The science behind CXL and PACK-CXL
The advantages of performing corneal cross-linking (CXL) at the slit lamp are well established. It brings CXL out of the operating theater, to anywhere where
It has been quite the debate. Should surgeons drop riboflavin onto the cornea during the UV irradiation part of a corneal cross-linking (CXL) procedure, or
Photoactivated chromophore for keratitis-corneal cross-linking (PACK-CXL) has progressed a great deal since it was first developed (1) as a treatment for infectious keratitis and corneal
Nikki Hafezi’s successful launch of slit lamp cross-linking technology.
It’s clear that there is a link between eye rubbing and keratoconus. Eye rubbing can alter the strength of the cornea, which can cause keratoconus to