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  • Vol. 49, Iss. 25 — Sep. 1, 2010
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Lasers in refractive surgery: history, present, and future

Lance J. Kugler and Ming X. Wang  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 49, Issue 25, pp. F1-F9 (2010)

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The history of laser refractive surgery is reviewed, followed by an overview of the current state of the field as well as a look at promising future developments.

© 2010 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(140.2180) Lasers and laser optics : Excimer lasers
(330.7335) Vision, color, and visual optics : Visual optics, refractive surgery

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Original Manuscript: January 28, 2010
Revised Manuscript: April 22, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: April 27, 2010
Published: June 1, 2010

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Lance J. Kugler and Ming X. Wang, "Lasers in refractive surgery: history, present, and future," Appl. Opt. 49, F1-F9 (2010)

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