DWEK: A New Treatment for Fuchs’ Endothelial Dystrophy
Contact: Nikki Byrne, [E] email@example.com, [P] 02 8336 8616
- 1. Understand that Fuch’s Endothelial Dystrophy is the commonest cause of endothelial failure and there are potential new treatment strategies for this.
- 2.Understand the difference between endothelial keratoplasties: Descemet’s Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK) versus Descemet’s Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK)
- 3.Understand that there is a new technique called DWEK/DSO, which does not involve a corneal transplant and that this is a very promising technique that we are currently recruiting for clinical trials.
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