Surgeons discuss present and future of femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery

BASSANO DEL GRAPPA, Italy — Femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery will become the state of the art in the coming years, although further developments of the technique and technology upgrades are needed, according to a panel of surgeons speaking at a meeting at the San Bassiano Hospital here. “It’s still early days, and the technique is far from being perfect. As it is now, it requires longer times, and we don’t know yet how to improve some of the weak points of the procedure, such as hydrodissection. However, problems are there (Read more...)

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