Epithelial speciments viable 24 hours after epi-LASIK

September 1, 2004

San Diego-Mechanically separated epithelial sheets following epi-LASIK appear to remain viable and retain their stratification 24 hours after the procedure, according to Vikentia J. Katsanevaki, MD, PhD, who spoke during the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery annual meeting.