MedlinePlus: Laser Eye Surgery


Subject:
Medical Treatments & Devices , The Human Body , Diseases & Conditions , Eye , Surgery , Eye Diseases

Description:
Collection of links to documents about laser eye surgery (also called keratectomy, LASIK, LTK, and PRK), which "reshapes the cornea, the clear front part of the eye. This changes its focusing power." Provides overviews, news, photos, tutorials, glossaries, and links about specific topics such as costs, expectations and complications, and clinical trials. From the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Publisher:
National Library of Medicine(NLM); National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/lasereyesurgery.html


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