Optical functional properties of the Boston Keratoprosthesis.

  title={Optical functional properties of the Boston Keratoprosthesis.},
  author={Rony R. Sayegh and Linda Avena Diaz and F. Vargas-Mart{\'i}n and Robert H. Webb and Claes Henrik Dohlman and Eli Peli},
  journal={Investigative ophthalmology & visual science},
  volume={51 2},
PURPOSE To evaluate the optical characteristics of the Boston Keratoprosthesis (KPro), identify glare sources, evaluate possible glare control, and examine the benefit of implantation when the fellow eye has normal vision. METHODS Computed and optical-bench-measured point spread function (PSF) and glare sources were compared. A translucent plastic cornea was used to determine the impact of glare caused by scatter in the cornea and its control with a dark-iris tinted contact lens. The effect… CONTINUE READING
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