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PDF File Eye Surgery in Hot Climates (Full). The world is entering the 21st century and our lives and health are being transformed more and more by modern technology. Many of us have access to things that our parents could only dream about, and our grandparents couldn’t even imagine.This technology is changing the way eye surgery is performed and all the time this change is happening faster and faster. Let us take a brief look backwards into history. The first clear description of eye surgery was in the code of Hammurabi, a king of ancient Babylon about 4,000 years ago.This was a set of laws which laid down the fees for eye operations and the penalties for unsuccessful ones.These could be rather severe. A surgeon could have his hand amputated for a failed operation.