TITLE

Incomplete femtosecond laser incisions ensure wound stability before corneal grafting

AUTHOR(S)
Steinert, Roger F.; Bechtel, Bryan; Boyle, Erin L.; Hasson, Matt; Nale, Pat
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News;1/10/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research being done on the potential of incomplete femtosecond laser incisions to ensure would stability before corneal grafting. It references a study published in the 2008 issue of the "Journal of Refractive Surgery." The researchers did not recommend making complete incision patterns because femtosecond laser incisions can separate so easily.
ACCESSION #
35896057

 

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