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Astigmatism

Known as: Astigmatism [Disease/Finding], Astigmatism, unspecified 
Unequal curvature of the refractive surfaces of the eye. Thus a point source of light cannot be brought to a point focus on the retina but is spread… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
PURPOSE To evaluate the impact of posterior corneal astigmatism on outcomes with toric intraocular lenses (IOLs). SETTING… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
PURPOSE To determine the contribution of posterior corneal astigmatism to total corneal astigmatism and the error in estimating… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
AIM This 6 month prospective multi-centre study evaluated the feasibility of performing myopic femtosecond lenticule extraction… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE To analyze the prevalence and presentation patterns of corneal astigmatism in cataract surgery candidates. SETTING… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE To evaluate the results of AcrySof toric intraocular lens (IOL) (Alcon) implantation to correct preexisting astigmatism… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
  • Noel A. Alpins
  • Journal of cataract and refractive surgery
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 944392
PURPOSE To determine the effectiveness of correcting astigmatism by laser refractive surgery by a vectorial astigmatism outcome… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
PURPOSE To demonstrate the proper method for evaluating and reporting astigmatism for individual and aggregate data. SETTING… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
  • Noel A. Alpins
  • Journal of cataract and refractive surgery
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 13411077
PURPOSE To describe a method for optimizing the treatment of astigmatism using vector analysis of both refractive and corneal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We evaluated the efficacy of toric intraocular lenses (IOLs) implanted in the eyes of 47 patients who had preoperative against… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
  • Noel A. Alpins
  • Journal of cataract and refractive surgery
  • 1993
  • Corpus ID: 40460505
This method of astigmatism analysis recognizes the need to define an astigmatism goal, thus allowing the surgeon to obtain… Expand
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