Browsing by Author "Tunç, Zeki"
Corneal ring segments (INTACS) for the treatment of asymmetrical astigmatism of the keratoconus. Follow-up after 2 years Authors:Tunç, Zeki; Deveci, Nuran; Sener, Bozkurt; Bahçecioǧlu, Halil Ibrahim
Publisher and Date:(Masson Editeur, 2003)Objective: To evaluate the use of corneal ring segments (INTACS) for the treatment of asymmetrical astigmatism in keratoconus. Material and methods: This prospective study involved nine eyes of seven patients who were operated on between December 1998 and June 2000. A case of keratoconus with opacified cornea was excluded from this study. The patients chosen were contact lens-intolerant. The surgical intervention was carried out under topical anesthesia. The INTACS (Addition Technology) corneal ...