Management of Complications in Refractive Surgery by Jorge AlióManagement of Complications in Refractive Surgery by Jorge Alió

Management of Complications in Refractive Surgery

EditorJorge Alió, Dimitri T. Azar

Paperback | October 14, 2010

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This illustrated guide is written by international opinion leaders with extensive experience in the practice of refractive surgery. It is the first book devoted to refractive complications (with practical hints and case reports on outcomes) to provide ophthalmic surgeons with the most adequate solutions for the most frequent problems. All complications are described and lavishly illustrated. The book provides ophthalmic surgeons with the most adequate solutions for the most frequent problems they face in their daily practice.
Title:Management of Complications in Refractive SurgeryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:388 pages, 10.91 × 8.27 × 0 inPublished:October 14, 2010Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3642072283

ISBN - 13:9783642072284

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Table of Contents

Refractive surgery outcomes and frequency of complications - Influence of refractive surgery complications in quality of life - Intraoperative complications. - Early post-operative complications - Late post-operative complications - Refractive miscalculation with refractive surprise - Optical aberrations. - Other complications. - Femtosecond complications: LASIK - Complications of PRK. - Complications of LASEK. - Complications of RK-AK - Phakic IOL complications: - Complications of refractive lens exchange - Complications of intracorneal segments. - Complications of intracorneal inlays - Predicting the unhappy patient and patients' expectations - A ten year classified review on refractive complications

Editorial Reviews

From the reviews:"This comprehensive book covers, in a very detailed and structured fashion, exactly what the title states. . All practitioners of refractive surgery . are the intended audience. . The credibility of the editors and quality of the various chapter authors will make this book one of the bibles of the management of the complications of refractive surgery." (Stephen E. Orlin, Doody's Review Service, October, 2008)"Management of Complications in Refractive Surgery is a comprehensive textbook that details the prevention and management of complications associated with a wide array of refractive surgical techniques. . an excellent education resource for all refractive surgeons. It clearly and concisely describes refractive surgery complications as well as how to prevent them and how to manage them when they arise." (Amy Lin, Journal of the American Medical Association, March, 2009)