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Evolution in surgical techniques and indications for corneal transplantation: past, present, and future

      For several years now, the excellent studies by Allan Slomovic and his group have informed us about the evolution of indications and techniques for corneal transplantation in Ontario and Canada.
      • Cao K.Y.
      • Dorrepaal S.J.
      • Seamone C.
      • Slomovic A.R.
      Demographics of corneal transplantation in Canada in 2004.
      • Dorrepaal S.J.
      • Cao K.Y.
      • Slomovic A.R.
      Indications for penetrating keratoplasty in a tertiary referral centre in Canada, 1996-2004.
      • Liu E.
      • Slomovic A.R.
      Indications for penetrating keratoplasty in Canada, 1986-1995.
      These studies are, in fact, the main source of information on the subject in the country.
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