TITLE

Combined refractive treatment reduces astigmatism more than wavefront alone

AUTHOR(S)
Boyle, Erin L.; Alpins, Noel A.; Stamatelatos, George
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News;1/10/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
35896069

 

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