EyeNet Magazine Web Site: www.eyenetmagazine.org
Original URL:

June 2009 coverpage

LASIK—Past, Present and Future
The first patent for LASIK was issued 20 years ago this month. Some pioneers who contributed to that landmark talk about what lies ahead. (more)

 
 
 
Clinical Update
Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty Gains Adherents
Despite the technical difficulty of DALK, the "big bubble" technique has sparked renewed interest in DALK procedures, which have several advantages over full-thickness grafts. (more)

 
 
 
 
June 2009 Mystery Image 
 Blink
Mystery Image
What do you see?
 
 
  Ophthalmic Pearls

The Tearing Patient
A look at the causes of epiphora, as well as guidance on proper evaluation and management. (more)

 
 
  Morning Rounds

The Slippery Case of the “Polar Bear” Swimmer
After a cold dip, the patient noticed increased swelling and droopiness of her right upper eyelid. This go progressively worse over three weeks. What’s your diagnosis? (more)

 
 
WRITE TO US

We welcome letters on all issues raised in EyeNet, and on ophthalmology generally.

Share your thoughts with your colleagues by sending a letter to eyenet@aao.org.

 












About Us Academy Jobs Privacy Policy Contact Us Terms of Service Medical Disclaimer Site Index