Mechanical versus transepithelial phototherapeutic keratectomy epithelial removal followed by accelerated corneal crosslinking for pediatric keratoconus: Long-term results


Sarac O., Kosekahya P., Caglayan M., Tanriverdi B., Uzel A. G. T. , Cagil N.

JOURNAL OF CATARACT AND REFRACTIVE SURGERY, vol.44, no.7, pp.827-835, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2018.04.039
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CATARACT AND REFRACTIVE SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.827-835

Abstract

Purpose: To compare the 36-month outcomes of mechanical or transepithelial phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) epithelial removal before accelerated corneal crosslinking (CXL) for pediatric keratoconus.