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Accuracy of Cataract Surgery after LASIK

Purpose To report outcomes using the Haigis-L formula to calculate intraocular lens (IOL) power in Asian eyes with long axial lengths (ALs) that had previous myopic laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) or photorefractive keratectomy (PRK). Design Retrospective case series. Methods Patients with ALs greater than 25.0 mm and previous myopic LASIK or PRK who had phacoemulsification were analyzed. The emmetropic

Tissue-Saving Cornea Surgery

British Journal of Ophthalmology 2011 Nov;95(11):1513-8. doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2011-300195. Epub 2011 Sep 6. Hemi-Automated Lamellar Keratoplasty (HALK). Yuen Leonard 1, Mehta Jod S, Shilbayeh R, Lim L, Tan Donald T. AIM: To describe a hybrid technique for anterior lamellar keratoplasty in corneas with topographical irregularities that circumvents the limitations of the microkeratome, namely reproduction of surface irregularities in the lamellar cut

Endoscopic Lacrimal Surgery for Blocked Tear Ducts

Endoscopic Lacrimal Surgery for Blocked Tear Ducts
There are many causes of tearing or watery eyes. This review focuses on DCR for surgical repair of obstructed tear ducts. Purpose of review To review the current surgical practices in endoscopic endonasal dacryocystorhinostomy (EN-DCR) from the studies of last 12 months. Recent findings Success rates in EN-DCR now rival those of the conventional external approach. Indications are expanding beyond


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