalton Omega-3 and dry eye 88 Looking at science and clinical experience by Vanessa Caceres 98 106 IN OTHER NEWS ECCE in developing countries 122 Dr. Colvard believes ECEE is a safer, more practical procedure in underdeveloped set- tings by Faith Hayden 100 RESIDENTS Cataract M&M rounds Lots of lens left 100 Experts deliberate how to prevent post-occlu- sion surge by George Beiko, M.D., Alex W. Cohen, M.D., and Thomas Oetting, M.D. 80 CORNEA Picking up the pieces after dropped DSAEK 82 How to best handle a posterior dislocation by Maxine Lipner 88 INTERNATIONAL International outlook Cataract surgery could help ker- atoconus sufferers, too 90 With topography and toric IOLs, cataract/kera- toconus patients could be happy ones by Matt Young EyeWorld journal club Review of "Immediately se- quential versus delayed sequen- tial bilateral cataract surgery: Safety and effectiveness" 102 by Karolinne Maia Rocha, M.D., and Jeffrey Goshe, M.D. 122 SPECIAL FEATURES JCRS update 13 ASCRS update 13 Monthly Pulse 68 DEPARTEMENTS Classifieds 118 Calendar 120 October 2012 Panel in Brazil discusses premium lenses 91 Into Indonesia 98 One charitable frontier for humanitarian oph- thalmologist and one big cataract backlogged country collide by Matt Young MEETING REPORTER: 2012 ESCRS IN MILAN EyeWorld reports the latest news from Europe 106 ASCRS EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE David F. Chang, M.D., President Eric D. Donnenfeld, M.D., Vice President/President-Elect Edward J. Holland, M.D., Immediate Past President R. Doyle Stulting, M.D., Past President Richard A. Lewis, M.D., Treasurer Robert J. Cionni, M.D., Secretary ASCRS GOVERNING BOARD Brock K. Bakewell, M.D. Chair, Government Relations Committee John D. Banja, Ph.D. ASCRS Public Trustee Rosa M. Braga-Mele, M.D. Chair, Cataract Clinical Committee David F. Chang, M.D. Medical editor, EyeWorld Terry Kim, M.D. Chair, Cornea Clinical Committee Stephen S. Lane, M.D. Chair, Optometric Task Force Richard L. Lindstrom, M.D. Chair, ASCRS Foundation Nick Mamalis, M.D. Editor, JCRS Stephen A. Obstbaum, M.D. Chair, Past Presidents Committee Sherman W. Reeves, M.D. Chair, Young Physicians and Residents Committee Thomas W. Samuelson, M.D. Chair, Glaucoma Clinical Committee Roger F. Steinert, M.D. Co-Chair, Program Committee Chair, Hall of Fame Committee R. Doyle Stulting, M.D. Chair, Refractive Surgery Clinical Committee

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