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Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume 2014, Article ID 614380, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/614380
Clinical Study

Evaluation of Epithelial Integrity with Various Transepithelial Corneal Cross-Linking Protocols for Treatment of Keratoconus

1Center for Refractive Surgery, Eye Department at St. Franziskus Hospital, Muenster, Hohenzollernring 70, 48145 Muenster, Germany
2Eye Clinic, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany
3Avedro, Waltham, MA 02451, USA

Received 17 June 2014; Accepted 16 July 2014; Published 12 August 2014

Academic Editor: Elias Jarade

Copyright © 2014 Suphi Taneri et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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