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IOL Power

by Kenneth J. Hoffer MD (Author), Kenneth Hoffer (Editor)

Format: Original PDF

File Size: 14.1 MB


Kenneth J. Hoffer, MD’s IOL Power is an indispensable resource for ophthalmologists worldwide seeking to enhance the accuracy of IOL calculations, particularly for multifocal IOLs and when treating patients who have undergone laser refractive surgery (e.g., RK, PRK, LASIK, and LASEK). The book features contributions from some of the most esteemed international physicians and physicists in the field of IOL power, including Aramberri, Haigis, Norrby, Olsen, and Shammas, with a combined expertise spanning over 35 years.

This comprehensive volume covers every aspect of IOL power, from the basics to the most complex topics. It includes information on obtaining the most accurate biometry, the latest instruments, modern calculation formulas, problems that can arise, and how to prevent and repair them. Additionally, it covers the value of theoretic formulas, formula personalization, multifocal and toric IOLs, aspheric IOLs, the effect of IOL tilt on astigmatism, and more.

IOL Power is structured in a logical manner to provide a thorough understanding of all aspects of IOL power. It is designed for ophthalmic surgeons, technicians, residents, and students who seek to achieve the most precise and accurate calculations for IOLs. This book is destined to become the definitive reference source on the subject of IOL power calculation.

Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B086Z5GFQX
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ SLACK Incorporated; 1st edition (March 15, 2011)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ March 15, 2011
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English