Survey on pediatric cataract surgery

* 1. Do you perform pediatric cataract surgery?

* 2. Where do you currently practice?

* 3. What kind of practice are you currently working in?

* 4. How many cataract surgeries (cases) do you perform on infants per year?

* 5. What age do you prefer to perform cataract surgery on infants with a visually significant unilateral congenital cataract?

* 6. What age do you prefer to perform cataract surgery on infants with visually significant bilateral congenital cataracts? 

* 7. What is your preferred type of refractive correction for children undergoing unilateral cataract surgery ≤6 months of age?

* 8. What is your preferred type of refractive correction for children undergoing unilateral cataract surgery older than 6 months of age?

* 9. If you answered aphakic contact lens for question #7,  please specify by what age you prefer to implant a secondary intraocular lens:

* 10. What is your preferred type of refractive correction for children undergoing bilateral cataract surgery ≤6 months of age?

* 11. What is your preferred type of refractive correction for children undergoing bilateral cataract surgery who are older than 6 months of age?

* 12. In your practice, which course of management do you estimate results in the highest cost?

* 13. How many hours of patching a day do you recommend in an infant after unilateral cataract surgery?

* 14. If you implant an intraocular lens in an infant ≤6 weeks of age, what is your targeted undercorrection?

* 15. If you implant an intraocular lens in an infant between 6 weeks and 6 months of age, what is your targeted undercorrection?

* 16. What is your preferred intraocular lens calculation formula for an eye with an axial length <20mm?

* 17. Have the results of the Infant Aphakia Treatment Study impacted your management of unilateral congenital cataracts?

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