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LASIK and the Possible Repercussions for Flight Crew - Understandingthe Risks

LASIK and the Possible Repercussions for Flight Crew – Understanding the Risks

In my previous article , I discussed things to consider before selecting LASIK (or Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis) as a treatment option for vision correction. For those who have determined that LASIK is the option for them, it’s important to understand the risks involved […]

June 12, 2013 | 9 Comments More
LASIK and the Possible Repercussions for Flight Crew – Understanding Your Options

LASIK and the Possible Repercussions for Flight Crew – Understanding Your Options

LASIK (or Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis) is a relatively new laser eye surgery technology. The first laser was approved for LASIK in 1996; however, the long-term safety and effectiveness of the surgery are still not clearly understood. Before pilots or crew members commit to eye […]






June 5, 2013 | 5 Comments More