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Initial clinical evaluation of an intraocular femtosecond laser in cataract surgery.
PURPOSE To evaluate femtosecond laser lens fragmentation and anterior capsulotomy in cataract surgery. METHODS Anterior capsulotomy and phacofragmentation procedures performed with an intraocularExpand
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Dynamic morphology of clear corneal cataract incisions.
OBJECTIVE Clear corneal cataract incisions without sutures allow for rapid visual rehabilitation after phacoemulsification but might be associated with an increased risk of postoperative infection.Expand
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Comparative Study of Stromal Bed Quality by Using Mechanical, IntraLase Femtosecond Laser 15- and 30-kHz Microkeratomes
Purpose: To evaluate corneal stromal bed quality of lamellar keratectomy in laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) procedures by using mechanical and femtosecond laser microkeratomes. Methods: LASIKExpand
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Randomized prospective clinical study comparing induced aberrations with IntraLase and Hansatome flap creation in fellow eyes: Potential impact on wavefront‐guided laser in situ keratomileusis
Purpose: To measure and compare the changes in objective wavefront aberration and subjective manifest refraction after laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) flap creation with a mechanicalExpand
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Femtosecond Laser Posterior Lamellar Keratoplasty: A Laboratory Model
Purpose To evaluate feasibility of femtosecond laser application in posterior lamellar keratoplasty. Methods To evaluate the laser's effectiveness through opaque corneas, anterior corneal caps wereExpand
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Femtosecond laser‐assisted cataract incisions: Architectural stability and reproducibility
There is considerable interest in the potential relationship between postoperative endophthalmitis and clear corneal tunnel incisions for cataract surgery. Earlier work from Ernest et al. clearlyExpand
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Ingress of India ink into the anterior chamber through sutureless clear corneal cataract wounds.
BACKGROUND Sutureless clear corneal cataract incisions may be associated with an increased risk of endophthalmitis. OBJECTIVE To assess the degree of ocular surface fluid ingress into the anteriorExpand
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Top Hat Wound Configuration for Penetrating Keratoplasty Using the Femtosecond Laser: A Laboratory Model
Purpose: To evaluate the mechanical stability and induced astigmatism of a modified multiplanar "top hat" wound configuration for full-thickness penetrating keratoplasty (PK) using the femtosecondExpand
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Inhibition of corneal neovascularization by a peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma ligand.
PURPOSE To determine the efficacy of the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma agonist, pioglitazone, in inhibiting corneal neovascularization. METHODS Twenty-six adult maleExpand
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A 60 kHz IntraLase femtosecond laser creates a smoother LASIK stromal bed surface compared to a Zyoptix XP mechanical microkeratome in human donor eyes.
PURPOSE To compare the stromal surfaces created by the latest mechanical microkeratome and femtosecond, laser technologies. METHODS Laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) flaps were created in sixExpand
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