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13 June 2002 Noninvasive evaluation of corneal abnormalities using static and dynamic light scattering
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Proceedings Volume 4611, Ophthalmic Technologies XII; (2002)
Event: International Symposium on Biomedical Optics, 2002, San Jose, CA, United States
A preliminary study of corneal abnormalities in intact bovine eyes is presented. Twenty-one eyes were treated with chemicals, cotton swabs, and radial and photo-refractive surgeries. Dynamic and static light scattering was performed as a function of the penetration depth into the corneal tissue. Topographical maps of corneal refractive power from untreated and treated corneas were also obtained using videokeratoscopy and results compared. The ultimate aim is to develop the technique of dynamic light scattering (DLS) for clinical applications in early evaluation of corneal complications after laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) surgeries and other corneal abnormalities.
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Rafat R. Ansari, Anup K. Misra, Alfred B. Leung, James F. King, and Manuel B. Datiles III "Noninvasive evaluation of corneal abnormalities using static and dynamic light scattering", Proc. SPIE 4611, Ophthalmic Technologies XII, (13 June 2002);

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