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photorefractive

 [fo″to-re-frak´tiv]
pertaining to the refraction of light; see photorefractive keratectomy.

photorefractive

/pho·to·re·frac·tive/ (-re-frak´tiv) pertaining to the refraction of light.

photorefractive

[fo′to-re-frak′tiv]
pertaining to the refraction of light. See also photorefractive keratectomy.
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Comparison of analgesic effect of preoperative topical diclofenac and ketorolac on postoperative pain after photorefractive keratectomy: J Cataract Refract Surg.
Endothelial cell density after photorefractive keratectomy for moderate myopia using a 213nm solid-state laser system.
Photorefractive keratectomy with intraoperative mitomycin C application, J.
Additionally, using a single-laser system for writing the images onto the photorefractive polymer, the researchers can display visuals in color.
Photorefractive keratectomy: a technique for laser refractive surgery.
In January, Wilford Hall Medical Center at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, started a photorefractive keratectorny center catering to active duty Air Force people.
In ever-expanding numbers, adults with poor vision are having their corneas reshaped through refractive surgical procedures such as radial keratotomy, or RK, photorefractive keratectomy, or PK, and laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis, or LASIK.
performs photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) on Marine Corps 1st LT Matthew McHorris.
Here, I emphasize recent experiments and technology demonstrations in digital holographic data storage as part of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) photorefractive information storage materials consortium (PRISM) and the Holographic Data Storage System consortium (HDSS).
These corneal sculpting techniques are known as photorefractive keratectomy and in situ keratomileusis (PRK and LASIK respectively).
Research into photorefractive polymers is very intense, mainly because these polymers can be used for holographic storage.