Resources

  • References


    Durrie DS, Vande Garde TL. LASIK enhancements.
    Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2000; 40:103.


    Gimbel HV, Penno EE, et al. Incidence and management of intraoperative and early postoperative complications in 1000 consecutive laser in situ keratomileusis cases.
    Ophthalmology. 1998;105:1839.


    Myopia (nearsightedness). American Optometric Association website. Available at:
    http://www.aoa.org/patients-and-public/eye-and-vision-problems/glossary-of-eye-and-vision-conditions/myopia. Accessed July 11, 2013.


    Nearsightedness: Myopia treatment. American Academy of Ophthalmology website. Available at:
    http://www.geteyesmart.org/eyesmart/diseases/myopia-treatment.cfm. Accessed July 11, 2013.


    Shortt AJ, Bunce C, Allan BD. Evidence for superior efficacy and safety of LASIK over photorefractive keratectomy for correction of myopia (Review).
    Ophthalmology. 2006 Nov;113(11):1897-908.


    Yoo SH, Azar DT. Laser
    in situ keratomileusis
    for the treatment of myopia.
    Int Ophthalmol Clin.1999;39:37.

  • Resources

    American Academy of Ophthalmology

    http://www.aao.org

    National Eye Institute

    http://www.nei.nih.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Association of Optometrists

    http://www.opto.ca

    Canadian Ophthalmological Society

    http://www.eyesite.ca