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Intraocular lenses- History, Material & Design: available from May 11th on-demand on eLOS

Intraocular lenses- History, Material & Design

available from May 11th on-demand on eLOS


Course Description

This course takes the participant through the history of IOL its invention and its evolution. The roll call of visionaries and the path they have taken to design the IOL in the way we see it today is truly astonishing. The materials used, the optic and haptic designs and the way IOL is manufactured etc. are all important characteristics which will influence its performance. The programme will help understanding of these characteristics better and enable appropriate choices when it comes to the selection of IOLs.

Programme: HERE

  • Programme:
    a.History of the IOL
    b.Evolution and improvements in IOL design over decades
    c.Key landmarks
    d.Characteristics of the IOL
    –  Material and manufacturing processes
    –  Optic designs
    –  Haptic designs

Information: More information about applications and about the course will come in the next weeks.

CME: An application has been made to the EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event.



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