Understanding LASIK Patient Education
This patient education DVD features real patients talking about their positive experiences with LASIK surgery, as well as thorough explanation by a doctor. High quality animation shows how the eye works and how LASIK is performed, and an ophthalmologist clearly explains the risks and benefits of the procedure. One chapter discusses and illustrates wavefront - guided custom LASIK, and another chapter features an aid to informed consent, outlining LASIK's risks, benefits and alternatives.The DVD now features the femtosecond laser and microkeratome methods of creating the corneal flap for LASIK. Select a version of the main presentation to show your patients.The DVD includes a chapter on wavefront. Separate from the main presentation, it can be shown as needed.The DVD package also includes a separate OMIC-reviewed chapter designed specifically to aid in the informed consent process.
- 15 Jun 2007
- American Academy of Ophthalmology
- San Francisco, United States