were developed in the 1980s following observations of exceptional near vision due to shifts in the position of plate-haptic IOLs.
To alleviate the problem of presbyopia, a range of multifocal and accommodating IOL
designs have been developed over the last three decades.
Adoptics is a privately owned company focused on developing a shape-changing accommodating IOL
based on a novel refraction system.
Table 8: Synchrony dual optic accommodating IOL
- Synchrony dual-optic accommodating intraocular lensPart 2: Pilot clinical evaluation
Table 6: Synchrony dual optic accommodating IOL
, Product Description 20
The proprietary Synchrony Accommodating IOL
is intended for use in cataract and refractive patients and has a mechanism of accommodation that has been validated in multiple studies by multiple objective measures.
Synchrony is the first truly accommodating IOL
design and represents a significant step forward over first-generation single-optic designs.
Innovations in Accommodating IOLs
", "Functional Vision in Presbyopia-Correcting IOLs: Randomized Double-Masked Clinical Trial Comparing Synchrony and ReSTOR" and "Update on Synchrony Dual Optic Accommodating IOL
The Synchrony accommodating IOL
, currently in the final stages of the U.
Extensive market research has clearly indicated that patients and surgeons alike are asking for a truly accommodating IOL
as their choice of lens.
Food and Drug Administration-approved accommodating IOL
for the treatment of cataracts, joins Bausch & Lomb's portfolio of innovative ophthalmic surgical products for cataract, vitreoretinal and refractive markets.
I've been using the crystalens accommodating IOL
for several years, and continue to be impressed with the positive impact it makes on my patients' lifestyles and quality of life," said Dr.
The European CE Mark for the Synchrony[R] Dual Optic Accommodating IOL
was received in June of 2006 and post-marketing research studies are currently underway within Europe to further build the scientific foundation for Synchrony.
Baylor College of Medicine, and "Visual Function at Different Focal Distances with the Synchrony Dual Optic Accommodating IOL
," presented by Ivan L.
The company announced that it had received the European CE Mark for the Synchrony[R] Dual Optic Accommodating IOL
in June of 2006, which allows expansion into post-marketing research studies within Europe to further build the scientific foundation for Synchrony.