Phakic IOL delivers good results in FDA trial for myopia

February 1, 2004

Anaheim, CA-An increasing number of IOLs are being developed to achieve improved vision in patients with extreme levels of myopia. One such lens is the Artisan/ Verisyse phakic IOL (Ophtec USA/Advanced Medical Optics), said R. Doyle Stulting, MD, PhD, who reported the results of the FDA clinical study here at the American Academy of Ophthalmology annual meeting.