SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES

THE SCIENCE BEHIND CXL and PACK-CXL

Review on PACK-Crosslinking
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The most recent and complete overview about this exciting new technology to treat corneal infections with UV light and Vitamin B2.
July 10, 2015
PACK-CXL in fungal keratitis
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Article describing the successful use of PACK-CXL as primary therapy in contact lens-related fungal keratitis.
December 15, 2014
Prospective study on PACK-CXL
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The so far largest study on PACK-CXL for the treatment of advanced corneal ulcers. Led by ELZA member Farhad Hafezi.
December 10, 2014
PACK-CXL can be accelerated
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ELZA research shows that PACK-CXL can be accelerated from 30 minutes to 150 seconds only, while maintaining efficacy.
December 5, 2014
Defining PACK-CXL for keratitis
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ELZA members define the new term for cross-linking for corneal infection.
July 3, 2014
Impact of Fluorescein on PACK-CXL
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Study showing that the eye surgeon must avoid fluorescein staining of a corneal ulcer immediately prior to PACK-CXL.
December 9, 2013
CXL in Bullous Keratopathy, Veterinary Use
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Scientific study on the value of PACK-CXL for the treatment of bullous keratopathy for veterinary use.
August 16, 2013
CXL for Melting Keratitis, Veterinary Use
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Case series on the use of PACK-CXL for melting keratitis in the veterinary field.
August 8, 2013
CXL in Infectious Corneal Melting, Veterinary Use
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Scientific study on the value of PACK-CXL for the treatment of infectious and non-infectious corneal melting for veterinary use.
July 11, 2013
PACK-CXL to treat Acanthamoeba keratitis
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ELZA members on the effectiveness of Cross-Linking to treat Acanthamoeba keratitis.
March 21, 2013
Cross-linking for Infectious Keratitis
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The very first report on cross-linking for corneal infection.
May 16, 2008