Please note that free software EPCO 2000 for PCO Evaluation is established and has not been updated. Recently no further service will be provided. However the software is now for free from beginning of year 2013.
This information addresses to ophthalmologists who are interested in evaluation of posterior capsule opacification (PCO). PCO is still the main problem following uncomplicated bag to bag lens implantation.
Even if there are several proposals how to decrease PCO rate (lens material, sharp edge ...), PCO still appears in up to 50% of patients within the first five years after lens implantation.
To find out more about lens types and PCO occurrence the software EPCO2000 (Evaluation of Posterior Capsule Opacification) was developed. It allows a quantitative and qualitative evaluation of secondary cataract.
If you want to find out more about the software and related items please choose from the menu on your left.
Prof. Dr. M. R. Tetz