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    • Deep anterior lamellar transplant using lyophilized and optisol corneas in patients with keratoconus 

      Farias, Roberta [UNIFESP]; Barbosa, Luciene [UNIFESP]; Lima, Acacio; Mayumi, Eliane; Lourenco, Andrea; Freitas, Denise de [UNIFESP]; Allemann, Norma; Vieira, Luis (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008-10-01)
      Purpose: Prospective randomized clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy of lyophilized corneas for deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty (DALK) in patients with keratoconus.Methods: Ten eyes underwent DALK and received corneas ...

    • Femtosecond laser-assisted deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty in phototherapeutic keratectomy versus the big-bubble technique in keratoconus 

      Macedo, Jarbas Pereira de [UNIFESP]; Oliveira, Lauro Augusto de [UNIFESP]; Hirai, Flávio Eduardo [UNIFESP]; Sousa, Luciene Barbosa de [UNIFESP] (Ijo Press, 2018)
      AIM: To compare the functional and anatomic results of femtosecond laser (FSL)-assisted deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty (DALK) associated with phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) and FSL-assisted DALK performed using ...

    • Pediatric corneal transplants 

      Trief, Danielle; Marquezan, Maria C. [UNIFESP]; Rapuano, Christopher J.; Prescott, Christina R. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2017)
      Purpose of reviewPediatric keratoplasty poses unique challenges in clinical and surgical management. However, successful transplantation can afford a child vision in an otherwise poorly seeing eye. This review will provide ...

    • Retained Host Descemet Membrane (Auto-DMET) During Conversion of Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty to Penetrating Keratoplasty: A Case Report 

      Vianna, Lucas Monferrari Monteiro [UNIFESP]; Woreta, Fasika; Kiely, Amanda E.; Jun, Albert S. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014-08-01)
      Purpose: The aim of this study was to relate a case of deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty (DALK) converted to penetrating keratoplasty in which the host central Descemet membrane (DM) with a large perforation was left ...