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Table 3 Literature Review of LVC for High and Very High Myopia

From: Refractive, visual, and subjective quality of vision outcomes for very high myopia LASIK from − 10.00 to − 13.50 diopters

Author (year) N (eyes) Laser Preop SEQ F/U Postop SEQ Within ± 0.50 D Within ± 1.00 D UDVA 20/20 Loss 1 line of CDVA Loss 2 lines of CDVA Retreats
Very High Myopiaa
 Wallerstein (2020) 114 Alcon 400 Hz −11.02 ± 0.81 D 24 months −0.20 ± 0.65 D 71.9% 93.8% 50.9% 3.5% 0% No
 Artini (2018) [14] 99 Alcon 500 Hz −11.40 D 2 months 0.00 D 69.9% No
 Oruçoğlu (2012) [15] 143 B&L Technolas −21.7 ± 5.80 D 10–15 years −6.09 ± 3.35 D 14% 10.3% No
 Lindbohm (2009) [16] 77 VISX Star S2 −11.70 D 5 years −1.95 ± 1.45 D 40% 8.0% 7.7% 1.9% Yes
 Rosman (2010) [17] 114 VISX 20/20 −12.81 ± 1.64 D 10 years −1.48 ± 1.99 D 28.0% 42.5% 6% Yes
High Myopiab
 Vega-Estrada (2019) [18] 70 Schwind 500 Hz −7.79 ± 1.38 D 5 years −0.24 ± 0.57 D 62% 76% 59% 6% 0% Yes
 Artini (2018) [14] 219 Alcon 500 Hz −8.00 D 2 months 0.00 D 96.1% No
 Xia (2018) [19] 65 Zeiss 500 Hz - 8.05 ± 1.12 D 12 months −0.43 ± 0.82 D 90.8 0% 0% No
 Low (2018) [20] 50 Alcon 400 Hz −9.56 ± 0.86 D 3.6 months 0.26 ± 0.34 D 84.0% 100% 66.0% 0% 2% No
 Niparugs (2018) [21] 93 Alcon 500 Hz −7.83 ± 1.18 D 12 months −0.14 ± 0.30 D 83.7% 96.7% 85.6% 12.9% 0% No
 Liu (2017) [22] 104 Alcon 400 Hz −9.64 D 12 months 0.13 ± 0.04 91% 95% 85.0% 0% 1.9% Yes
 Ikeda (2017) [23] 68 VISX Star S2 −6.70 ± 2.52 12 years −0.74 ± 0.99 D 53% 75% 43.0% 13% 5% No
 Reinstein (2016) [24] 479 Zeiss 250 Hz −9.39 ± 1.22 D 17 monthsc −0.39 ± 0.6 D 55.0% 81% 75.0% 2.9% 0% Nod
 Hashemi (2016) [25, 26] 60 Alcon 500 Hz −8.37 D 18 months −0.24 ± 0.6 D 75.0% 100% 75.0% No
 Ide (2014) [27] 346 APEX Plus −6.42 ± 2.70 10 years −0.67 ± 0.92 D 76.3% 52.0% 4.6% Yes
 Kanellopoulos (2013) [28] 116 Alcon 500 Hz −7.67 D 6 months −0.43 ± 0.09 D 84.0% 96.3% 90.5% 0% 0% No
 Alio (2011) [29] 51 Schwind 500 Hz −8.66 D 6 months −0.42 ± 0.82 D 69.0% 89.6% 58.8% 6.9% 0% No
 Stonecipher (2010) [30] 65 Alcon 400 Hz −7.07 D 6 months −0.56 ± 0.56 D 100% 100% 92.0% _ 0% No
  1. aSEQ > −10.00 D b(SEQ > −6.00 D)
  2. cEstimated average (230 eyes at 24 months + 221 eyes at 12 months + 27 eyes at 6 months = 17.4 months)
  3. dThis study also included outcomes after retreat. This table reports data before retreats