Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking (CXL)

30TH MAY 2018
09:00 - 09:30

Introduction: aim of the CXL course together with the wetlab and introduction of the presented speakers

09:30 - 10:00

CXL: The Basics
Corneal structure and biomechanics
Keratoconus
Post-LASIK corneal Ectasia
Corneal topography

10:00 - 10:30

Epi-Off CXL
Epi-On CXL
Epi- Disruption CXL
Standard Vs Accelerated CXL
Customized CXL

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 - 11:30

Company presentation: Types of riboflavin and clinical applications

11:30 - 12:00

Paediatric Keratoconus
Paediatric CXL
CXL/PRK and Xtra procedures
PACK-CXL for corneal infections

12:00 - 12:30

CXL in very thin corneas
CXL as a refractive procedure
Complications of CXL

12:30 - 13:00

CXL + SMILE in suspected keratoconus (clinical cases)

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 15:30

Wetlab

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee break

16:00 - 18:30

Wetlab