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Best Paper of Session (BPOS) Winners 2018

Session: SPS-101 Challenging Cases/IFIS
Paper Title: Prevalence of Macular Abnormalities Identified Only by OCT in Patients with Cataract
Presenter: Bruna V. Ventura, MD, PhD
Coauthors: Laura Portela Rabello, MD; Wanessa Michelle Paes Pinto, MD; Marcelo C. Ventura, MD, PhD

Session: SPS-102 Refractive Outcomes/ELP/Refractive Index Shaping
Paper Title: Assessment of a New Objective Lens-Density Quantification Method Using Swept-Source OCT for Cataract Grading
Presenter: Damien Gatinel, MD, PhD
Coauthors: Christophe Panthier, MD; Alain Saad, MD; Helene Rouger, PhD

Session: SPS-103 SMILE/LASIK
Paper Title: To Flush or Not to Flush the Interface in Small-Incision Lenticule Extraction: First Results in a Prospective Randomized Paired-Eye Multicenter Study
Presenter: Walter Sekundo, MD, PhD
Coauthors: Ralf Kind; Laszlo Kiraly, MD; Bertram Meyer, MD; Suphi Taneri, MD; Leonie M. Troeber, MD; Rainer H. Wiltfang, MD

Session: SPS-104 MIGS/Laser/Other Surgery
Paper Title: Outcomes of Ab Interno Gel Stent Placement with and without Previous Incisional Glaucoma Procedures
Presenter: Arsham Sheybani, MD
Coauthors: Joseph Panarelli, MD; Kent P. Bashford, DO; Alan Mitchell, MS; Jill Ling; Susan S. Lee, PhD; Rupali S. Nangia, MS

Session: SPS-105 Dry Eye Disease and Treatment Options
Paper Title: Evaluation of Symptoms of Blurred Vision and Corneal Staining in Dry Eye Treated with Cyclosporine Ophthalmic Emulsion 0.05% or Vehicle
Presenter: Mark S. Milner, MD
Coauthors: Elizabeth Yeu, MD; Emily Weng, ScD, MBA; Michelle Senchyna, PhD

Session: SPS-106 Keratoconus: Topography-Guided PRK/CXL/Surgical Techniques
Paper Title: Bowman Layer Graft Surgery for Keratoconus: Preliminary Results
Presenter: Georges D. Baïkoff, MD

Session: SPS-107 EDOF/EROV IOLs
Paper Title: Extended-Depth-of-Focus IOL Implantation after Radial Keratotomy
Presenter: Brandon Baartman, MD
Coauthors: Kayla Karpuk, OD; John P. Berdahl, MD; Keith O'Neil Rasmussen, OD; Douglas D. Wallin, OD; Vance Thompson, MD

Session: SPS-108 LASIK Procedures: Topography-Guided and Wavefront-Guided
Paper Title: More Eyes with 20/10 Distance Visual Acuity at 12 Months Versus 3 Months in a Topography-Guided Excimer Laser Trial: Possible Contributing Factors
Presenter: Daniel S. Durrie, MD
Coauthors: Richard Potvin, MASc, OD; Andrea Petznick, PhD

Session: SPS-109 Surgical Planning/SMILE
Paper Title: Differential Biomechanical Changes in LASIK Flap and Small-Incision Lenticule Extraction Cap
Presenter: Shruti K. Maru, MS, DNB
Coauthors: Rohit Shetty, DNB, FRCS; Abhijit S. Roy, PhD

Session: SPS-110 Surgical Outcomes: MIGS/Supraciliary
Paper Title: Evaluation of Ab Interno Subconjunctival Drainage Device in the Management of Glaucoma: Nine-Month Results
Presenter: Saama Sabeti, MD
Coauthors: Sangsu Han, MD; Garfield Miller, MD; Robert L. Chevrier, MD, FRCSC; David Marshall, MD; Ralf Buhrmann, MD, PhD, FRCSC

Session: SPS-111 Keratoconus: CXL Techniques/Femto Assisted
Paper Title: Femtosecond-Assisted Crosslinking Versus Conventional Crosslinking: Proof of Concept of the Deeper the Better
Presenter: Lional Raj Daniel Raj Ponniah, MD
Coauthors: Amar Agarwal, FRCS

Session: SPS-112 DSAEK/Donor Tissue Evaluation/Nanothin
Paper Title: Effect of Cornea Preservation Time on Descemet-Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty Success and Endothelial Cell Loss: Multicenter Randomized Clinical Trial
Presenter: Jonathan Lass, MD
Coauthors: Loretta B. Szczotka-Flynn, OD, PhD; Beth Ann Benetz, FOPS; Allison Ayala; Roy W. Beck, MD, PhD; Wendi Liang, MS; . Cornea Preservation Time Study Group

Session: SPS-201 Astigmatism/Toric IOLs
Paper Title: Comparison of Astigmatic Prediction Error of a New Toric Lens Calculator Incorporating the Abulafia-Koch Formula with Other Calculation Methodologies
Presenter: Tiago B. Ferreira, MD
Coauthors: Filomena J. Ribeiro, MD, PhD; Paulo Ribeiro, PhD; João O'Neill, PhD

Session: SPS-202 Scleral Implants/Scleral Microperforation/Presbyopic LASIK
Paper Title: Evaluation of Accommodative and Biomechanical Changes in Macaque Nonhuman Primates after Laser Scleral Microporation
Presenter: Jod S. Mehta, MD, FRCSEd
Coauthors: AnnMarie Hipsley, DPT, PhD; Yu-Chi Liu, MD, MCI

Session: SPS-203 MFIOLs/EDOF IOL's/Mix-and-Match IOLs
Paper Title: Modeling the Effect of Off-Axis Light for Refractive and Diffractive IOLs
Presenter: Mark Packer, MD

Session: SPS-204 Refractive Outcomes: Topography/Wavefront-Guided/SMILE/Phakic IOLs
Paper Title: Clinical Outcomes and Vector Analysis in Myopia Patients with High Astigmatism with Small-Incision Lenticule Extraction and Corneal Wavefront-Guided Transepithelial PRK
Presenter: David Sung Yong Kang, MD
Coauthors: Ikhyun Jun, MD, PhD; Dan Z. Reinstein, MD, FRCSC; Si Yoon Park, MD; Eun Kyung Kim, MD; Tae-im Kim, MD, PhD

Session: SPS-205 Keratoconus: PRK/Intrastromal Rings/CXL
Paper Title: Femtosecond-Assisted Image-Guided Intracorneal Ring Segment Implantation: Anterior and Posterior Bulging and Relationship with Contact Lens Fitting
Presenter: Salima I. Hassanaly, MD
Coauthors: Andrea C. Arteaga, MD; Jose de la Cruz, MD, MSc

Session: SPS-206 Complications
Paper Title: Optical Quality Assessment of IOLs with Localized Opacification Associated with the Intraocular Injection of Gas
Presenter: Grzegorz Labuz, PhD
Coauthors: Timur M. Yildirim, MD; Tom J.T.P. van den Berg, PhD; Ramin Khoramnia, MD; Gerd U. Auffarth, MD, PhD

Session: SPS-206 Complications
Paper Title: Flap Motility as a Sign for Early Diagnosis of Posterior Capsule Rupture in the Presence of Anterior Capsular Tears
Presenter: Tushya Parkash, MS
Coauthors: Shruti Mahajan, MS; Rohit Parkash, MS

Session: SPS-207 DMEK: Outcomes/Preloaded Tissue
Paper Title: Regenerative Therapy for Fuchs Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy: Descemet Membrane Transplantation
Presenter: Jod S. Mehta, MD, FRCSEd

Session: SPS-208 EDOF/Trifocal IOLs
Paper Title: Extended-Depth-of-Focus Toric IOL Targeted for Emmetropia in Both Eyes or Nanovision: Defocus Curve and Reading Speed Results
Presenter: Stephen G. Slade, MD
Coauthors: Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD; Stephen S. Lane, MD; Helga P. Sandoval, MD, MSCR; Kerry D. Solomon, MD

Session: SPS-209 LASIK/PRK Outcomes
Paper Title: One-Dimensional Versus 3-Dimensional Tissue Altered Metrics for LASIK Surgery
Presenter: Damien Gatinel, MD, PhD
Coauthors: Alain Saad, MD; Perry S. Binder, MS, MD

Session: SPS-210 Maculopathy
Paper Title: Retrospective Analysis of Real-World Disease Detection and Visual Acuity Outcomes in Patients with Dry AMD Converting to Wet AMD Using the AAO IRIS Registry Database
Presenter: Allen C. Ho, MD, FACS

Session: SPS-210 Maculopathy
Paper Title: Implantation of Macular Lens in Patients with Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Prospective European Multicenter Clinical Trial
Presenter: Sathish Srinivasan, FRCSEd, FRCOphth
Coauthors: Gabor B. Scharioth, MD, PhD

Session: SPS-211 IOL Power Calculations/Post Refractive Surgery
Paper Title: New Method for IOL Power Calculation in the Second Eye of Patients with Previous Keratorefractive Surgery
Presenter: Shawn R. Lin, MD, MBA
Coauthors: David Xu, MD; D. Rex Hamilton, MS, MD

Session: SPS-212 Phacoemulsification: Fluidics/Complex Cases
Paper Title: Advanced MicroInterventional Technique for Nucleus Disassembly in Grade 4 and 4+ Cataracts
Presenter: Tsontcho Ianchulev, MD, MPH
Coauthors: Farrell C. Tyson, MD; John P. Berdahl, MD; Ike Ahmed, MD

Session: SPS-213 MFIOLs/Trifocal IOLs
Paper Title: Comparative Analysis of Visual Performance after Bilateral Implantation of 2 New Diffractive Trifocal IOLs after Lens Removal
Presenter: Thomas Kohnen, MD, PhD, FEBO
Coauthors: Eva Hemkeppler, MSc; Michael Herzog, MD; Sabrina Schönbrunn; Nina De Lorenzo; Kerstin Petermann, MSc; Myriam S. Böhm, MD, MSc

Session: SPS-214 Refractive Outcomes: PRK/SMILE
Paper Title: Understanding Molecular Pathways in Corneal Haze after PRK: Clinical Implications and New Targeted Therapeutics
Presenter: Pooja Khamar, MBBS, MS
Coauthors: Rohit Shetty, DNB, FRCS; Arkasubhra Ghosh; Rajiv R. Mohan, PhD

Session: SPS-215 Drug Delivery
Paper Title: Stanniocalcin-1 Ocular Hypotensive Agent and Downstream Effector Molecule Necessary for the IOP-Lowering Effects of Latanoprost
Presenter: Gavin Roddy, MD, PhD

Session: SPS-301 Devices and Instrumentation
Paper Title: Minicap Sub-4.0 mm Phaco-Free Surgical Approach and Global Cataract Outreach Using Microinterventional Techniques
Presenter: Susan M. MacDonald, MD
Coauthors: Tsontcho Ianchulev, MD, MPH; Alan S. Crandall, MD; Ernesto A. Calvo, MD

Session: SPS-302 EDOF IOLs/Comparison Studies
Paper Title: Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Implantation of Toric Multifocal IOL Based on Automated Corneal Shape Analysis Comparison with a Manual Technique
Presenter: Philipp Hagen, PhD
Coauthors: Detlev R. Breyer, MD; Hakan Kaymak, MD; Karsten Klabe, MD; Timon Ax; Florian TA Kretz, MD; Gerd U. Auffarth, MD, PhD

Session: SPS-303 Corneal Inlays
Paper Title: Presbyopia Correction after Small-Aperture Corneal Inlay Implantation after Previous LASIK
Presenter: Shamik Bafna, MD
Coauthors: Majid Moarefi, MD; William F. Wiley, MD; Jeffrey M. Augustine, OD

Session: SPS-304 Refractive Outcomes: LASIK/PRK/SMILE
Paper Title: Contralateral-Eye Comparison of Quality of Vision in Wavefront-Guided and Wavefront-Optimized LASIK
Presenter: Joshua R. Roe, MD
Coauthors: Edward E. Manche, MD

Session: SPS-305 Ocular Surface Disease/Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency/MGD Treatments
Paper Title: Lid-Wiper Epitheliopathy in Distinct Regions of Upper and Lower Eyelids in Patients with Varying Degrees of Meibomian Gland Dysfunction
Presenter: Jack V. Greiner, MD, PhD
Coauthors: Michael Lindsay, BA; Deidra M. Soto, BS; Paula J. Oliver, AS

Session: SPS-306 DALK/Keratoprosthesis/Limbal Stem Cell Transplantation
Paper Title: Big Bubble Type 1 Formation During DALK Guided by Dual Scheimpflug and 10.0 mm Diameter Placido Topography and Pachymetry Maps
Presenter: Carlos G. Arce, MD
Coauthors: Adriana S. Forseto, MD; Heanes T. Pfluck, MD; Nicolas C. Pereira, MD

Session: SPS-307 Femtosecond Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery
Paper Title: Ensuring Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Corneal Incisions are Where the Surgeons Want Them to Be
Presenter: Chandra Bala, PhD, MBBS(Hons)
Coauthors: Kerrie Meades, MBBS(Hons)

Session: SPS-308 Medications: Topical/Intracameral
Paper Title: Comparison of Abatement of Intracameral Cefuroxime, Moxifloxacin, and Vancomycin in the Anterior Chamber and Their Efficacies
Presenter: Steve A. Arshinoff, MD, FRCSC
Coauthors: Tina Felfeli, BSc

Session: SPS-310 Refractive Procedures: SMILE/ReLEx
Paper Title: Long-Term Safety and Visual and Refractive Outcomes after Femtosecond Laser Intrastromal Lenticule Implantation for Treatment of Hyperopia
Presenter: Sri Ganesh, MBBS, MS, DNB
Coauthors: Sheetal Brar, MD

Session: SPS-311 Refractive Procedures:Photorefractive Intrastromal CXL/LASIK/Topography-Guided
Paper Title: Laser In Situ Keratomileusis Using Topography-Modified Refraction Versus Standard Refraction: Prospective Contralateral-Eye Study
Presenter: A. John Kanellopoulos, MD

Session: SPS-312 IOL Power Calculations/Biometry
Paper Title: Exploring Pupil Dynamics and Biometry in Eyes Having Cataract Surgery
Presenter: Damien Gatinel, MD, PhD
Coauthors: Imene Salah, MSc; Alain Saad, MD

Session: SPS-313 MIGS
Paper Title: Effects on Outflow Facility of 3 New Schlemm Canal Devices
Presenter: Douglas J. Rhee, MD
Coauthors: Ike Ahmed, MD; Carol B. Toris, PhD

Session: SPS-314 Devices and Techniques
Paper Title: Effect of Pulsing with Transverse Ultrasound on Efficiency and Chatter
Presenter: Christina A. Mamalis, MD
Coauthors: Ashlie A. Bernhisel, MD; Alex J. Wright, BS; Brian E. Zaugg, MD; William R. Barlow, MD; Jeff Pettey, MD; Randall J. Olson, MD

Session: SPS-315 Pediatric Cataract Outcomes
Paper Title: Clinical Outcomes of Pars Plana Posterior Capsulectomy and Anterior Vitrectomy in Pediatric Cataract Surgery
Presenter: William J. Johnson, MD
Coauthors: M. Edward Wilson, MD; Rupal H. Trivedi, MD

Session: SPS-316 IOLs: Monofocal/Design
Paper Title: Intraocular Len Optic Design Modifications to Reduce Positive and Negative Dysphotopsia
Presenter: Jay C. Erie, MD
Coauthors: Michael Mahr, MD; Michael J. Simpson, PhD; Mark H. Bandhauer, MS

Session: SPS-317 Complications: LASIK/SMILE
Paper Title: Results of a New Surgical Technique Using a Femtosecond Laser in LASIK Enhancements to Reduce the Incidence of Epithelium Ingrowth
Presenter: Mark C. Lobanoff, MD

Session: SPS-318 Complications: Ectasia/Infection/Phakic IOLs
Paper Title: Flap Melting Over Corneal Inlay for Hyperopic Correction
Presenter: Suphi Taneri, MD
Coauthors: Saskia Kiessler, Dipl.-Ing.; Anika Rost, MSc; H. Burkhard Dick, MD

Session: SPS-319 Keratoconus: Diagnosis and Treatment Methods
Paper Title: Comparison of Effect of Eye Rubbing in Keratoconus Eyes and Normal Eyes Using Scheimpflug Analysis and a Dynamic Bidirectional Applanation Device
Presenter: Maria A. Henriquez, MD, PhD
Coauthors: Marta G. Hadid, MD; Angella M. Cerrate Ramos Sr., MD; Laura A. Cañola Ramirez Sr., MD; Luis Izquierdo, MD, PhD

Session: SPS-402 IOL Power Calculations/ Astigmatism Measurements
Paper Title: Accuracy of Total Corneal Topographic Astigmatism Compared with Total Corneal Power Measured Using 3 Tomographers
Presenter: Noel Alpins, MD, FACS
Coauthors: George Stamatelatos, OD; James K. Ong, BOptom, Dr. rer. nat.; J. Bradley Randleman, MD; Anita Nevyas-Wallace, MD

Session: SPS-403 Surgical Outcomes: MIGS/Combined Procedures
Paper Title: Goldmann Applanation Tonometry Error Relative to True Intracameral Pressure Modulated in Live Human Eyes Having Cataract Surgery
Presenter: Sean McCafferty, MD

Session: SPS-404 Ocular Surface/Pterygium, AMT
Paper Title: High-Resolution Anterior Segment OCT to Diagnosis and Differentiate Between Benign Lymphoid Hyperplasia, Conjunctival Lymphoma, and Conjunctival Amyloidosis
Presenter: Nandini Venkateswaran, MD
Coauthors: Van Ann Tran, MD; Anat Galor, MD, MSPH; Carol L. Karp, MD

Session: SPS-405 DMEK Technique/Indications
Paper Title: Host Descemetic Scaffold for Pre-Descemet and Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty
Presenter: Soosan Jacobs

Session: SPS-406 PTK/SMILE/Keratoplasty Techniques
Paper Title: Treating Corneal Edema with Artificial Corneal Endothelial Implant: First Human Experience and 4-Year Animal Study
Presenter: Ofer Daphna, MD

Session: SPS-407 Practice Patterns/Training
Paper Title: Impact of International Council of Ophthalmology Examinations in Latin America
Presenter: Juan F. Batlle, MD

Session: SPS-408 Small-Aperture IOLs/Accommodating IOLs
Paper Title: Assessing Patient Refractive Needs with Objective Measurements
Presenter: Arthur B. Cummings, MD
Coauthors: Pavel Zakharov, PhD; Moreno Menghini, MD; Matthias Brunner, MD; Eduard Haefliger, MD

Session: SPS-409 Secondary IOLs/Surgical Outcomes
Paper Title: Multifocal IOL Failure: Reasons for IOL Exchange and Associated Ocular Comorbidities
Presenter: Steven M. Naids, MD
Coauthors: Samuel Masket, MD; Nicole R. Fram, MD

Session: SPS-410 Toric IOLs/ Power Calculation
Paper Title: Effect of IOL Tilt on Refractive Astigmatism Simulated with a Ray-Tracing Model
Presenter: Mitchell P. Weikert, MS, MD
Coauthors: Abhinav Golla, BS; Li Wang, MD, PhD

Session: SPS-411 Microbial Keratitis: Diagnosis/Treatment/CXL
Paper Title: Bactericidal Peroxidation of Riboflavin Photoactivated by UVA for Stationary-Phase MRSA Persister Cells Causing Keratitis in Vitro
Presenter: Andreina Tarff, MD
Coauthors: Rebecca Yee; Ying Zhang, MD, PhD; Ashley Behrens, MD

Session: SPS-412 FLACS: Lens Fragmentation/Complex Cases
Paper Title: Simultaneous Pupil Expansion and Displacement Technique for Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery in Patients with Lens Ectopia
Presenter: Boris E. Malyugin, MD, PhD
Coauthors: Natalia Anisimova, MD; Olga Antonova, PhD; Lisa B. Arbisser, MD

Session: SPS-413 Ocular Surface/Corneal Dystrophies
Paper Title: Clinical and Cytogenetic Characterization of a Previously Unreported Family with Posterior Amorphous Corneal Dystrophy
Presenter: Martha F. Whiting, BS
Coauthors: Aleck E. Cervantes, BS; Katherine M. Gee, BS; Ricardo F. Frausto, BA; Anthony J. Aldave, MD