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SURGERY, med. jur. That part of the healing art which relates to external diseases; their treatment; and, specially, to the manual operations adopted for their cure.
     2. Every lawyer should have some acquaintance with surgery; his knowledge on this subject will be found useful in cases of homicide and wounds.

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The Refractive Surgery Options after Corneal Transplantation course, on the other hand, offers attendees a review on methods used to manage refractive errors after corneal transplant.
We believe that these changes will help refractive surgery patients make considered, informed decisions on their refractive surgery.
The report also provides company shares and distribution shares data for the overall Refractive Surgery Devices market in each of the aforementioned countries.
Davidorf, who has written several articles on the topic and presented his findings at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery annual meeting last year, believes refractive surgery performed on children is now just reaching ``the tip of the iceberg.
It is without doubt one of the leading refractive surgery centers," he says.
Glasses, contact lenses or refractive surgery such as LASIK can correct refractive conditions.
In 1993, almost all surgeons planned refractive surgery based entirely on a patient's refraction, a test that determines the corrective lenses a patient needs to view the standard eye chart.
Between the ages of nineteen and forty-nine is the best time to consider refractive surgery, if the patient is a suitable candidate and the prescription for glasses has been stable for one year.
Advancement in Refractive Surgery treatment have provided patient with a number of option to reduce and eliminate their dependency on glasses and contact lenses and take corrective measures for refractive errors.
Market size and company share data for Ophthalmic Devices market categories - Vision Care, Intraocular Lens (IOL), Cataract Surgery Devices, Ophthalmic Diagnostic Equipment, Vitreo Retinal Surgery Devices, Refractive Surgery Devices and Glaucoma Surgery Devices.
The majority of patients having laser refractive surgery will be aged 20--45 years, all of whom will go on to develop cataract anyway should they be fortunate enough to live long enough.
com)-- Results reported by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) on a long-awaited comprehensive prospective, multi-center study on the safety and efficacy of LASIK were well-received by refractive surgeons in attendance at the recent American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) meeting held in Chicago, according to eye surgeon Lance Kugler, MD, president of the Refractive Surgery Alliance.