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Collagen Crosslinking With Ultraviolet-A in Asymmetric Corneas

2014-08-27 03:17:36 | BioPortfolio

Summary

To evaluate the efficacy of ultraviolet-A (UVA)-induced cross-linking of corneal collagen (CXL) as a method to increase the biomechanical and biochemical stability of the cornea by inducing additional cross-links within or between collagen fibers using UVA light and the photo- mediator riboflavin. The purpose of this study is to generate data for presentation at medical meetings and for peer-review publication

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Keratoconus

Intervention

Ciprofloxicine or Vigamox or other., Nonsteroidal (Acular, Voltaren Xibrom, etc), Steroid (FML, Pred Forte, Flarex, etc.)

Location

The Center for Excellence in Eye Care
Miami
Florida
United States

Status

Recruiting

Source

Innovative Medical

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:17:36-0400

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