The Effects of Refractive Surgery on the Carrier Landing Grades of Naval Aviators Ashley Lesley, MD, LCDR MC(FS) USNR Randy Birt , OD, LCDR MSC USN Naval Hospital Lemoore and University of California Davis Eye Center.
The Effects of Refractive Surgery on the Carrier Landing Grades of Naval AviatorsAshley Lesley, MD, LCDR MC(FS) USNRRandy Birt, OD, LCDR MSC USNNaval Hospital Lemoore andUniversity of California Davis Eye Center
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This study was supported by the United States Navy.
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