Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy and photorefractive keratectomy versus conventional treatment of myopic anisometropic amblyopia in children.

@article{Autrata2004LaserassistedSK,
  title={Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy and photorefractive keratectomy versus conventional treatment of myopic anisometropic amblyopia in children.},
  author={Rudolf Autrata and Jaroslav Rehurek},
  journal={Journal of cataract and refractive surgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={30 1},
  pages={74-84}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the visual and refractive results of photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) and laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy (LASEK) for high myopic anisometropia with amblyopia and contact lens (CL) intolerance in children. SETTING Department of Ophthalmology, Masaryk University Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic. METHODS This prospective comparative study comprised 27 children with high myopic anisometropia and amblyopia. The mean age of the children was 5.4 years (range 4 to 7… CONTINUE READING