Combined refractive treatment reduces astigmatism more than wavefront alone

Boyle, Erin L.; Alpins, Noel A.; Stamatelatos, George
January 2009
Ocular Surgery News;1/10/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p5
Academic Journal
The article discusses research being done on the effectiveness of using combined wavefront refractive treatment and topography with vector planning in reducing corneal astigmatism. It references a study by Noel A. Alpins et al, published in the "Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery." The researchers found that patients with combined treatment with vector planning had better visual results under mesopic conditions.


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