JOURNAL OF REFRACTIVE SURGERY, vol.21, no.6, pp.761-763, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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JOURNAL OF REFRACTIVE SURGERY
PURPOSE: Ethanol is used to loosen the corneal epithelium before photoablation in laser subepithelial keratomileusis (LASEK). In this study, the apoptotic index of corneal epithelium after ethanol exposure and the effects of topical vitamin E were evaluated.