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The investigators are administering a validated questionnaire looking at patient reported quality of life and quality of vision after LASIK surgery
Condition or disease
MyopiaAstigmatismQuality of Lifte
Other: Patient Quality of Life andVision after LASIK Surgery
The purpose of the study is to evaluate the prevalence of any functional limitations and their associated factors at one, three, six, and twelve months after LASIK surgery and finally the level of patient satisfaction, including the prevalence of any dissatisfaction and its associated factors at one, three, six and twelve months following LASIK surgery using two questionnaires.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
21 Years to 65 Years (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Adults over the age of 21 with healthy eyes and nearsightedness, farsightedness and/or astigmatism
Are aged 21 years or older.
Have the ability to give informed consent.
Speak and read English fluently.
Have not previously had any form of refractive surgery, including prior LASIK or cataract surgery.
May benefit from increased spectacle independence.
Have been determined to be a good candidate for the LASIK procedure based on the investigator's assessment of medical and ophthalmic health, general cognitive function, and physical and social limitations.
Have a treatment target of bilateral emmetropia.
Express willingness and potential ability to return for all follow-up examinations through the 12-month follow-up exam under the care of the treating investigator.
Are not enrolled in any other research study.
Subjects under the age of 21.
Patients with excessively thin corneas.
Patients with topographic evidence of keratoconus.