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Management of Early Progressive Corneal Ectasia

Accelerated Crosslinking Principles

Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Cosimo Mazzotta, Frederik Raiskup, Stefano Baiocchi, Giuliano Scarcelli, Marc D. Friedman, Claudio Traversi
    Pages 1-31
  3. Cosimo Mazzotta, Frederik Raiskup, Stefano Baiocchi, Giuliano Scarcelli, Marc D. Friedman, Claudio Traversi
    Pages 33-62
  4. Cosimo Mazzotta, Frederik Raiskup, Stefano Baiocchi, Giuliano Scarcelli, Marc D. Friedman, Claudio Traversi
    Pages 63-97
  5. Cosimo Mazzotta, Frederik Raiskup, Stefano Baiocchi, Giuliano Scarcelli, Marc D. Friedman, Claudio Traversi
    Pages 99-125
  6. Cosimo Mazzotta, Frederik Raiskup, Stefano Baiocchi, Giuliano Scarcelli, Marc D. Friedman, Claudio Traversi
    Pages 127-168
  7. Cosimo Mazzotta, Frederik Raiskup, Stefano Baiocchi, Giuliano Scarcelli, Marc D. Friedman, Claudio Traversi
    Pages 169-196
  8. Cosimo Mazzotta, Frederik Raiskup, Stefano Baiocchi, Giuliano Scarcelli, Marc D. Friedman, Claudio Traversi
    Pages 197-209
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 211-214

About this book

Introduction

This book provides a rapid overview of crosslinking protocols and the therapeutic guidelines to optimize the application according to patients age and ectasia staging. This book is unique in the field of crosslinking therapy, as it gives the readers a complete guide for their daily practice to understand the modern accelerated crosslinking protocols, indications and customized treatment strategies. Ophthalmic specialists, opticians, optometrists and doctors working in ophthalmic settings, will find this book to be a ‘go-to’ guide for furthering clinical knowledge of this specialized treatment for early progressive corneal ectasia.

Keywords

Accelerated Crosslinking Corneal Ectasia Crosslinking Protocols Customized Crosslinking Keratoconus Refractive Crosslinking

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Siena UniversityOphthalmology Speciality School Siena University and Siena Crosslinking CenterSienaItaly
  2. 2.Carl Gustav Carus UniversityDepartment of Ophthalmology Carl Gustav Carus UniversityDresdenGermany
  3. 3.Siena UniversityOphthalmology Speciality School Siena UniversitySienaItaly
  4. 4.University of MarylandDepartment of Bioengineering University of MarylandCollege ParkUSA
  5. 5.AvedroWalthamUSA
  6. 6.Siena UniversityOphthalmology Speciality School Siena UniversitySienaItaly

About the authors

Cosimo Mazzotta MD, PhD is Professor of Corneal Pathology at the Ophthalmology Postgraduate Speciality School, Siena University, Italy and is Director of the Siena International Crosslinking Centre. 

Claudio Traversi MD is Professor of Corneal Surgery and Medical Retina Diseases at the Ophthalmology Postgraduate Speciality School, Siena University, Italy

Stefano Baiocchi MD, PhD, Professor of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, at the Ophthalmology Postgraduate Speciality School, Siena University, Italy

Gian Marco Tosi MD, PhD is Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Director of the Ophthalmology Operative Unit at Siena University, Italy 

Marc D. Friedman, Dr, Avedro, Waltham, MA, USA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Management of Early Progressive Corneal Ectasia
  • Book Subtitle Accelerated Crosslinking Principles
  • Authors Cosimo Mazzotta
    Frederik Raiskup
    Stefano Baiocchi
    Giuliano Scarcelli
    Marc D. Friedman
    Claudio Traversi
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-61137-2
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-61136-5
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-87012-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-61137-2
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIV, 214
  • Number of Illustrations 17 b/w illustrations, 86 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Ophthalmology
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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