Refractive Surgery

Paperback | June 23, 2011

byFrank Goes, Jerome Bovet, Bojan Pajic

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Full-color coverage of the latest strategies and techniques in refractive surgery

Part of the Instant Clinical Diagnosis in Ophthalmology series, this full-color, quick reference guide discusses the latest strategies and techniques in refractive surgery.


  • Numerous full-color photographs, drawings, and algorithms
  • Quick-scan bulleted text
  • Covers key issues such as photorefractive keratectomy for high myopia, lasik complications and their management, the physiology of refractive errors, and the clinical examinations based on ancillary instrumental exams

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Full-color coverage of the latest strategies and techniques in refractive surgeryPart of the Instant Clinical Diagnosis in Ophthalmology series, this full-color, quick reference guide discusses the latest strategies and techniques in refractive surgery.Features:Numerous full-color photographs, drawings, and algorithmsQuick-scan bullete...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:624 pages, 9.4 × 6.4 × 0.98 inPublished:June 23, 2011Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071749470

ISBN - 13:9780071749473

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Table of Contents

Section 1: Corneal Refractive Surgery; Chapter 1. Refractive Errors of the Eye; Chapter 2. Basic Optics of Refractive Surgery; Chapter 3. Pathophysiology of Various Refractive Errors Like Myopia, Hyperopia, Astigmatism, Accommodation and Presbyopia; Chapter 4. Orbscan; Chapter 5. Photorefractive Keratectomy with Mitomycin C for High Myopia; Chapter 6. Photorefractive Keratectomy after Penetrating Keratoplasty; Chapter 7. Phototherapeutic Keratectomy on Recurrent Corneal Erosions; Chapter 8. Myopic Photorefractive Keratectomy Using Solid State Laser; Chapter 9. Photorefractive Keratectomy for Residual Myopia following Radial Keratotomy; Chapter 10. Recent Advances in Photorefractive Keratectomy; Chapter 11. Painless EpiLASIK; Chapter 12. Wavefront-guided Photorefractive Keratectomy-Today and the Future; Chapter 13. Presby-EpiLASIK in Pseudophakic Eyeswith the Wavelight Allegretto; Chapter 14. EpiLASIK with Mitomycin C; Chapter 15. One-shot Epithelium-rhexis: Personal Technique; Chapter 16. Surface Ablation after Laser In Situ Keratomileusis; Retreatment on the Flap; Chapter 17. Wavefront Analysis and its Clinical Significance; Chapter 18. Wavefront LASIK; Chapter 19. Aspheric Ablation with Nidek Platform; Chapter 20. Customized Excimer Laser Treatment Using the Wavelight Allegretto Eye Q Laser; Chapter 21. Advances EpiLASIK and LASEK; Chapter 22. Wavefront Optimize and Astigmatism correction with the Allegretto Excimer Laser; Chapter 23. Aberropia: A New Refractive Entity; Chapter 24. Topographic and Aberrometer Guided Laser; Chapter 25. Refractive Change after RK; Chapter 26. LASIK Complications and Management; Chapter 27. Cross-linking Plus Topography-guided PRK for Post-LASIK Ectasia Management; Chapter 28. PRK for Low to Moderate Myopia; Chapter 29. LASEK Procedure with the Use of Mitomycin C; Chapter 30. Transepithelial Cross-linking for the Treatment of Keratoconus; Chapter 31. Sub Bowman's Keratomileusis: Combining the Best of PRK and LASIK for Optimal Outcomes; Chapter 32. cTENTM- Custom Transepithelial "No-touch, One-step, All-laser" Refractive and Therapeutic Ablations with the iVISTM suite; Chapter 33. Astigmatism; Chapter 34. Customized LASIK for Presbyopia: PMLTM (Presbiopic Multifocal LASIK Technique); Chapter 35. Amblyopia; Chapter 36. Laser Scleral Ablation for True Accommodation for Presbyopia; Chapter 37. Solid State Lasers for Refractive Surgery360;Chapter 38. Dry Eye after Refractive Surgery; Chapter 39. Corneal Biomechanical Properties; Chapter 40. Future of LASIK Surgery; Section 2: Lenticular Refractive Surgery; Chapter 41. Refractive Management of Hyperopia; Chapter 42. Restoration of Accommodation by Capsular Bag Refilling; Chapter 44. Mini Incision IOL Implantation-Current Scenario; Chapter 45. Monofocal HOA Free IOL to Correct Secondary Presby-LASIK; Chapter 46. Managing Intraoperative Floppy Iris Syndrome; Chapter 47. Artisan, Toric Artisan and Artiflex Phakic Intraocular Lenses; Chapter 48. Orthokeratology IOLs; Chapter 49. Aspheric IOLs (Wavefront Based I); Chapter 50. Dual Optic Accommodative IOL; Chapter 51. Anterior Chamber Phakic IOL with Angle Fixation; Chapter 52. Advances in Microphakonit for Refractive Lens Exchange (MIRLEX)-A New Technique; Chapter 53. Blue Light Filtering Intraocular Lenses; Chapter 54. Refractive Lens Exchange: Current Perspectives; Chapter 55. Advances in Optic Designs to Reduce PCO; Index