61-year-old patient whose refraction is:
OD –2.00 D x 180, OS –3.00 D –2.50 x 180
The K readings are:
OD 44.00/46.00 x 90, OS 44.00/47.00 x 90
Michael Cooper, OD, of the Windham Eye Group, discusses managing the astigmatic patient prior to cataract surgery with Walt Whitley, OD, of Virginia Eye Consultants. Dr. Whitley talks about the prevalence of astigmatism and the importance of addressing the condition so that it can potentially be corrected at the time of surgery.