Analysis probes post-LASIK dissatisfaction

March 1, 2008

A study analyzing demographic, pretreatment, and outcomes variables in a large population of patients undergoing conventional LASIK for low-to-moderate myopia identified that postoperative UCVA and visual symptoms, such as monocular diplopia and glare, play a significant role in patient dissatisfaction. However, together they only explain a small portion of the variance.