Longitudinal evaluation of posterior corneal changes after LASIK in high myopia: a swept-source optical coherence tomography study.
Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2018 Feb 21. Epub 2018 Feb 21.
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.
LASIK intends to decrease the corneal power by increasing the radius of corneal curvature in myopic correction. Though it does not directly affect the posterior corneal surface, modification is not unexpected since LASIK can weaken the cornea especially in high myopic correction. Read More