Proposed mechanism for retinal tears after LASIK: an experimental model.

@article{Flaxel2004ProposedMF,
  title={Proposed mechanism for retinal tears after LASIK: an experimental model.},
  author={Christina Joy Flaxel and Young Hi Choi and Michael Sheety and Stephen Christopher Oeinck and Joe Y Lee and P J Mcdonnell},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2004},
  volume={111 1},
  pages={24-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To demonstrate axial length changes associated with anterior shift of the lens/iris diaphragm and anterior vitreous base in human cadaver eyes during suction ring application preceding Moria LASIK, and to propose that these changes may be associated with anterior retinal tears. DESIGN Human eye study. MATERIALS Eight human eye bank eyes… CONTINUE READING