Abstract: although visual acuity can be recovered quickly after myopia surgery, the postoperative visual acuity is stable, and good eye habits need to be developed. Therefore, it is recommended not to stay up late and use your eyes in the early stage after operation. The time of watching TV, using computer, mobile phone or reading should not be too long.
carry eye drops
it is recommended that those who have completed the operation carry eye drops prescribed by ophthalmologists. If you feel a slight foreign body sensation, redness, swelling or tears in your eyes, do not rub all sides of your eyes, especially the area from the upper eyelid to the eyebrows, so as to avoid inflammation or infection.
use therapeutic eye drops and artificial tears to alleviate and treat eye discomfort according to the professional guidance of ophthalmologists. If you still do not adapt, you should return to the original operating hospital for examination as soon as possible.
try not to stay up late to use the eyes
myopia. Although the vision can be recovered soon after the operation, the postoperative vision is stable, and good eye habits need to be developed. Therefore, it is recommended not to stay up late and use your eyes in the early stage after operation. The time of watching TV, using computer, mobile phone or reading should not be too long.
usually use the computer or mobile phone for 40-50 minutes within a week after operation, and then look at the distant scenery for about 15 minutes. Rest for 10 minutes after two weeks, 5 minutes after three weeks, and 2 minutes after one month. Develop good eye habits and let your eyes rest properly.
do not allow sewage to flow into the eyes
myopia after operation, due to the fragile eyes, special attention should be paid not to allow sewage or detergent to flow into the eyes when cleaning.
when washing your face, don’t pour water on your face, wipe it gently with a towel, and try not to rub it to the upper eyelid or black eye.
if you want to clean eye secretions, you can prepare a clean cotton swab, gently wipe both sides of the corner of the eye, and take the dirty things away from the eyes by picking the cotton swab outward.
if you want to wash your hair, you’d better go to the barbershop. Wash your hair with a clean towel or paper towel over your eyes to prevent water or detergent from flowing into your eyes.
do not swim within 3 months after operation to prevent the impact of external forces.
try not to smoke or drink.
in order to avoid aggravating eye discomfort, diet does not need special attention, and avoid smoking and alcohol in the early stage after operation.
pay attention to eye care in life
please wear windshield glasses or sunglasses when you go out after operation.
do not use cosmetics in the eyes within one month after operation, and avoid foreign bodies entering the eyes.
do not swim within 3 months after operation.
try to reduce sports prone to collision (football and basketball). After
operation, avoid contact with irritating gas and dusty environment.