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Copenhagen 2016 Registration Programme Exhibitor Information Virtual Exhibition Satellite Meetings Glaucoma Day 2016 Hotel Star Alliance

10 - 14 Sept. 2016, Bella Center, Copenhagen, Denmark

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Practice styles and preferences of Dutch cataract and refractive surgeons: 2015 survey

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Session Details

Session Title: Cataract Surgery Outcomes/Practice Styles/Biometry

Session Date/Time: Monday 12/09/2016 | 14:00-16:00

Paper Time: 15:06

Venue: Auditorium C6

First Author: : Y.Henry THE NETHERLANDS

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Abstract Details


To show the evolution of Practice Styles and Preferences of Dutch Cataract and Refractive Surgeons over the last 18 years.


Dutch domestic nationwide survey of all Cataract and Refractive Surgeons


A written questionaire was sent to all registered cataract and refractive surgeons in the Netherlands


Slow increasing number of cataract surgeries per surgeon.Flacs numbers low.Topical anesthesia over 70%. Toric IOL use increasing over 3 %.Multifocal IOL use around 2%. Endophthalmitis and Dropped nucleus rates stable and low . Intracameral use of Cefuroxime routinely over 50%.PIOL, Lasek and Lasik stable.


Valuable information on trends in Cataract and Refractive Surgery over the last 18 years is presented.

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