TITLE

Eye implant promises 'reversible' surgery

AUTHOR(S)
Craig, Owen
PUB. DATE
June 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;6/1/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1771, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the development of an eye implant in the U.S., being claimed to cure eyesight problems with minimal surgery and can be removed when problems arise. Design of the intraostomal corneal ring (ICR) by Keravision of Santa Clara, California; Correction of farsightedness, nearsightedness and astigmatism; Invention of the ICR by Eugene Reynolds; Surgical process.
ACCESSION #
10552427

 

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