Excimer laser photorefractive keratectomy for myopia. Clinical results in sighted eyes.

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PURPOSE To evaluate the refractive results of excimer laser photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) performed on normal, sighted myopic eyes; to assess the role of postoperative topical steroid treatment in patients with PRK; and to study the regression of effect. METHODS An argon fluoride 193-nm excimer laser was used. Photorefractive keratectomy was performed… (More)

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@article{Tengroth1993ExcimerLP, title={Excimer laser photorefractive keratectomy for myopia. Clinical results in sighted eyes.}, author={Birgitta Tengroth and David Epstein and Petra Fagerholm and Helene L Hamberg-Nystr{\"o}m and T. D. Fitzsimmons}, journal={Ophthalmology}, year={1993}, volume={100 5}, pages={739-45} }