The Classic Modern Lenses

  • P. Leonard
  • J. Rommel
Part of the Monographs in Ophthalmology book series (MIOP, volume 4)

Abstract

Intraocular lenses may be categorized in three groups on the basis of their fixating principles:
  1. A.
    Iris supported lenses.
    • The Iris clip lens

    • The Copeland lens

    • The Medallion lens

    • The Sputnik lens

    • The Platinum clip lens

     
  2. B.
    The Iridocapsular lens
    • The Platinum clip lens

     
  3. C.
    Angle supported lenses.
    • The Choyce Mark VIII lens

     

Keywords

Platinum Nylon Polypropylene Cataract Polymethylmethacrylate 

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Copyright information

© Belgian Society of Ophthalmology, Leuven, Belgium and Dr W. Junk Publishers, The Hague, The Netherlands 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Leonard
    • 1
    • 2
  • J. Rommel
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyUniversity of LeidenThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Department of OphthalmologyUniversity of LeuvenBelgium

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