LASIK more accurate than lens-based procedures in correcting residual ametropia

LASIK was found to be the most accurate technique for correcting residual ametropia after cataract surgery; however, lens-based procedures are preferred in cases with severe ametropia, corneal abnormalities or an unavailable excimer laser platform, according to a study.Sixty-five eyes of 54 patients with unacceptable final refractive error results after phacoemulsification were included in the retrospective, multicenter study.

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