Elevation Changes of Central Posterior Corneal Surface After Intracorneal Ring Segment Implantation in Keratoconus

Sogutlu E., Pinero D. P. , Kubaloglu A., Alio J. L. , Cinar Y.

CORNEA, vol.31, no.4, pp.387-395, 2012 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/ico.0b013e31822481df
  • Journal Name: CORNEA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.387-395


Purpose: To compare changes that occur at the posterior corneal surface after the implantation of intracorneal ring segments (ICRSs) using either mechanical or femtosecond laser-assisted procedures and to correlate these changes with the visual outcome achieved.