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Research & Reviews  822 results

Histological findings of corneal tissue after failed phototherapeutic keratectomy in ma...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9080147
BMC Ophthalmology; Gassel CJ, Rohrbach JM et. al.

May 9th, 2022 - Macular corneal dystrophy is a rare inherited disease of the cornea leading to deposits mainly in the stroma. Affected patients suffer from progressive loss of visual acuity which should be treated with penetrating keratoplasty. This is the first ...

Outcomes of corneal transplantation in Australia, in an era of lamellar keratoplasty.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ceo.14089
Clinical & Experimental Ophthalmology; Williams KA, Keane MC

May 1st, 2022 - Widespread adoption of modern lamellar procedures has altered the pattern of practice of corneal transplantation. Herein, we describe recent findings from the Australian Corneal Graft Registry and place these data into an international context. Th...

Evolution of corneal transplantation techniques and their indications in a French corne...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9053824
PloS One; Malleron V, Bloch F et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - This retrospective cohort study assessed the evolution of corneal transplantation and its indications in the last 21 years (2000-2020) in a specialized ophthalmology department in a tertiary referral center in France. The surgical techniques and i...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  18 results

Assessment of Corneal Graft Attachment in Patients With Fuchs Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy Following DMEK Using Ultra-high Resolution OCT
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02542644

Apr 7th, 2022 - Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy (FECD) is a progressive disease characterized by the loss of endothelial cells, thickening of Descemet's membrane and deposition of extracellular matrix in the form of guttae. This result in failure of the endot...

CHED - Congenital Hereditary Endothelial Dystrophy: New Paradigm Shift in Therapy Using Topical Eye Drops
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04843839

Apr 14th, 2021 - Introduction: Corneal endothelial cell loss is often associated with blinding endothelial corneal dystrophies: relatively seen more frequently dominantly inherited (5%) FECD (Fuchs Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy) and rare recessive CHED1. Mutations...

Inflammatory Mediators of Glaucoma After Corneal Transplantation (AH-Tears)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04339907

Oct 27th, 2020 - The only curative treatment for corneal diseases that progress to vision loss is corneal transplantation (CT). Penetrating keratoplasty (PK) involves the surgical replacement of the host cornea with a donor cornea. In cases of graft failure with s...

Endothelial Cell Loss After Penetrating Keratoplasty
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04457063

Jul 7th, 2020 - Penetrating keratoplasty (PKP) is considered a safe and effective procedure.This work aimed at the assessment of corneal endothelial cell loss after toric ICL implantation for correction of myopia and astigmatism after penetrating keratoplasty.

Accelerated Versus Standard CXL in the Treatment of Ectasia Post Refractive Surgery and Penetrating Keratoplasty.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03791684

Jan 4th, 2019 - Purpose: The aim of this study is to compare the clinical outcomes of the Standard CXL and the AC CXL in patients with progressive corneal ectasia post refractive surgery and penetrating keratoplasty. Setting: Menoufia University Hospital, Egypt D...

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News  38 results

Is Crosslinked Corneal Donor Tissue Beneficial in PK?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/891507

Jan 25th, 2018 - Use of Donors Predisposed by Corneal Collagen Cross-linking in Penetrating Keratoplasty for Treating Patients With Keratoconus Huang T, Ye R, Ouyang C, Hou C, Hu Y, Wu Q Am J Ophthalmol. 2017;184:115-120 Background Eyes with keratoconus undergoing...

Eyebank Prep Processes Promote Fungal Growth in Endothelial Keratoplasty Tissue
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/886802

Oct 11th, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Fungi are more likely to grow when donor corneal tissue is processed for endothelial keratoplasty than for other uses, perhaps because of the greater time spent at room temperature, according to data from the Eversight ...

Eyebank Prep Processes Promote Fungal Growth in Endothelial Keratoplasty Tissue
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/886802

Oct 11th, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Fungi are more likely to grow when donor corneal tissue is processed for endothelial keratoplasty than for other uses, perhaps because of the greater time spent at room temperature, according to data from the Eversight ...

Predictors of Fungal Keratitis-related Corneal Perforation Identified
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/884660

Aug 25th, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Baseline presence of hypopyon and infiltrate depth and size are significant predictors of corneal perforation and/or need for therapeutic penetrating keratoplasty (TPK) in patients with severe fungal keratitis, research...

One Patient, One Eye, 27 Contacts: Ophthalmology Times
https://www.medpagetoday.com/ophthalmology/generalophthalmology/67000

Aug 1st, 2017 - Getting one, maybe two, contact lenses lost in your eye is a rather common occurrence. But 27 lenses stuck on an eye? One ophthalmologist shares this intriguing patient case. Patients undergoing endothelial keratoplasty procedures may have a great...

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