One-year results of photorefractive keratectomy with and without surface smoothing using the technolas 217C laser.

@article{Serrao2004OneyearRO,
  title={One-year results of photorefractive keratectomy with and without surface smoothing using the technolas 217C laser.},
  author={Sebastiano Serrao and Marco Lombardo},
  journal={Journal of refractive surgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={20 5},
  pages={444-9}
}
PURPOSE To assess the efficacy, predictability, stability, and safety of a smoothing technique in patients with myopia immediately after photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) using a scanning-spot excimer laser. METHODS Using the Technolas 217C excimer laser, PRK was performed on 100 eyes of 54 patients. Ablation zone diameter was 6.0 mm and transition zone… CONTINUE READING