Articles: PDF OnlyQuantifiable astigmatism correction: Concepts and suggestions, 1986Nordan, Lee T. M.D.aAuthor Information La Jolla, California aReprint requests to Lee T. Nordan, M.D., Scripps Memorial Hospital Medical Building, 9834 Genesee Avenue, Suite 209, La Jolla, California 92037. Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery: September 1986 - Volume 12 - Issue 5 - p 507-518 doi: 10.1016/S0886-3350(86)80125-0 Free Metrics Abstract Astigmatism control and correction is of great concern to refractive, cataract, and corneal surgeons. This paper presents a systematic surgical approach to astigmatism based on my experience. Concepts to improve predictability of astigmatic keratotomy are offered for consideration. © Williams & Wilkins 1986. All Rights Reserved.