Best Paper of Session (BPOS) Winners 2015

Session: 1-A CORNEA Medications and Medical Therapy
Optimizing the Antibacterial Efficacy of Photoactivated Chromophore for Infectious Keratitis–CXL Treatment Parameters
Olivier Richoz, MD
Coauthor: Farhad Hafezi, MD, PhD

Session: 1-B KERATOREFRACTIVE Keratoconus Aberrations
Enhanced Combined Tomography and Biomechanics Data to Identify Forme Fruste Keratoconus
Allan Luz, MD
Coauthors: Bernardo T. Lopes, MD, Katie M. Hallahan, MD, Bruno F. Valbon, MD, Isaac C. Ramos, MD, Fernando Faria-Correia, MD, Paulo Schor, MD, William J. Dupps Jr, MD, PhD, Renato Ambrósio Jr, MD, PhD

Session: 1-C CORNEA Surgical Techniques and Ectasia
Primary Pterygia Excision Performed Via Anduze Technique With Mitomycin-C 0.02% Applied to Subconjunctival Space: Review
William B. Trattler, MD

Session: 1-D CATARACT Femto Versus Traditional
Comparison of Vitreous Loss Rates Between Manual Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery and Femtosecond Laser–Assisted Cataract Surgery
Wendell Scott, MD
Coauthors: Shachar Tauber, MD, Johann Ohly, MD, Rachel Owsiak, MD, Craig Eck, MD, James A. Gessler, MD, MPH

Session: 1-E CATARACT Challenging Cases
Advanced Cases of Bag-in-the-Lens Implantation Using Bean-Shaped Rings in or out of the Capsular Bag
Marie José B. Tassignon, MD, PhD

Session: 1-F CATARACT IOL Design
Evaluation of Uveal and Capsular Biocompatibility of Single-Piece Hydrophobic Acrylic Lens With UV/O3 Treatment on the Posterior Surface
Mohammed A. Farukhi, MD
Coauthors: Liliana Werner, MD, PhD, Gareth Lance Gardiner, BS, Scott C. Cole, MD, Shail A. Vasavada, DO, DNB, FICO, Nick Mamalis, MD

Session: 1-G RETINA
Comparison of Clinic Patient Wait-Time and Appointment Duration During Change in Electronic Health Record Systems
Elizabeth R. Richter, MD, PhD
Coauthors: Darren J. Guffey, BS, Rupal H. Trivedi, MD, Matthew J. Nutaitis, MD

Session: 1-H GLAUCOMA Surgical Outcomes
Ab-Interno Gelatin Stent Procedure in Combination With Mitomycin-C for Treatment of Glaucoma: 12-Month Results
Davinder S. Grover, MD, MPH

Session: 1-I PRESBYOPIA Corneal Inlays
Nonrefractive Corneal Inlay Implantation After Cataract Surgery: U.S. Clinical Study Experience
Y. Ralph Chu, MD
Coauthors: John A. Hovanesian, MD, Jeffrey Whitman, MD, Dan B. Tran, MD, Gregory D. Parkhurst, MD

New Algorithm to Enhance Safety of Angle-Supported Phakic IOL Position
Dmitry F. Pokrovskiy, MD, PhD
Coauthors: Alexander A. Shpak, MD, PhD, Boris E. Malyugin, MD, PhD

Session: 1-K CATARACT Complications
Evaluation of Stability and Capsular Bag Opacification of New Foldable Adjustable IOL
Kyle MacLean, MD
Coauthors: Liliana Werner, MD, PhD, Gregory D. Kramer, MD, Mohammed A. Farukhi, MD, Gareth Lance Gardiner, BS, Nick Mamalis, MD

Session: 1-L CORNEA Crosslinking for Keratoconus
Effect of Cone Location on Outcomes of Combined Topography-Guided PRK and Accelerated CXL
Tejal Sj, MD
Coauthors: Luci Kaweri, MD, Rohit Shetty, DNB, FRCS, Abhijit S. Roy, PhD, Maneck D. Nicholson, MD

Session: 2-A KERATOREFRACTIVE Post-Refractive
Screening for Ectasia Risk Prior to LASIK: Role of Enhanced Approach
Renato Ambrósio Jr, MD, PhD
Coauthors: Isaac C. Ramos, MD, Bernardo T. Lopes, MD, Frederico P. Guerra, MD, João Marcelo Lyra, MD, Michael W. Belin, MD

Session: 2-B CORNEA Dry Eye and MGD
Comparison of Efficacy and Convenience of Warm Compresses and Eyelid Hygiene to Thermal Pulsation Treatment for Meibomian Gland Dysfunction
Jack V. Greiner, DO, PhD

Results of Presbyopic LASIK in Hyperopic Patients: 1-Year Follow-up
Sarah Moran, MRCOphth
Coauthor: Michael O'Keefe, MB, BAO

Session: 2-D CATARACT Femtosecond and ARCS
Efficacy of Femtosecond Intrastromal Corneal Incisions Made During Cataract Surgery
Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD
Coauthors: Douglas D. Koch, MD, Lai Jiang, Li Wang, MD, PhD

Session: 2-E CATARACT Challenging Cases
Small-Incision 4-Point Scleral Suture Fixation of Foldable Hydrophilic Acrylic IOL in Absence of Capsule Support
Daniel C. Terveen, BS
Coauthors: Nicole R. Fram, MD, Brandon D. Ayres, MD, John P. Berdahl, MD

Session: 2-F CORNEA CXL for Keratoconus Techniques and Comparisons
Corneal CXL: Epi-on Versus Pocket Technique
Christoph Kranemann, MD
Coauthor: Alberto J. Aguayo Bonniard, MD

Session: 2-G GLAUCOMA Outcomes
Effect of Phacoemulsification Time on IOP Reduction After Cataract Surgery
Eva DeVience, MD
Coauthor: Osamah J. Saeedi, MD

Session: 2-H PRESBYOPIA Multifocal IOLs
Preoperative and Surgical Factors That Correlate With the Highest Patient-Reported Satisfaction With Multifocal IOLs
John A. Hovanesian, MD

Route of Air in Anterior Chamber After Femtosecond Flap Creation
Swapna Nair, FRCS

Session: 2-J CORNEA Imaging and Topography
Use of Corneal Topography to Assess Tear Film and Meibography in Ocular Surface Disease
Nizar S. Abdelfattah, MD
Coauthors: Anna Dastiridou, MD, PhD, Srinivas Sadda, MD, Olivia L. Lee, MD

Session: 2-K CATARACT Complications
Pathologic Evidence of Pseudoexfoliation in Cases of IOL Subluxation/Dislocation Within Capsular Bag
Nick Mamalis, MD
Coauthors: Liliana Werner, MD, PhD, Erica T. Liu, MD, Scott C. Cole, MD, Fritz Hengerer, MD, Thomas Kohnen, MD, PhD

Session: 2-L CATARACT Femtosecond Laser Results and Effects
Review of Initial Experience With Femtosecond Laser–Assisted Cataract Surgery by Novice Surgeon
Alessandra K. Intili, MD
Coauthors: Mark F. Pyfer, MD, Mark Blecher, MD, Robert S. Bailey Jr, MD

Session: 2-M PRESBYOPIA Corneal Inlays
Multifocal Contact Lens Trial for Nonrefractive Hydrogel Corneal Inlay as Predictor of Visual Outcomes
Paul J. Dougherty, MD

Ocular Axial Growth in Pseudophakic Eyes of Patients Operated for Monocular Infantile Cataract: Comparison of Operated and Fellow Eyes Measured at Surgery and 5 or More Years Later
Dina Tadros, MD
Coauthors: Rupal H. Trivedi, MD, M. Edward Wilson, MD, Jennifer D. Davidson, MD

Session: 2-O KERATOREFRACTIVE LASIK and Refractive Surgery
Femtosecond Laser Flap Creation for LASIK in the Setting of Previous Radial Keratotomy
Sloan W. Rush, MD

Session: 2-P CATARACT Intraoperative Aberrometry
Correlation of Pseudophakic Intraoperative Aberrometry Readings to Manifest Refraction
William F. Wiley, MD
Coauthor: Shamik Bafna, MD

Session: 2-Q CORNEA Surgical Techniques and Technology
Determining Elastic Modulus of Descemet Membrane Stained With Trypan Blue Using Atomic Force Microscopy
Shail A. Vasavada, DO, DNB, FICO
Coauthors: Vandana Nath, MS, Thomas John, MD, Abhay R. Vasavada, MS, FRCS, Kaid Johar, PhD

Session: 2-R CATARACT Corneal Incisions
Improving the Prediction of Astigmatism After Toric IOL Implantation
Graham D. Barrett, FRANZCO
Coauthor: Adi Abulafia, MD

Session: 3-A CATARACT Toric Calculations and Alignment
Evaluation of Markerless Alignment System for Toric IOLs
Daniel Black, MD

Session: 3-B CORNEA Surgical Technique and Technology
Correction of High Astigmatism Post DALK With Femtosecond Laser–Assisted ICRS Implantation
Juan Carlos Grandin Sr, MD
Coauthors: Adriana C. Lotfi, MD, Carlos H. Gordillo Sr., MD

Session: 3-C PRESBYOPIA Multifocal IOL Comparisons
Comparison of Depth-of-Focus and Mesopic Contrast Sensitivity in Small-Aperture Corneal Inlay, Accommodating IOL, and Multifocal IOL Patients
Jay S. Pepose, MD, PhD

Session: 3-D KERATOREFRACTIVE SMILE and ReLEx Refraction
Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Optical Quality After Myopic Small-Incision Lenticule Extraction, LASIK, and PRK: Impact on Binocular Vision
Pravin K. Vaddavalli, MD
Coauthors: Samrat Sarkar, BOpt, Shrikant R. Bharadwaj, PhD, Jagadesh C. Reddy, MD

Session: 3-E CATARACT IOL Power Calculations
Intraocular Lens Calculation Myth Busters: A-Constants, Surgical Astigmatism, and P-Significance
Gerald P. Clarke, MD

Session: 3-F GLAUCOMA Techniques and Measurements
Corneal Thickness–Correcting Goldmann Applanation Prism Surface
Sean J. McCafferty, MD

Session: 3-G CORNEA Dry Eye and Biomechanics
Corneal Changes in Fuchs Endothelial Dystrophy After Femtosecond Laser–Assisted Cataract Surgery
Ashley M. Brundrett, MD
Coauthors: David M. Tremblay, MD, George O. Waring IV, MD, FACS

Session: 3-H CATARACT IOL Delivery and Injectors
Laser Spectroscopic Study on Effect of Time, Concentration, and Light Exposure of Anterior Lens Capsules Stained With Trypan-Blue Dye
Minu M. Mathen, MD

Session: 3-I KERATOREFRACTIVE Keratoconus
Evolution Profiles of Different Corneal Parameters in Progressive Keratoconus
David Smadja, MD
Coauthors: Marcony R. Santhiago, MD, PhD, Glauco H. Reggiani Mello, MD

Session: 3-J CATARACT Femtosecond Laser–Assisted Surgery
Intraoperative Size Variation of Femtosecond Laser Capsulotomy
Swapna Nair, FRCS

Prospective Study of Topography-Guided LASIK for Myopia: 12-Month Clinical Results
Doyle Stulting, MD, PhD
Coauthor: Barbara S. Fant, PharmD

Session: 3-L CATARACT Medications
Reduction in Analgesic Use and Postoperative Ocular Pain With New Irrigating Solution During Cataract and IOL Replacement Procedures
Edward J. Holland, MD
Coauthors: Alan S. Crandall, MD, Steve Whitaker, MD

Session: 3-M CORNEA Complication Management
Surgical Management of Refractory Fungal Endothelial Exudates
Arundhati Borthakur, MD

Session: 3-N PRESBYOPIA Multifocal and Accommodating Toric IOLs
Visual Outcomes of New Diffractive Multifocal Toric IOL
Eduardo F. Marques, MD
Coauthors: Pedro Simões, MD, Tiago B. Ferreira, MD

Session: 3-O CATARACT Secondary IOLs
Assessment of Capsular Bag–Fixated and Ciliary Sulcus–Fixated IOL Centration After Supplementary IOL Implantation
Franz Prager, MD
Coauthors: Guenal Kahraman, MD, Michael Amon, MD

Session: 3-P CATARACT Light-Adjustable Lenses
Customizable IOL: Full-Sized Lens Created Inside Existing IOL Using Laser-Induced Refractive Index Change
Ruth Sahler, Dipl.-Phys, MSc Med Phys
Coauthors: Josef F. Bille, PhD, Sean Enright, Somaly Chhoeung, Kevin Chan, Justine Matten

Session: 4-A KERATOREFRACTIVE Keratoconus CXL
Current Review and Simplified 5-Point Management Algorithm for Keratoconus
Luci Kaweri, MD
Coauthors: Rohit Shetty, DNB, FRCS, Vishal Arora, MD, Chaitra Jayadev, MD, Natasha K. Pahuja, DOMS

Session: 4-B CORNEA Imaging and Topography
New Tearscope Made of Paper for Lipid Layer Evaluation in Tear Film–Related Disease
Hosik Hwang, MD, PhD
Coauthors: Eunchul Kim, MD, Man Soo Kim, MD, PhD

Visual Outcomes of New Presbyopia-Correcting Extended Range of Vision IOL
Eduardo F. Marques, MD
Coauthor: Tiago B. Ferreira, MD

Session: 4-D CATARACT Toric IOLs
Prediction of Refractive Outcome With Toric IOLs
Adi Abulafia, MD
Coauthors: Graham D. Barrett, FRANZCO, Guy Kleinmann, MD, Shay Ofir, MD, Adi Levy, Arie L. Marcovich, MD, Adi Michaeli, MD, Douglas D. Koch, MD, Li Wang, MD, PhD, Ehud I. Assia, MD

Session: 4-F CATARACT Measurements
Three-Dimensional OCT for Prediction of True Lens Position During Femtosecond Refractive Laser–Assisted Cataract Surgery
Joseph J.K. Ma, MD, FRCSC
Coauthor: Alice Zhu

Session: 4-G CATARACT Fluidics
Safest Phaco Tip for Prechopped Nucleus
Takayuki Akahoshi, MD

Session: 4-H CATARACT Phaco Techniques
Biaxial Lens Extraction Combined With Scleral Frown Incision for Nonastigmatism Refractive Cataract Surgery
Arturo Pérez-Arteaga, MD

Investigation of Steroid-Related IOP Change After Refractive Surgery
Daniel Anderson, MD
Coauthors: Matthew Caldwell, MD, J. Richard Townley III, MD, Vasudha A. Panday, MD

Single-Step Transepithelial PRK and PRK With Alcohol-Mediated Epithelial Removal: Comparative Study
Shady T. Awwad, MD
Coauthors: Rafic S. Antonios, MD, Maamoun M. Abdul Fattah, MD, Bachir H. Abiad, MD

Session: 4-K PRESBYOPIA Miscellaneous
Real-Time Imaging of Accommodation With Transscleral and Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography
Florence Cabot, MD
Coauthors: Marco Ruggeri, PhD, Fabrice Manns, Carolina P. de Freitas, BS, Victor M. Hernandez, Sonia H. Yoo, MD, Jean-Marie A. Parel, PhD, FARVO

Session: 4-L CATARACT Phaco: Efficiency and Power
Effect of Prior Refractive Surgery on Timing of Cataract Surgery
Nilufer Yesilirmak, MD
Coauthors: Priyanka Chhadva, BS, Daniel Waren, MSPH, Kendall E. Donaldson, MD, MS

Session: 4-M CATARACT Supplementary
Effect of Endocyclophotocoagulation on Refractive Outcomes in Patients With Primary Angle Closure Having Cataract Surgery
Jay Ching Chieh Wang, MD
Coauthors: Manjool Shah, MD, Xavier Campos-Möller, MD, Moness Masri, MD, Arsham Sheybani, MD, Ike K. Ahmed, MD