Clinical Trials

About Clinical Trials

There has been a great deal of interest in the keratoconus community about clinical trials since corneal crosslinking trials were started in the US. The following will help you better understand clinical trials.

A clinical trial is a research study that tests how well new medical approaches work in people to answer scientific questions about a drug, a vaccine, a procedure or therapy or a new way of using a known treatment or compare a new treatment to a treatment that is already available.

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Corneal Crosslinking Sites in the US

To locate a corneal crosslinking clinical trial site click here.

Imaging the Cornea

Massachusetts General Hospital’s Wellman Center for Photomedicine and MEEI are looking for volunteers for a research study on Imaging the Cornea.
Click here for more information.

Learn more about clinical trials for keratoconus.