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Outcomes following the correction of high astigmatism with toric multifocal IOL in cataract surgery

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Session Title: Interactive Free Paper Session: Pseudophakic IOLs/ Toric

Session Date/Time: Monday 15/09/2014 | 16:30-18:30

Paper Time: 18:04

Venue: Capital Hall B

First Author: : J.Chawla UK

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To analyse the results of refractive toric multifocal intraocular lens implant with rotational asymmetry


Spire Hartswood Hospital, Brentwood, Essex United Kingdom


38 eyes of 19 patients with cataract and high astigmatism ranging from 1 to 5 dioptres of astigmatism were included in the study. All patients received toric multifocal IOL with surface embedded 3 dioptre sector shaped near segment inferiorly (Lentis M Plus Toric). IOL calculations were performed using web based online calculator. Uncorrected distance and near vision, corrected distance and near vision, auto refraction, subjective refraction were recorded pre- and post operatively.


95% patients achieved uniocular unaided vision of 0.00 for distance and N6 for near. Binocular vision of 0.00 for distance and N6 for near was achieved in 98% of patients. High satisfaction rates (98%) was achieved in satisfaction surveys post operatively.


Toric multifocal IOL in cataract surgery gave good refractive and visual outcomes and spectacle independence was achieved in majority of patients.

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