Table 7

 Summary of published survival rates in paediatric keratoplasty

StudyMean follow up period (years)Survival rate (%)
CongenitalAcquired non-traumaticAcquired traumaticOverall
*Only follow up range reported.
Stulting et al1 1984160737066
Dana et al2 1995180768480
Aasuri et al4 20001.364715566
Legeais et al12 19902.138797172
Erlich et al13 19911.729407146
Cowden et al3 19901–10*56505654
Current study1788510082