*  Patent US5549599 - Apparatus for laser surgery on a cornea - Google Patents
The apparatus has a first set device for setting the removing area in removal of stroma of the cornea, a second set device for ... a device for changing a mode to remove away the epithelium to a mode to remove the stroma of the cornea based on detected ... a device for detecting whether removal of the epithelium from the cornea is accomplished, ... thereby to remove away the stroma from the cornea in a desired shape. ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US5549599?dq=3691140
*  Intrastromal Correction of Ametropia by a Femtosecond Laser - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
By these cuts lamellae of the cornea are separated locally, and in the consequence the curvature of the cornea is changed, and ... the cuts generated when using a laser can be generated just inside the cornea without opening the surface of the cornea. This ... Applying defined, pre-programmed patterns (e.g. rings and/or radial cuts)into the human eye cornea. It is a minimal-invasive ... Applying defined, pre-programmed patterns (e.g. rings and/or radial cuts)into the human eye cornea. It is a minimal-invasive ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00928122?recr=Open&cond=%22Refractive+Errors%22&rank=13
*  Use of Cross-linked Donor Corneas as Carriers for the Boston Keratoprosthesis - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Experimental: Riboflavin Cross-linked donor cornea the donor cornea used as a carrier for the Boston Keratoprosthesis will ... Use of Cross-linked Donor Corneas as Carriers for the Boston Keratoprosthesis. This study has been completed. ... The corneal cross-linking technique has been shown to strengthen the cornea and resist degradation by the body's own enzymes. ... The use of highly-resistant donor corneas is meant to eliminate the serious post-operative complication of corneal melting ( ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01582880?term=pemphigoid&recr=Open&lup_s=04%2F10%2F2012&lup_d=180
*  Anatomy Of The Eye - Laser Eye Surgery | Vision Correction London
Light rays enter the eye through the cornea. The cornea refracts the light rays in such a way that they pass freely through the ... If our corneas are not perfectly round (astigmatism) or if they are more curved or more flat relative to the size of our ... The cornea is the convex, transparent front window of the eye. It refracts (bends) light as it enters the eye and provides most ... It is flexible, which allows it to focus light on the retina and is second only to the cornea in terms of its focussing ability ...
  https://www.visioncorrection.london/eye-conditions/anatomy-eye/
*  Patente US6197019 - Universal implant blank for modifying corneal curvature and methods of ... - Google Patentes
A flap-like portion of the live cornea is removed to expose an inner surface of the cornea, and the blank is positioned on the ... The laser beam can also be directed onto certain portions of the laser surface of the cornea to ablate those surfaces of the ... The flap-like portion of the cornea is repositioned over the remaining portion of the blank, so that the remaining portion of ... the blank influences the shape of the reattached flap-like portion of the cornea and thus modifies the curvature of the cornea. ...
  http://www.google.es/patents/US6197019?hl=es&dq=flatulence
*  Chapter 23. Infectious Keratitis in Children | Pediatric Practice: Infectious Disease | AccessPediatrics | McGraw-Hill Medical
The cornea is covered by the tear film, which functions as first-line defense against infections. The normal tear film contains ... The adult human cornea measures 10-12 mm horizontally and 10-11 mm vertically. The average corneal thickness is 555 ± 37 μm ... Behind the cornea, the anterior chamber contains a clear fluid, the aqueous humor. Anterior segment structures visible with the ... Infections of the cornea (i.e., infectious keratitis) are potentially sight threatening. They require prompt diagnosis and ...
  http://accesspediatrics.mhmedical.com/content.aspx?bookid=453§ionid=40249687
*  Patent US4770172 - Method of laser-sculpture of the optically used portion of the cornea - Google Patents
... wherein controlled ultraviolet irradiation of the cornea is operative to surgically ablate corneal tissue within an epithelium- ... free area which is in the optically used central region of the cornea; the control is such as to effect a predetermined ... The invention contemplates removal of epithelium-layer material from the anterior surface of the cornea, as a step preparatory ... In the drawing, the circle 10 of cornea-sculpting action is seen in the central optically used portion of a cornea 11, and a ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US4770172?dq=5708422
*  Exploring Directionality In Second-harmonic Cornea Microscopy | IOVS | ARVO Journals
... in post-mortem porcine corneas. The directionality of the SH signal is imaged with a CMOS camera and the corneas are posteriori ... The aim of this study is to examine in further detail the directionality of SH radiation produced by collagen in the cornea and ... The two radiation patterns have been used in separate for the cornea collagen imaging and for a range of different numerical ... Exploring Directionality In Second-harmonic Cornea Microscopy You will receive an email whenever this article is corrected, ...
  http://iovs.arvojournals.org/article.aspx?articleid=2348849
*  Serum Albumin in Mammalian Cornea: Implications for Clinical Application | IOVS | ARVO Journals
For bovine cornea, either whole corneas or epithelia that had been scraped from corneas were put into extraction buffer, cells ... 1992) Albumin in the cornea is oxidized by hydrogen peroxide Cornea 11,567-572 [CrossRef] [PubMed] ... 1995) Quantitation of ultraviolet light-absorbing fractions of the cornea Cornea 14,266-272 [CrossRef] [PubMed] ... 4 5) . This pattern of staining was present throughout these corneas, except that bovine cornea had an elevated staining at the ...
  http://iovs.arvojournals.org/article.aspx?articleid=2200229
*  Scientists characterize proteome of human cornea
An international group of researchers has characterized the proteome of the human cornea. In doing so, they have identified 141 ... or thinning and change of curvature of the cornea (keratoconus)." In order to learn more about the cornea and corneal disorders ... which indicate that they originate from the blood stream around the cornea and are not produced in the cornea," notes Dr. ... The cornea is the transparent, dome-shaped window that covers the front of the eye. Although it is clear and seems to lack ...
  http://www.innovations-report.com/html/reports/life-sciences/report-47353.html
*  Patent US6342053 - Apparatus for cornea reshaping - Google Patents
The coupler conducts heat from the anterior portion of the cornea during the heating of the stroma by the light energy. The ... the coupler also acts as a mask to prevent accidental exposure of the central optic zone to any light energy during the cornea ... called a coupler and it is made of a material which is substantially transparent to the light energy used to reshape the cornea ... as it has a corneal engaging surface with a radius of curvature which approximates the desired emmetropic shape of the cornea. ...
  http://www.google.co.uk/patents/US6342053
*  Prolonged sun can cause tissue on cornea - UPI.com
The surface of the eye and the cornea are particularly vulnerable to the sun's rays and that's why a U.S. eye expert recommends ... Sun damage can burn corneas, cause cancer *Simple procedure may prevent cornea transplant in common eye condition *Study: One ... DALLAS, July 27 (UPI) -- The surface of the eye and the cornea are particularly vulnerable to the sun's rays and that's why a U ... "Excessive exposure may increase the risk for the formation of a fleshy tissue over the cornea, some forms of cataract, and ...
  https://www.upi.com/Health_News/2012/07/27/Prolonged-sun-can-cause-tissue-on-cornea/UPI-44381343447201/
*  Cornea
The cornea directs light rays into the eye and helps focus them on the light - sensitive retina at the back of the eye, ... Vision problems such as astigmatism or nearsightedness (myopia) are often caused by changes in the normal shape of the cornea ... The cornea is the outer, clear, round structure that covers the colored part of the eye (iris) and the pupil. ... Cornea. The cornea is the outer, clear, round structure that covers the colored part of the eye (iris) and the pupil. The ...
  https://www.webmd.com/hw-popup/cornea
*  cornea - Wiktionary
cornea (plural corneas). *(anatomy) The transparent layer making up the outermost front part of the eye, covering the iris, ... du Cange, Charles (1883), "cornea", in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et ... Retrieved from "https://en.wiktionary.org/w/index.php?title=cornea&oldid=47384792" ...
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*  Cornea
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*  Cornea | Modern medicine
Ophthalmology Times asked readers for insights on antibiotics and eye infections from clinicians in the field - including experience with postoperative infections after eye surgery, if you use topical antibiotic prior to cataract surgery, how you choose antibiotics in a routine surgical prophylaxis, and more. The 118 U.S.-based ophthalmologists who responded were entered into a drawing to win a $200 gift card. Here are the survey results. ...
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*  Cornea | Modern medicine
In 2016, Vision Share eye banks provided more than half the supply of U.S. donor corneas with over 20,000 placements. It has ...
  http://www.modernmedicine.com/tag/cornea?page=3
*  Cornea transplant - Multimedia - Mayo Clinic
Cornea transplant uses donor tissue to restore your vision and reduce pain from cornea disease. Our overview helps you see the ... Endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK & DMEK). Cornea Research Foundation of America. http://www.cornea.org/Learning-Center/Cornea- ... Facts about the cornea and corneal disease. National Eye Institute. http://www.nei.nih.gov/health/cornealdisease/. Accessed Oct ... About cornea transplantation. American Academy of Ophthalmology. https://www.aao.org/eye-health/treatments/about-corneal- ...
  https://www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/cornea-transplant/more-about/multimedia/ssc-20380930?footprints=mine
*  Cornea Diseases and Disorders
The UPMC Eye Center's cornea services department diagnoses and treats corneal diseases and disorders including corneal ... Cornea Services. The UPMC Eye Center's cornea services department diagnoses and treats corneal diseases and disorders including ... When a diseased cornea cannot be treated with corrective lenses or medications, surgery may be necessary. The UPMC Eye Center ...
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*  Swollen Cornea.... - Eye Care - MedHelp
They said my cornea was swollen and I had almost like little water bubbles blurring my vision. My doc said most likely because ... Swollen Cornea..... I just went to the doctor and am totally freaked out. They said my cornea was swollen and I had almost like ... They said my cornea was swollen and I had almost like little water bubbles blurring my vision. My doc said most likely because ... If you have swelling of the cornea most Eye MDs will advise NOT wearing the contacts till swelling is gone then re-evaluating ...
  http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Eye-Care/Swollen-Cornea/show/622193
*  Cornea Donor Study
... clinicaltrials.gov The Cornea Donor Study (CDS) was designed as a prospective cohort study with the following objectives: To ... The cornea surgeon (investigator) and patient were masked to donor age and characteristics of the donor cornea. Preoperative ... Cornea Donor Study (CDS) was designed as a prospective cohort study with the following objectives:. To determine whether the ... Human corneas usually are not available for research, as they are used for transplantation only. At the same time, scientific ...
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*  Most Popular Articles : Cornea
Cornea Preservation Time Study: Methods and Potential Impact on the Cornea Donor Pool in the United States. Lass, Jonathan H.; ... Cornea 2013;32(Suppl): S43-S45-Retracted. Yamanaka, Osamu; Sumioka, Takayoshi; Saika, Shizuya ... Corneal Endothelial Cell Integrity in Precut Human Donor Corneas Enhanced by Autocrine Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide. Koh, Shay ... Corneal Densitometry in Healthy Corneas and Its Correlation With Endothelial Morphometry. Tekin, Kemal; Sekeroglu, Mehmet Ali; ...
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*  Germany's Artificial Cornea Restores Sight - Slashdot
Submission + - Germany's Artificial Cornea Restores Sight (singularityhub.com) Submitted by kkleiner on Monday June 07, 2010 @ ... The artificial cornea has passed clinical trials and is ready to see expanded use in patients this year.. ...
  https://science.slashdot.org/submission/1254762/germanys-artificial-cornea-restores-sight?sdsrc=rel
*  On Ulcers of the Cornea | The BMJ
On Ulcers of the Cornea Prov Med Surg J 1845; s1-9 :435 ... On Ulcers of the Cornea. Prov Med Surg J 1845; s1-9 doi: https ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/s1-9/28/435