Investigation into the causes of post-operative calcification in intraocular lenses

Ghatora, Baljit, Foot, Peter, Barton, Stephen and Kishi, Mariko (2007) Investigation into the causes of post-operative calcification in intraocular lenses. In: 35th European Federation of the Contact Lens and IOL Industries Conference; 11-13 Oct 2007, Malaga, Spain. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Hydrophilic acrylic polymers are routinely used in the manufacture of intraocular lenses for implant in patients suffering from cataracts. However, late post-operative complications caused by calcification1 has recently been identified as a potential problem that results in visual impairment after the surgery.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)
Event Title: 35th European Federation of the Contact Lens and IOL Industries Conference
Organising Body: European Federation of the Contact Lens and IOL Industries
Research Area: Biological sciences
Chemistry
Metallurgy and materials
Faculty, School or Research Centre: Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing > Materials Research Centre
Depositing User: Baljit Ghatora
Date Deposited: 27 Feb 2012 15:56
Last Modified: 27 Feb 2012 15:56
URI: http://eprints.kingston.ac.uk/id/eprint/21604

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