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Comparative study of outcomes of two posterior chamber phakic intraocular lenses (PCPIL)

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Session Title: Posterior chamber Phakic IOLS for correction of Myopia

Session Date/Time: Monday 15/09/2014 | 08:00-10:30

Paper Time: 08:53

Venue: Capital Hall B

First Author: : D.Ambarish INDIA

Co Author(s): :    M. Paryani              

Abstract Details

Purpose:

To compare visual outcomes of two posterior chamber Phakic intraocular lenses (PCPIL)

Setting:

Vision Next Eye Care, Pune, India

Methods:

20 eyes of 10 patients with refractive error were included in study. Mean manifest refraction spherical equivalent (MRSE) was -13.55 ±4.15 Diopters (D).10 eyes underwent Implantable collamer lens (ICL, STAAR) implantation and 10 eyes underwent Implantable Phakic contact lens (IPCL, Care group) . The postoperative changes in visual acuity, MRSE, IOP, vault height between the two kinds of PCPIL were compared. The follow up period was 3 months.

Results:

There were no statistically significant differences in the postoperative changes of uncorrected distance visual acuity (UDVA, p=0.91), corrected distance visual acuity (CDVA, p = 0.60), MRSE (p=0.2), IOP (p= 0.18), vault height (p=0.12) between the groups

Conclusions:

There were no significant differences between the outcomes of these PCPIL; although larger sample sized and larger follow-up studies are required to authenticate the outcomes.

Financial Interest:

NONE

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