Cross-linking for Corneal Ulcers Treatment Trial

Trial ID or NCT#

NCT02570321

Status

recruiting iconRECRUITING

Purpose

The primary purpose of this study is to determine if patients randomized to corneal collagen cross-linking plus medical therapy will have a lower prevalence of positive bacterial or fungal cultures immediately after the procedure than patients who received medical therapy alone. The secondary purpose of this study is to determine if patients randomized to corneal collagen cross-linking will have a better visual acuity at 3 and 12 months than patients who receive medical therapy alone.

Official Title

Cross-linking for Corneal Ulcers Treatment Trial

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: Older than 18 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No

Investigator(s)

Jennifer Rose-Nussbaumer
Jennifer Rose-Nussbaumer
Ophthalmologist
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology