Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Astigmatism

Optics, Physiology and Management

This book explores the development, optics and physiology of astigmatism and places this knowledge in the context of modern management of this aspect of refractive error. It is written by, and aimed at, the astigmatism practitioner to assist in understanding astigmatism and its amelioration by optical and surgical techniques. It also addresses the integration of astigmatism management into the surgical approach to cataract and corneal disease including corneal transplantation.

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AstigmatismOptics, Physiology and ManagementEdited by Michael Goggin

Published: February 29th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/759

ISBN: 978-953-51-0230-4

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

106161 Total Chapter Downloads

6 Crossref Citations

10 Web of Science Citations

19 Dimensions Citations

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1. Physiology of Astigmatism

By Seyed-Farzad Mohammadi, Maryam Tahvildari and Hadi Z-Mehrjardi

4237

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2. Etiology and Clinical Presentation of Astigmatism

By David Varssano

3223

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3. Optics of Astigmatism and Retinal Image Quality

By M. Vilaseca, F. Díaz-Doutón, S. O. Luque, M. Aldaba, M. Arjona and J. Pujol

6134

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4. Astigmatism – Definition, Etiology, Classification, Diagnosis and Non-Surgical Treatment

By Dieudonne Kaimbo Wa Kaimbo

23436

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5. Diagnosis and Imaging of Corneal Astigmatism

By Jaime Tejedor and Antonio Guirao

7508

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6. Cataract Surgery in Keratoconus with Irregular Astigmatism

By Jean-Louis Bourges

5641

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7. Aspheric Refractive Correction of Irregular Astimatism

By Massimo Camellin and Samuel Arba-Mosquera

1992

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8. Treating Mixed Astigmatism – A Theoretical Comparison and Guideline for Combined Ablation Strategies and Wavefront Ablation

By Diego de Ortueta, Samuel Arba Mosquera and Christoph Haecker

4937

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9. Management of Post-Penetrating Keratoplasty Astigmatism

By Sepehr Feizi

4659

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10. Controlling Astigmatism in Corneal Marginal Grafts

By Lingyi Liang and Zuguo Liu

1676

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11. Contact Lens Correction of Regular and Irregular Astigmatism

By Raul Martín Herranz, Guadalupe Rodríguez Zarzuelo and Victoria de Juan Herráez

9434

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12. Posterior Chamber Toric Implantable Collamer Lenses – Literature Review

By Erik L. Mertens

2336

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13. Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Astigmatism Correction

By Duna Raoof-Daneshvar and Shahzad I. Mian

3484

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14. Optimized Profiles for Astigmatic Refractive Surgery

By Samuel Arba-Mosquera, Sara Padroni, Sai Kolli and Ioannis M. Aslanides

1949

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15. Measurement and Topography Guided Treatment of Irregular Astigmatism

By Joaquim Murta and Andreia Martins Rosa

6615

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16. Toric Intraocular Lenses in Cataract Surgery

By Nienke Visser, Noël J.C. Bauer and Rudy M.M.A. Nuijts

11023

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17. Surgical Correction of Astigmatism During Cataract Surgery

By Arzu Taskiran Comez and Yelda Ozkurt

7877

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