Nice 2012 - Programme



08:45 - 09:00 » Opening Ceremony

Evelyne LE BLOND, Grenoble (FRANCE) - René MELY, Valmont (FRANCE)

09:00 - 10:20 » Ocular surface, dry eye and meibomian gland disease (MGD)

Chairpersons: Valentina DIMITRIJEVIC MILOVANOVIC, Belgrade (SERBIA) - Bruce KOFFLER, Lexington (USA) - Florence MALET, Bordeaux (FRANCE)
  • 09:00 - 09:15 » Definition and Classification of Dry Eyes and MGD

    Ilse CLAERHOUT, Ghent (BELGIUM)
  • 09:15 - 09:30 » Clinical evaluation of dryness

    Serge DOAN, Paris (FRANCE)
  • 09:30 - 09:45 » Treatment of dry eye and treatment of MGD

    Maurizio ROLANDO, Genoa (ITALY)
  • 09:45 - 10:00 » Lipiflow: a new treatment for MGD

    Cedric SCHWEITZER, Bordeaux (FRANCE) PPT
  • 10:00 - 10:20 » Discussion

10:20 - 10:45 » Coffee break in the exhibition area

10:45 - 11:30 » Free paper Session 1

Chairpersons: Pierre FOURNIE, Toulouse (FRANCE) - Ingrid HOUTTEQUIET, Mechelen (BELGIUM) - Mirna STABUC SILIH, Ljubljana (SLOVENIA)
  • 10:45 - 10:50 » Eye sensitivity in soft contact lens wearers

    Mike SPYRIDON, Farnham (UNITED KINGDOM) PPT
  • 10:50 - 10:55 » Is it safe to wear continuous wear lenses?

    Mihály VÉGH, Szeged (HUNGARY)
  • 10:55 - 11:00 » Keratoconus problem in children under 15 years of age

    Dragica KOSEC, Ljubljana (SLOVAKIA) PPT
  • 11:00 - 11:05 » Results  in keratoconus  correction with intracorneal rings and  crosslinking technique

    Cristina NICULA, Cluj-napoca (ROMANIA) PPT
  • 11:05 - 11:10 » A prospective, contralateral comparison of healing process with or without piggyback lenses after riboflavin-UVA-induced cross-linking for progressive keratoconus

    Dean SARIC, Zagreb (CROATIA)
  • 11:10 - 11:30 » Discussion

11:30 - 12:15 » Symposium Johnson & Johnson - Are accepted professional beliefs always justified?

Florence ABRY, Epinal (FRANCE) - Florence MALET, Bordeaux (FRANCE)

12:15 - 13:40 » Lunch Johnson & Johnson

13:40 - 14:00 » Symposium Bausch + Lomb - Innovation through Insight

14:00 - 15:15 » Keratoconus update

Chairpersons: Evelyne LE BLOND, Grenoble (FRANCE) - Maurizio ROLANDO, Genoa (ITALY) - Mihály VÉGH, Szeged (HUNGARY)
  • 14:00 - 14:12 » New designs in Contact Lenses

    Florence MALET, Bordeaux (FRANCE)
  • 14:12 - 14:24 » Collagen corneal cross-linking: update and results

    David TOUBOUL, Bordeaux (FRANCE)
  • 14:24 - 14:36 » Cross-linking in keratoconus and its effect on vision related quality of life

    Ebru TOKER, Istanbul (TURKEY)
  • 14:36 - 14:48 » Surgical treatment update

    Pierre FOURNIE, Toulouse (FRANCE) PPT
  • 14:48 - 15:15 » Discussion

15:15 - 16:15 » International session : CLAO

Chairpersons: Gudrun BISCHOFF, Hamburg (GERMANY) - Ayfer KANPOLAT, Ankara (TURKEY) - René MELY, Valmont (FRANCE)
  • 15:15 - 15:35 » New Lenses and Technologies in the United States

    Bruce KOFFLER, Lexington (USA)
  • 15:35 - 15:55 » PROSE treatment of corneal ectasia: an alternative to keratoplasty for the contact lens intolerant

    Deborah JACOBS, Needham (USA) PPT
  • 15:55 - 16:15 » Success and failure in PROSE treatment of ocular surface disease

    Deborah JACOBS, Needham (USA) PPT

16:15 - 16:45 » Coffee break in the exhibition area

16:45 - 17:15 » Lids and contact lenses

Chairpersons: Anna-Maria AMBROZIAK, Warsaw (POLAND) - Sylvain ROY, Carouge (SWITZERLAND) - Ursula VOGT, London (UNITED KINGDOM)
  • 16:45 - 16:57 » Lids and lenses: pathological situations

    Jean-Marc RUBAN, Lyon (FRANCE)
  • 16:57 - 17:09 » Make-up and lenses

    Katherine VIS, Roquebrune-cap-martin (FRANCE)
  • 17:09 - 17:15 » Discussion

17:15 - 17:25 » Fick-Kalt-Mller Award Presentation

Chairperson: René MELY, Valmont (FRANCE)
Speaker: Ayfer KANPOLAT, Ankara (TURKEY) PPT

17:25 - 18:10 » ECLSO General Assembly

09:00 - 10:15 » Scleral contact lenses

Chairpersons: Michael MAJLIN, Haifa (ISRAEL) - Roland PAGOT, Strasbourg (FRANCE) - Ebru TOKER, Istanbul (TURKEY)
  • 09:00 - 09:12 » Scleral lenses: indispensable to every medical lens specialist in daily practice

    Carina KOPPEN, Antwerp (BELGIUM) PPT
  • 09:12 - 09:24 » Beyond the Corneal Borders: limbal and anterior scleral shape and its clinical consequences

    Eef VAN DER WORP, Amsterdam (NETHERLANDS) PPT
  • 09:24 - 09:36 » Are really complex design scleral lenses so difficult to fit?

    Halina MANCZAK, Poznan (POLAND)
  • 09:36 - 09:48 » Scleral contact lenses: what has changed over 20 years?

    Ken PULLUM, London (UNITED KINGDOM)
  • 09:48 - 10:15 » Discussion

10:15 - 10:45 » Coffee break in the exhibition area

10:45 - 11:30 » Free paper Session 2

Chairpersons: Florence ABRY, Epinal (FRANCE) - Rets SKRICKIS, Riga (LATVIA) - Adriana STANILA, Sibiu (ROMANIA)
  • 10:45 - 10:50 » A french experience with scleral lenses

    Agnes DELCAMPE, Rouen (FRANCE) - Florence JOURDAN, Marseille (FRANCE)
  • 10:50 - 10:55 » Efficacy of gas permeable scleral lenses in refractory severe dry eye syndrome

    Agnes DELCAMPE, Rouen (FRANCE) - Serge DOAN, Paris (FRANCE)
  • 10:55 - 11:00 » Evolution of scleral lenses

    Jan PAUWELS, Lommel (BELGIUM)
  • 11:00 - 11:05 » Using mini-scleral contact lenses for managing visually unsatisfied post corneal inlay keratoconus patients

    Fateme ALIPOUR, Tehran (IRAN) PPT
  • 11:05 - 11:10 » Hybrid contact lens in keratoconus: visual performance and vision-related quality of life

    Ozge SEFEROGLU, Istanbul (TURKEY)
  • 11:10 - 11:15 » Evaluation of the performance of UL16 - new RGP - SiH hybrid contact lens

    Halina MANCZAK, Poznan (POLAND)
  • 11:15 - 11:30 » Discussion

11:30 - 12:15 » Symposium Alcon-Ciba Vision - A new era: water gradient contact lenses and its clinical performance

René MELY, Valmont (FRANCE) - Inma PEREZ-GOMEZ, Embrach (SWITZERLAND)

12:30 - 14:00 » Lunch Alcon-Ciba Vision

14:00 - 15:30 » Complications - Prevention

Chairpersons: Gerald BÖHME, Backnang (GERMANY) - Louisette BLOISE, St Laurent Du Var (FRANCE) - Sarah JANIKOUN, London (UNITED KINGDOM)
  • 14:00 - 14:15 » Epidemiology of microbial keratitis in France

    Florence ABRY, Epinal (FRANCE) - Tristan BOURCIER, Strasbourg (FRANCE) - Arnaud SAUER, Strasbourg (FRANCE)
  • 14:15 - 14:30 » CL related fungal and amoebic keratitis

    Zeynep ÖZBEK, Izmir (TURKEY)
  • 14:30 - 14:45 » Compliance: the real world

    Evelyne LE BLOND, Grenoble (FRANCE)
  • 14:45 - 14:50 » Maintenance failure and lack of proper specialistic follow-up as the main cause of CL-related serious corneal complications

    Magdalena KORWIN, Warsaw (POLAND)
  • 14:50 - 04:55 » Among monthly disposable silicone hydrogel contact lens users who tend to use their contact lenses longer than proposed are the relatively younger ones

    Hilmi OR, Istanbul (TURKEY)
  • 15:00 - 15:15 » Expected new European regulations on coloured contact lenses - steps towards regulated distribution of contact lenses and examples

    Helmer SCHWEIZER, Cointrin-geneva (SWITZERLAND)
  • 15:15 - 15:30 » Discussion

15:30 - 16:00 » Coffee break in the exhibition area

16:00 - 17:00 » Special cases

Chairpersons: Marie-Noëlle GEORGE, Nantes (FRANCE) - Wilhelm JORDAN, Shwarzach (AUSTRIA) - Carina KOPPEN, Antwerp (BELGIUM)
  • 16:00 - 16:15 » Atypical corneas and lens fitting

    Marie-Noëlle GEORGE, Nantes (FRANCE)
  • 16:15 - 16:30 » Toric contact lenses

    Canan GÜRDAL, Ankara (TURKEY)
  • 16:30 - 16:45 » Chromogen and sports lenses

    Hilmi OR, Istanbul (TURKEY)
  • 16:45 - 17:00 » Discussion

17:00 - 17:35 » Free paper Session 3

Chairpersons: Jolanta BENDORIENE, Vilnius (LITHUANIA) - Pavel REZEK, Kolín (CZECH REPUBLIC) - Katherine VIS, Roquebrune-cap-martin (FRANCE)
  • 17:00 - 17:05 » Pediatric contact lens fitting

    Sylvie BERTHEMY, Grenoble (FRANCE) PPT
  • 17:05 - 17:10 » The use of contact lenses in children and adolescents

    Ljiljana KOVAC, Belgrade (SERBIA) PPT
  • 17:10 - 17:15 » The efficacy of tinted contact lenses improving photophobia and visual function in patients suffering from low vision

    Boris SEVERINSKY, Jerusalem (ISRAEL)
  • 17:15 - 17:20 » Different options to successfully fit presbiopic patients

    Adriana STANILA, Sibiu (ROMANIA)
  • 17:20 - 17:25 » Sclera and amniotic membrane for ocular surface reconstruction

    Ovidiu SAMOILA, Cluj-napoca (ROMANIA)
  • 17:25 - 17:35 » Discussion

17:35 - 17:45 » Closing ceremony and prizes for best paper and poster

09:30 - 12:30 » Course 1 - Developing contact lens practice (EBO validation)

  • 09:30 - 09:55 » Physiological aspects related to contact lens wear

    Magdalena KORWIN, Warsaw (POLAND)
  • 09:55 - 10:20 » Overview of different lens materials, lens types, and wear modalities

    Valentina DIMITRIJEVIC MILOVANOVIC, Belgrade (SERBIA)
  • 10:20 - 10:45 » How to fit soft contact lenses?

    Pavel REZEK, Kolín (CZECH REPUBLIC)
  • 10:45 - 11:10 » How to fit soft toric contact lenses?

    Adriana STANILA, Sibiu (ROMANIA)
  • 11:10 - 11:35 » Contact lens care

    Roland PAGOT, Strasbourg (FRANCE)
  • 11:35 - 12:00 » Management of lens related complications

    Hilmi OR, Istanbul (TURKEY)
  • 12:00 - 12:30 » Discussion

09:30 - 10:45 » Parallel session
Course 2 - Orthokeratology

Jacinto SANTODOMINGO, Madrid (SPAIN) - Adrien SARFATI, Paris (FRANCE)

09:30 - 10:45 » Parallel session
Course 4 - Challenging corneas

Ksenija CURUVIJA OPACIC, Zagreb (CROATIA) - Mirna STABUC SILIH, Ljubljana (SLOVENIA)

09:30 - 10:45 » Course 3 - Contact lenses in babies

Jolanta BENDORIENE, Vilnius (LITHUANIA) - Sylvie BERTHEMY, Grenoble (FRANCE)

11:00 - 12:15 » Parallel session
Course 2 - Orthokeratology

Jacinto SANTODOMINGO, Madrid (SPAIN) - Adrien SARFATI, Paris (FRANCE)

11:00 - 12:15 » Parallel session
Course 4 - Challenging corneas

Ksenija CURUVIJA OPACIC, Zagreb (CROATIA) - Mirna STABUC SILIH, Ljubljana (SLOVENIA)

11:00 - 12:15 » Course 3 - Contact lenses in babies

Jolanta BENDORIENE, Vilnius (LITHUANIA) - Sylvie BERTHEMY, Grenoble (FRANCE)
e-P01
Silicone Hydrogel Mini-Scleral Contact Lenses: Corneal Adaptation in the Early Stage After CXL for Keratoconus
Severinsky B., (Jerusalem, ISRAEL) Abstract
 
e-P19
Long-term bandage contact lens application for the treatment of recurrent corneal erosions
Tongal S., Toprak un E., Ondes F., Kalender S., Ozdamar M.A., Devranoglu K., (Istanbul, TURKEY) PPT Abstract
e-P02
Enhancement of the visual acuity in the cases of macular corneal dystrophy by piggyback contact lens system
Tamás T., (Budapest, HUNGARY) PPT Abstract
e-P20
Evaluation of eye drops dynamics on the ocular surface with optical coherence tomography
Gurdal C., Dereli G., Can M.E., (Ankara, TURKEY)

e-P03
Light filtering contact lenses: working mechanism
Mannucci L., (Padova, ITALY)
e-P21
A case of corneal warpage induced by hydrogel lens wear
Tuncer Z., Altug M., (Istanbul, TURKEY)
e-P04
Effect of the blinking on tear film in contact lens wearers
Mannucci L., Mannucci F., (Padova, ITALY)
e-P22
Clinical Characteristics of Keratoconus in Saudi Arabia
Mubard T., Masmali A., (Riyadh, SAUDI ARABIA)
e-P05
IOP level at the time of myopic corneal refractive therapy
Tabalyuk T., (Ternopil, UKRAINE) Abstract
 
e-P06
Evaluation of an Osmoprotective Lubricant Eye Drop for Use in Contact Lens Wear
Simmons P., Matsumoto S., (Irvine, UNITED STATES); Pouliquen P., Lassalle P., (Marlow, UNITED KINGDOM); Maissa C., (London, UNITED KINGDOM) PPT Abstract
e-P24
The possibility of correcting of refractive anomalies contact lenses for pilots
Randjelovic D., Lazarevic-Misic J., (Belgrade, SERBIA) PPT Abstract
e-P07
Does blocking ultra-violet light with contact lenses benefit ocular health? 
Wolffsohn J., Eperjesi F., Hannah B., Sheppard A., Howell O., Drew T., (Birmingham, UNITED KINGDOM); Osborn K., Sulley A., (Wokingham, UNITED KINGDOM)
e-P25
Application of the DigiForm 18 scleral lens in a patient with focal keratomalacia 
Manczak H., (Poznan, POLAND)
e-P08
Coefficient of friction measurement of contact lenses using a methodology that simulates the on-eye environment 
Hill G., (Zurich, SWITZERLAND); Roba M., Duncan E., (Dussendorf, SWITZERLAND); Tosatti S., (Dübendorf, SWITZERLAND)
e-P26
Degeneratio pellucida marginalis as complication of soft contact lens wear
Balgalve A., (Riga, LATVIA) PPT Abstract
e-P09
Late results after crosslinking technique at patients with different stages of Keratoconus
Nicula C., Nicula D., Raluca P., (Cluj-Napoca, ROMANIA) Abstract
e-P27
Higher visual performance and comfort level with a brand new PureVision 2 HD soft contact lens: A comparative, randomized, subject-masked clinical trial
Gumus M.K., Bilge Y., Polat B., Erkilic K., Karakucuk S., Mirza E., (Kayseri, TURKEY) PPT Abstract
e-P10
Extreme ocular surface disorders on the example of the toxic epidermal necrolysis / Lyell’s Syndrome/ - Case series
Korwin M., Ambroziak A.M., Langwinska-Wosko E., Szaflik J., (Warsaw, POLAND)
e-P28
Quality of life of keratoconus patients wearing Rose K2 lenses
Mekki M.B., Mokhtari M.A., Belaoudmou R., Yahiaoui S., (Algiers, ALGERIA)
e-P11
Who´d have thought? Daily Disposible vs Reusable Contact Lenses: not as large of a gap as we think when it comes to enviromental impact
Routhier J., (Jacksonville, UNITED STATES)
e-P29
Globet cells in health human conjunctiva of spanish people
Lopez-Alemany A., (Burjassot, SPAIN); Mora-Valencia M., (Bogota, COLOMBIA)
e-P12
Contemporary possibilities of the vision correction
Michalek J., Topinkova A., Pitas A., Dvorak P., Szarvas D., Runcikova J., Dolezalova A., Fenclova T., Hobzova R., Sirc J., Pradny M., (Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC) PPT Abstract
e-P30
Determination of dry eye by use of the OPI index
Lopez-Alemany A., (Burjassot, SPAIN); Mora-Valencia M., (Bogota, COLOMBIA)
e-P13
History of contact lenses: the 40 years since the introduction of hydrogel contact lenses on the world market
Fenclova T., Hobzova R., Sirc J., Pradny M., Dolezalova A., Michalek J., (Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC)
e-P31
Corneal stem cells characterization, in vitro cultivation and allogenic transplantation in rabbits
Samoila O., Totu L., Soritau O., Calugaru M., (Cluj-napoca, ROMANIA) PPT Abstract
e-P14
Demonstrating cylinder correction in patients with 0.75DC to 1.00DC
Osborn K., Franklin R., Henderson T., Boree D., (Jacksonville, UNITED STATES)
e-P32
Duality of evolution of Meibomain Gland Dysfunction
Mekki M.B., Mokhtari M.A., (Algiers, ALGERIA); Belbouab M.C., (Bordj Bouarréridj, ALGERIA)
e-P15
Visual Performance of Multifocal Contact Lenses
Vasudevan B., Gaib S., (Glendale, UNITED STATES)
e-P33
In vitro expansion on extracellular matrix substrate and characterization of corneal stem cells
Samoila O., Totu L., Soritau O., Calugaru M., (Cluj-Napoca, ROMANIA) PPT Abstract
e-P16
Clinical outcomes of bact-toric RGP lenses on the toric cornea
Choi J., (Goyang-Si, SOUTH KOREA)
e-P34
Evaluation of compatibility between contact lens materials and one eyeshadow
Lopez-Alemany A., (Burjassot, SPAIN); Mora-Valencia M., (Bogotá, COLOMBIA)
e-P17
Predicted reduction in high myopia for various degrees of myopia Control 
Brennan N., (Jacksonville, UNITED STATES)
e-P35
Silicone-hydrogel contact lenses for keratoconus: case report
Lopez-Alemany A., (Burjassot, SPAIN); Mora-Valencia M., (Bogotá, COLOMBIA)
e-P18
A clinical evaluation of the peripheral corneoscleral topography
Hall L., Young G., (Farnham, surrey, UNITED KINGDOM); Wolffsohn J., (Birmingham, UNITED KINGDOM)
e-P36
Among patients who are using monthly disposable silicone hydrogel contact lenses,  who tend to change their contact lens solutions without referring to their ophthalmologists are the relatively younger ones
Or H., (Istanbul, TURKEY) Abstract
O-01
Eye sensitivity in soft contact lens wearers
Spyridon M., Young G., (Farnham, UNITED KINGDOM); Hickson-Curran S., (Jacksonville, UNITED STATES) Oral Presentation
O-10
Evolution of scleral lenses
Pauwels J., Leysen I., Koppen C., (Antwerp, BELGIUM); Van blitterswijk J., (Microlens, NETHERLANDS)
O-02
Is it safe to wear continuous wear lenses?
Vegh M., (Szeged, HUNGARY) Oral Presentation
O-11
Using mini-scleral contact lenses for managing visually unsatisfied post corneal inlay keratoconus patients
Alipour F., Rahimi F., Azhdarkosh Z., (Tehran, IRAN) Oral Presentation
O-03
Keratoconus problem in children under 15 years of age
Kosec D., (Ljubljana, SLOVENIA) Oral Presentation
O-12
Hybrid contact lens in keratoconus: visual performance and vision-related quality of life
Seferoglu O., Toker E., (Istanbul, TURKEY)
O-04
Results  in keratoconus  correction with intracorneal rings and crosslinking technique
Nicula C., Nicula D., Popescu R., (Cluj-napoca, ROMANIA) Oral Presentation
O-13
Evaluation of the performance of UL16 - new RGP - SiH hybrid contact lens
Manczak H., (Poznan, POLAND)
O-05
A prospective, contralateral comparison of healing process with or without piggyback lenses after riboflavin-UVA-induced cross-linking for progressive keratoconus
Saric D., (Zagreb, CROATIA)
O-14
Pediatric contact lens fitting
Berthemy-Pellet S., (Grenoble, FRANCE)
O-06
Maintenance failure and lack of proper specialistic follow-up as the main cause of CL-related serious corneal complications
Korwin M., Ambroziak A.M., Szaflik J.P., (Warsaw, POLAND)
O-15
The use of contact lenses in children and adolescents
Kovac L., (Belgrade, SERBIA) Oral Presentation
O-07
Among monthly disposable silicone hydrogel contact lens users who tend to use their contact lenses longer than proposed are the relatively younger ones
Or H., (Istanbul, TURKEY) Oral Presentation
O-16
The efficacy of tinted contact lenses improving photophobia and visual function in patients suffering from low vision
Severinsky B., (Jerusalem, ISRAEL) Oral Presentation
O-08
A french experience with scleral lenses
Delcampe A., Muraine M., (Rouen, FRANCE); Jourdan F., (Marseille, FRANCE); Doan S., (Paris, FRANCE)
O-17
Different options to successfully fit presbiopic patients
Costache I., Stanila A., Stanila D., (Sibiu, ROMANIA) Oral Presentation
O-09
Efficacy of gas permeable scleral lenses in refractory severe dry eye syndrome
Doan S., Elluard M., Gabison E., Cochereau I., Delcampe A., (Paris, FRANCE)
O-18
Sclera and amniotic membrane for ocular surface reconstruction
Samoila O., Totu L., Calugaru M., (Cluj-napoca, ROMANIA) Oral Presentation