Under-flap stromal bed CXL for early post-LASIK ectasia: a novel treatment technique

@inproceedings{Wallerstein2017UnderflapSB,
  title={Under-flap stromal bed CXL for early post-LASIK ectasia: a novel treatment technique},
  author={Avi Wallerstein and Eser Adiguzel and Mathieu Gauvin and Nima Mohammad-Shahi and Mark E. Cohen},
  booktitle={Clinical ophthalmology},
  year={2017}
}
PURPOSE Collagen cross-linking (CXL) for post-laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) ectasia (PLE) is traditionally performed either epi-on or epi-off on the corneal surface. This study describes a novel technique in treating early PLE with under-flap CXL (ufCXL) to the stromal bed and reports on 6-month outcomes. PATIENTS AND METHODS Case series… CONTINUE READING