[Ten years of corneal donation to the Hospital São Paulo Eye Bank: characteristics of cornea donors from 1996 to 2005].

@article{Adn2008TenYO,
  title={[Ten years of corneal donation to the Hospital S{\~a}o Paulo Eye Bank: characteristics of cornea donors from 1996 to 2005].},
  author={Consuelo Bueno Diniz Ad{\'a}n and Amanda Rocha Diniz and D{\'e}bora Perlatto and Fl{\'a}vio Eduardo Hirai and Elcio Hideo Sato},
  journal={Arquivos brasileiros de oftalmologia},
  year={2008},
  volume={71 2},
  pages={176-81}
}
BACKGROUND Despite all efforts towards the improvement of the eye bank system, the shortage of corneal tissue for transplant is still an important issue in Brazil. The Hospital São Paulo Eye Bank aims to provide high-quality ocular tissues for surgery starting with rigorous selection of donors. PURPOSE To investigate the characteristics of cornea donors to the Hospital São Paulo Eye Bank during a 10-year period. METHODS Retrospective analysis of Hospital São Paulo Eye Bank records from… CONTINUE READING
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