OCT 2012

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

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4 EW Table of Contents October 2012 WORLD VIEW 12 Trial and suffering make for successful surgeons Bonnie An Henderson, M.D. Mental challenges, intumescent cataracts 66 How would you handle this challenging case? by Vanessa Caceres Weakened zonules 68 Weakened zonular support presents numerous issues for the cataract surgeon by Michelle Dalton An open capsule mystery 70 Dr. Arbisser describes how she successfully dealt with a unique case involving a ruptured anterior capsule by Enette Ngoei To repair or to replace: That is the question in trauma case 73 After many consultations, family decides on procedure that's best for explosion victim by Jena Passut Cover art provided by Karl Brasse, M.D., EyeLand Design Network Feature October 2012 Challenging cataract cases 66-77 NEWS & OPINION Tools & techniques Suturing the peripheral fibrotic capsule with bag dislocation 16 Dr. Gimbel describes his approach for suturing subluxed lenses to the sclera utilizing the fibrosed capsule as his fixation point by Howard Gimbel, M.D. EyeWorld launches new digital edition 22 Digital diagnosis: Finding new trails 24 Innovative solutions for ophthalmologists by Maxine Lipner 32 Device focus A bullish outlook for lasers 34 Laser growth is being driven by the femtosec- ond for refractive cataract surgery and a bur- geoning replacement market by Michelle Dalton Diving in the deep: Unexpected problems with a shallow eye 75 Coping with patient reaction, iris expulsion, and more by Maxine Lipner Allergic conjunctivitis and dry eye 28 A new study suggests an overwhelming per- centage of patients present with both by Michelle Dalton 3 Pharmaceutical focus From A to zeaxanthin 18 The latest on supplements to forestall AMD by Maxine Lipner 30 Ask Alice 30 We live in curious times: practicing ophthal- mology while keeping abreast of regulation and political inclination in a world that defies logic by J.C. Noreika, M.D. Tackling residual refractive error with PRK after corneal transplantation 36 Considering PRK in place of LASIK by Maxine Lipner 24 Chief medical editor's corner of the world Weekends are overrated 22 An interview with Takayuki Akahoshi, M.D. by Jena Passut COE designation: Helping your administrator lead the practice 27 Practice managers, physicians praise the value of COE designation by Vanessa Caceres REFRACTIVE Refractive editor's corner of the world Assessing femto-assisted astigmatism 32 Users praise advantages, cite need for better nomograms by Vanessa Caceres 36 Online: www.EyeWorld.org • Mobile: EyeWorld.mobi • Twitter: www.twitter.com/EWNews • Facebook: www.facebook/EyeWorldMagazine

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