• Refractive Shifts Due to Cataracts

    February 15, 2012 | POSTED BY | Clinical Pearls

    Advanced nuclear cataract - tends to increase the thickness of the center of the lens -> lens resembles plus lens -> more likely to cause myopic shift Cortical Cataract - tends to increase thickness of edges of lens ->...

  • Cataract Related Myopic Shift

    July 11, 2011 | POSTED BY | Clinical Pearls

    65yo male complains that he lately notices his vision is better at distance when he REMOVES his glasses. He always needed glasses to see far away. He finds this odd and troublesome. When you hear this complaint, check to see if the...