TITLE

Surgical treatment of hyperopia entering mature phase

AUTHOR(S)
Waring III, George O.
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Ophthalmology Times;10/15/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 20, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
3726659

 

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