Micro-thin prescription inserts are safe, effective treatment for keratoconus

May 1, 2004

Micro-thin prescription inserts (Intacs, Addition Technology) have beenshown to be safe and effective in the treatment of keratoconus, accordingto Joseph Colin, MD, who reported on a prospective study of 57 eyes withclear corneas that had diagnosed keratoconus. He spoke during the AmericanSociety of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) annual meeting.