TITLE

Outcome statistics of LASIK unaffected by corneal thickness

AUTHOR(S)
Hasson, Matt
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News;7/10/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 13, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a study which found that corneal thickness had no impact on visual and refractive outcome statistics of Laser In Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK). The study included patients with adequate corneal pachymetry. The control group consisted eyes that had LASIK for low myopia. The study revealed that low myopes had better mean uncorrected visual acuity.
ACCESSION #
32766869

 

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