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Clinical Papers and  Patient Resources

Papers (for professionals)

Limits to the use of preoperative anterior corneal astigmatism for predicting astigmatic treatment axis during cataract surgery

This clinical study demonstrates the limitations of all nomograms, no matter how advanced, that do not use direct measurement of posterior corneal astigmatism

Presented at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Meeting April, 2017

Micro Monovision and Refractive Path Counseling

Teaches eyecare providers and support staff to empower patients to design their own refractive product, with specific attention to the use of micro monovision to extend depth of field

Presented at the 2016 Washington Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons Meeting 

Management of Astigmatism during Cataract Surgery

This document explains astigmatism from the observer's point of view. It explores the epidemiology of astigmatism and discusses the impact of offering toric lenses on visual outcomes.

Presented at the 2017 Washington Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons Meeting 



Handouts (for patients and professionals)


Providers please feel free to use the handouts below in your work. Copyrighted materials may be used in your practice as long as authorship continues to be recognized.  


What is a Cataract?


Cataract Surgery after LASIK




Refractive Design Patient Instruction Sheet


Dry Eye Questionnaire



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