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Even the most experienced refractive surgeon can encounter stressful situations in the operating room. Be prepared to manage unavoidable and challenging complications with Refractive Surgery Nightmares: Conquering Refractive Surgery Catastrophes byMoreEven the most experienced refractive surgeon can encounter stressful situations in the operating room. Be prepared to manage unavoidable and challenging complications withRefractive Surgery Nightmares: Conquering Refractive Surgery Catastrophesby your side.Dr. Amar Agarwal, along with contributions from 67 of today’s leading refractive surgery experts, explains all there is to know about refractive surgery techniques inRefractive Surgery Nightmaresto help you stay in control when facing unique surgical challenges.Refractive Surgery Nightmaresprovides surgeons with a solid understanding of preoperative examinations, surface ablation procedures, LASIK, and lens based surgeries and the tricky situations that can arise and turn into every surgeon’s worst nightmare.Refractive Surgery Complications Include:• DLK and corneal infections• Topographic and wavefront aberrometry disasters• Femtosecond laser complications• Post LASIK Ectasia• Decentered ablations• Iatrogenic keratectasiaMore than 250 illustrations and clinical photographs supplement the important information presented, providing visual as well as textual references. Also included is an accompanying video CD-ROM with 45 minutes of live video techniques that supplements the text.Video CD-ROM Includes:• Post LASIK Iatrogenic Keratectasia• Flap Complications• Bimanual phacoemulsification• Phakic IOL• Hyperopic shifts after Radial keratotomy• Cataract after radial keratotomyThis distinctive text and video CD-ROM will make its mark with everyone involved in refractive surgery, from the resident to the experienced surgeon. Feel competent and comfortable in the operating room no matter what challenge comes your way withRefractive Surgery Nightmares: Conquering Refractive Surgery Catastrophes.