High resolution under all light conditions The trifocal implant produces images with high resolution for all distances under all light conditions.
You will be able to switch back and forth between targets at different distances without the need to put on corrective glasses.
(Eyeonics, Inc., Aliso Viejo, Calif.) is the only Food and Drug Administration-approved accommodating intraocular lens.
Its clinical results have been promising, and accommodating IOLs offer several advantages over other types of IOLs.clinical professor at the University of California, San Francisco, and in private practice in Los Altos, Calif.
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When asked about spectacle use on patient surveys, currently close to 97% of patients reply they are spectacle independent.
This lens enables patients to switch naturally between all distances.
Studies have shown superior performance of the trifocal lenses for intermediate vision and overall image quality: Outstanding intermediate visual acuity The trifocal implant significantly improves intermediate visual acuity enabling patients to feel more comfortable performing their intermediate distances activities.
The older generation multifocal lenses offer clear distance and near vision, however they are least clear for intermediate vision and can result in glare and haloes especially with night driving.
The trifocal implant has the advantage of offering clear intermediate as well as distance and near vision with minimal glare and haloes at night.