In the course of cataract surgery (eye surgery cataracts) is from a medical point of view, always to a UV protection lens (Aurium) to advise. In doing so, the UV filter prevents harmful, because toxic, radiation from unprotected to hit the retina and these damage sustained and irreversible.
The Aurium UV protective lens offers this UV protection against short-wave, blue UV light and thus fulfills the important aspect of retinal protection after cataract surgery.
In addition, the photochromic effect of this lens makes it adapt to the lighting conditions. So it sounds in strong sunlight and clarifies in low light to the maximum on. This guarantees the best possible contrast and color vision at all times, in addition to the actual protection factor.
The Aurium lens is a monofocal lens that is not fully correcting. It can, however, subsequently combined with an additional add-on lens for reading, so that in two steps, even seeing without glasses is quite possible.