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Corneal Transplants: The Global Need for an Innovative Solution

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Title: Corneal Transplants: The Global Need for an Innovative Solution
Author: Samuel Thomas
Date: 09/09/2015
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.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20666
Copyright statement: Copyright 2015. Please see terms of use page for more information.