Surgical treatment of hyperopia entering mature phase

Waring III, George O.
October 2000
Ophthalmology Times;10/15/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 20, p10
Trade Publication
Discusses the techniques used in surgically treating hyperopia. Reasons surgically treating hyperopia is more difficult than surgically treating myopia; Limitations of thermal keratoplasty in treating hyperopia; Effectiveness of laser assisted in situ keratomileusis in treating hyperopia; Phakic intraocular lens; Use of bioptics.


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