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Maximilian Friedrich is a Research Student at the David J Apple Laboratory for Vision Research and Postgraduate Degree Candidate at the Medical Faculty of Heidelberg University.

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Enlarged incisions – but why?

In cataract surgery small corneal incisions are associated with a significantly better visual recovery. What are initially small incisions can enlarge during surgery and that impedes the positive effects of keeping the incision small. Our goal was to identify the surgical factors that cause a larger final incision size. We can recommend that IOL-manufacturers should reduce the vertical diameter of the injector tip.

In lab news, Jun 29, 2023