Eye Banking and Corneal Donations: International Considerations
Title: Eye Banking and Corneal Donations: International Considerations
Author: Mark Mifflin
Keywords/Main Subjects: Eye Bank; Corneal transplant; Corneal graft; International
Diagnosis: Cornea Transplant
Brief Description: This is a presentation of the techniques and regulations of eye banking for corneal transplant. A discussion how to regulate and evaluate eye banking in developing countries is undertaken. Tissue safety and donor eligibility are discussed. Statistics of the need and availability of corneal eye banking are given.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds