The Excimer: Fundamentals and Clinical Use
SLACK Incorporated, Jan 1, 1997 - Medical - 234 pages
This guide has been thoroughly revised and updated to provide the necessary facts, experience and results available on the latest direction in ophthalmology: the excimer laser. Each chapter has been updated to keep up with the expanding technology that is available. The Excimer is a source of information on the fundamentals of excimer use, including terminology, history, patient selection, current models and general procedures. A detailed chapter on LASIK has been added to reflect the growing popularity of this procedure. The authors are renowned ophthalmologists and their experience is invaluable to explain the principles and fundamentals of the excimer. This book should prepare you for any and all situations and conditions that may arise while learning to treat patients with this innovative technology. The Excimer leads you through important concerns such as who to treat, patient reaction, complications, use of corneal topography with the excimer, and all necessary precautions.
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