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Visual acuity improvements maintained long term after three-step procedure for keratoconus

10:30 EDT 14 Sep 2017 | Healio

Patients with moderate to severe keratoconus who underwent a three-step procedure maintained visual acuity improvements at 2 years, according to a study. Researchers evaluated the 6-month and 2-year vision and safety outcomes of 16 eyes of 13 patients with moderate to severe keratoconus. All patients underwent a three-step procedure involving intracorneal ring segment insertion, cross-linking and implantation of a Visian toric ICL (STAAR Surgical).

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