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Small incision corneal refractive surgery using the small incision lenticule extraction (SMILE) procedure for the correction of myopia and myopic astigmatism: results of a 6 month prospective study
Aim This 6 month prospective multi-centre study evaluated the feasibility of performing myopic femtosecond lenticule extraction (FLEx) through a small incision using the small incision lenticuleExpand
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Photographic image analysis system of posterior capsule opacification
Purpose: To describe a morphological scoring system of posterior capsule opacification (PCO) that is not based on visual acuity testing. Setting: Department of Ophthalmology, University ofExpand
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Femtosecond lenticule extraction for the correction of myopia: preliminary 6-month results
PurposeTo report the 6-month results of a new method of refractive correction, femtosecond lenticule extraction (FLEx), and the preliminary outcomes in the first 108 eyes.MethodsIn this prospectiveExpand
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Influence of Flickering Light on the Retinal Vessels in Diabetic Patients
OBJECTIVE Stimulation of the retina with flickering light increases retinal vessel diameters in humans. Nitric oxide is a mediator of the retinal vasodilation to flicker. The reduction ofExpand
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Vector analysis of myopic astigmatism corrected by femtosecond refractive lenticule extraction
Purpose To evaluate the visual outcome of refractive lenticule extraction in eyes with myopic astigmatism using the Visumax femtosecond laser. Setting Department of Ophthalmology, HELIOS KlinikumExpand
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Real-time mapping of the subepithelial nerve plexus by in vivo confocal laser scanning microscopy
Aim To produce two-dimensional reconstruction maps of the subepithelial nerve plexus (SEP) in living cornea by in vivo laser scanning confocal microscopy in real time. Methods In vivo confocal laserExpand
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Abnormal retinal autoregulation is detected by provoked stimulation with flicker light in well-controlled patients with type 1 diabetes without retinopathy.
AIMS Investigation of retinal vasodilation under flickering light is considered a dynamic analysis in contrast to the static analysis of retinal vessel equivalents (mean retinal vessel diameter). WeExpand
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Relative anterior microphthalmos: morphometric analysis and its implications for cataract surgery.
PURPOSE To evaluate morphometric data and risk factors for complications of cataract surgery in patients with relative anterior microphthalmos (RAM). DESIGN Retrospective, comparative study (PartExpand
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Five-year results of Small Incision Lenticule Extraction (ReLEx SMILE)
Background To evaluate the 5-year results of Refractive Lenticule Extraction (ReLEx) as Small Incision Lenticule Extraction (SMILE) technique for treatment of myopia and myopic astigmatism. MethodsExpand
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Repeatability and agreement in optical biometry of a new swept‐source optical coherence tomography–based biometer versus partial coherence interferometry and optical low‐coherence reflectometry
Purpose To estimate the repeatability of biometric parameters obtained with a new swept‐source biometer and to compare the agreement with that of partial coherence interferometry (PCI) and opticalExpand
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