An Analysis of Refractive Surgery by the Finite Element Method

  • M. Bercovier
  • K. Hanna
  • F. Jouve
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It is shown that numerical simulations by the FEM can be used for the study of refractive surgery.The specific case of geometric design in myopic keratomileusis is given to illustrate the possibilities of computer aided surgery.


Internal Pressure Elasticity Coefficient Refractive Surgery Cornea Center Computer Assisted Surgery 
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© Springer Japan 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Bercovier
    • 1
  • K. Hanna
    • 1
  • F. Jouve
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre ScientifiqueIBM FranceParisFrance

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