TITLE

DSAEK May Offer a Better Alternative for Children

PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Review of Ophthalmology;Aug2008 Part 1 of 2, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the potential of Descemets stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK) to improve vision among children with corneal disease in the U.S. It is said that DSAEK could give an option to the conventional corneal transplantation which has been known as a difficult procedure for children. This result is based on the case studies performed by Bennie H. Jeng and colleagues at the Cleveland Clinic Cole Eye Institute and Mark M. Fernandez and colleagues.
ACCESSION #
34179843

 

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