Objective characterization of haze following refractive surgery

R. L. McCally, W. J. Stark, P. J. Connolly, S. Jain, D. T. Azar

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Abstract

APL and the Wilmer Eye Institute worked jointly to conduct studies in the field of refractive surgery. The researchers developed a standardized phototherapeutic keratectomies (PTK) treatment procedure in rabbits to evaluate the development of haze in a controlled manner. They demonstrated that PTK treatments necessary to correct high myopia, resulting in greater levels of haze than the shallower treatments for low myopia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)226-227
Number of pages2
JournalJohns Hopkins APL Technical Digest (Applied Physics Laboratory)
Volume28
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 16 2010

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)
  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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