Comparison of Collagen Cross-Linking and Amniotic Membrane Transplantation in an Experimental Alkali Burn Rabbit Model

Subasi S. , Altintas O., Yardimoglu M. , YAZIR Y. , KARAMAN S., Rencber S. H. , ...More

CORNEA, vol.36, no.9, pp.1106-1115, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 36 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/ico.0000000000001276
  • Title of Journal : CORNEA
  • Page Numbers: pp.1106-1115
  • Keywords: amniotic membrane transplantation, collagen cross-linking, corneal alkali burn, rabbit, ACUTE OCULAR BURNS, CORNEAL NEOVASCULARIZATION, MEDICAL THERAPY, ULTRAVIOLET-A, RIBOFLAVIN, ULCERATION, APOPTOSIS, BEVACIZUMAB, FAILURE, ADJUNCT


Purpose: To compare the effects of collagen cross-linking (CXL) and amniotic membrane transplantation (AMT) on acute corneal alkali burns.