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Kåre Clemmensen, Jesper Hjortdal
PURPOSE:   To evaluate the precision of techniques for measuring intraocular pressure (IOP) in corneas with presumably altered biomechanical properties. METHODS:   Intraocular pressure was measured with a Goldmann applanation tonometer (GAT), ocular response analyzer (ORA) and dynamic contour tonometer (DCT) in 70 eyes. Thirty-five eyes were normal corneas, 18 eyes had Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy, and 17 eyes had undergone Descemet's stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK) surgery...
June 2014: Acta Ophthalmologica
Mohamed M Hantera, Fady El Sayyed, Khalid M Al Arfaj
PURPOSE: To analyze the visual results of Descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK) in the first consecutive 10 cases. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Retrospective, non-randomized, non-comparative interventional case series. Ten eyes of 10 patients with endothelial dysfunctions of different etiology, scheduled for DSEAK, were included in this study. Indications, operative problems, and postoperative complications were noted. Best-corrected visual acuity, refractive and keratometric astigmatism, and central corneal thickness were analyzed for each patient after a minimum follow-up of 10 months...
January 2012: Oman Journal of Ophthalmology
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