Periocular CO2 laser resurfacing: severe ocular complications from multiple unintentional laser impacts on the protective metal eye shields

Martin J. C. van Gemert*, Paul R. Bloemen, Wei-Yong Wang, Cees W. M. van der Geld, Rudy M. M. A. Nuijts, Hayri Hortoglu, Albert Wolkerstorfer, Daniel M. de Bruin, Ton G. van Leeuwen, H. A. Martino Neumann, Martine J. Jager

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4 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)980-986
Number of pages7
JournalLasers in Surgery and Medicine
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2018


  • CO2 laser
  • periocular skin resurfacing
  • ocular complications
  • temperature-time predictions of cataract formation
  • corneal melting
  • burned eye lashes
  • metal eye shields

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