Transcorneal Electrical Stimulation: Background and Application in Ophthalmology
Title: Transcorneal Electrical Stimulation: Background and Application in Ophthalmology
Author: Rebekah Gensure
Keywords/Main Subjects: Transcorneal electrical stimulation; Retinitis pigmentosa
Secondary CORE Category: Retina and Vitreous / Hereditary and Choroidal Dystrophies / Diffuse Photoreceptor Dystrophies
Brief Description: This is a review of the use of transcorneal electrical stimulation in the treatment of retinitis pigmentosa. A review of transcorneal eletrical stimulation is presented. Research into the potential of transcorneal electrostimulation in the treatment of retinitis pigmentosa in an animal model is presented. Results of small human clinical trials are also presented.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds