Corneal Transplants: The Global Need for an Innovative Solution
Title: Corneal Transplants: The Global Need for an Innovative Solution
Author: Samuel Thomas
Keywords/Main Subjects: Corneal Transplant; International; Artificial cornea; penetrating keratoplasty; keratoprosthesis; Boston K-pro; Eye Banking
Diagnosis: Cornea Transplant
Brief Description: This is a review of the impact and prevalence of corneal blindness world-wide. A presentation of the need for cornea transplant materials and a modification of the Boston K-Pro is presented.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds