LASIK complications not always easy to remedy

February 15, 2004

Anaheim, CA-LASIK can be associated with a spectrum of complications that are of variable severity and may contribute to patient dissatisfaction, and it is important that refractive surgeons consider ways to prevent those events because they may not necessarily be correct-able with current technology, said Terrence P. O'Brien, MD, during the International Society of Refractive Surgery/American Academy of Ophthalmology subspecialty day meeting.