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LASIK: The Evolution of Refractive Surgery

by Lucio Buratto (Editor), Stephen Slade (Editor), Marco Tavolato (Editor)

Format: Original PDF

File Size: 15.5 MB


LASIK has come a long way since its inception and LASIK: The Evolution of Refractive Surgery takes you on a comprehensive journey through the latest advancements in laser and wavefront technology, surgical procedures, complex cases, complications, and their management.

The book is authored by Dr. Lucio Buratto and co-authored by Drs. Stephen Slade and Marco Tavolato, along with a team of 23 world-renowned surgeons. It is a complete guide designed to improve the quality of vision for patients undergoing LASIK.

The book follows a structured format where basic surgical procedures are explained and the latest information on advanced laser procedures, ablations, femtosecond lasers, and excimers are explored. With over 250 color illustrations, the book provides a detailed understanding of LASIK procedures and concepts.

LASIK: The Evolution of Refractive Surgery is an excellent resource for surgeons who are interested in learning the fundamental concepts, developing their skills, and preparing for the surgical procedure. The book contains a detailed description of the basic LASIK technique and special techniques devised by Dr. Lucio Buratto, Dr. Slade, Dr. Tavolato, and a team of highly acclaimed international surgeons experienced in encountering standard and unusual circumstances.


Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B086Z5XV2F
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ SLACK Incorporated; 1st edition (August 15, 2011)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ August 15, 2011
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English