By Christopher J. Rapuano MD

ISBN-10: 1615251200

ISBN-13: 9781615251209

This up to date quantity covers a few themes, from the technological know-how of refractive surgical procedure to accommodative and nonaccommodative therapy of presbyopia, from sufferer overview to foreign views. It examines particular methods in refractive surgical procedure, in addition to refractive surgical procedure in ocular and systemic affliction. significant revision 2011-2012.

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50 to - 1. 75 D. For most patients. such a refra ction allows good uncorrected distance and near vision without intolerable anisometropia. 75 D, which allows some near vision with better distance vis ion and less anisometropia. The exact amount of monovision depends on the desires of the patient. 50 D) can be used successfully in selected patients who want excellent postoperative near vision. However, in some patients with a higher degree of postoperative myopia. im proving near vision may lead to the unwanted side effects of loss of depth perception and CHAPTER 2: Patient Evaluation • 33 anisometropia.

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Keratoconus-like topographic changes in keratoconjunctivitis sicca. Cornea. 2003;22(1):22- 24. Rabinowitz YS, Yang H, Brickman Y, et al. Videokeratography database of normal human corneas. 1996;80(n61O-616. Difference -"- OJ! ;' " '. '""";; . -::,,/,.. 00 Cylp"". R . 3mm M_ 2l3' 00 Figure 1-13 Diffe rence maps demonstrating corneal power change before and after (A) myopic and (B) hype ropic LAS IK. 00 A~~ Figure 1-14 ________________ ~ A, Small optical zone after excimer laser ablation; 8, decentered ablation.

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