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Laser and noncoherent light ocular effects

epidemiology, prevention, and treatment : 22 January 2001, San Jose, USA

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Published by SPIE in Bellingham, Wash., USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eye -- Wounds and injuries -- Congresses.,
  • Eye -- Effect of radiation on -- Congresses.,
  • Lasers in ophthalmology -- Congresses.,
  • Lasers -- Physiological effect -- Congresses.,
  • Eye -- Radiation injuries -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLaser and noncoherent ocular effects
    StatementBruce E. Stuck, Michael Belkin, chairs/editors ; sponsored by U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research [and] SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesProgress in biomedical optics and imaging,, v. 2, no. 3, Proceedings of SPIE ;, v. 4246, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 4246.
    ContributionsStuck, Bruce E., Belkin, Michael., Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers., United States. Air Force. Office of Scientific Research.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRE837 .L37 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 186 p. :
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3579319M
    ISBN 10081943924X
    LC Control Number2002265215
    OCLC/WorldCa47205684

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    Prostanoids are mediators of the inflammatory process in many organs, including the eye, and their production from arachidonic acid is triggered by a variety of stimuli including laser burns. Jr, Cleary S. However, inflammation and scarring are frequent side effects of the surgery. Laser eye surgery Lasers are essential surgical tools for the 21st-century ophthalmologist. A Class 2 laser is considered to be safe because the blink reflex glare aversion response to bright lights will limit the exposure to no more than 0. At any LASIK center, the patient should not hesitate to ask, whether their surgeon will be managing their flap from the beginning to the end of the surgery.

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