[Comparison of results of photorefractive keratectomy and laser in situ keratomileusis in the treatment of hyperopia using a flying spot eximer laser].

PURPOSE To evaluate the results of photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) and Laser in situ keratomieusis (LASIK) in eyes treated with hyperopia. PATIENTS AND METHODS group 1 consisted of PRK-operated eyes, group 2 consisted of LASIK-operated eyes. In each group 20 eyes of 20 patients were listed. The average age in Group 1 was 33.4 +/- 8.4 year, while in… CONTINUE READING