Gel injection adjustable keratoplasty (GIAK). Evaluation kératométrique sur yeux de cadavres.

Translated title of the contribution: Gel injection adjustable keratoplasty (GIAK). Keratometric evaluation on cadaver eyes

H. Tahi, H. Kondo, B. Duchesne, W. Lee, William J Feuer, Jean-Marie A Parel

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Abstract

To assess keratometric changes of a new refractive surgical technique (Gel Injection Adjustable Keratoplasty--GIAK) on Eye Bank eyes. The surgery consist of making an intrastromal annular delamination at 80% depth using customized delaminators. The tunnel is then filled with a crosslinked polyethylene oxide gel (PEO).

Original languageFrench
Pages (from-to)13-17
Number of pages5
JournalBulletin de la Société belge d'ophtalmologie
Volume268
StatePublished - Dec 1 1998
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Sensory Systems

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