Changes in corneal endothelial cell density in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma
Zi-Yan Yu, Bo Qu, Department of Ophthalmology, 4th Affiliated Hospital of China Medical University, Eye hospital of China Medical University, Key Laboratory of Lens Research of Liaoning Province, Shenyang 110005, Liaoning Province, China
Ling Wu, Department of Ophthalmology, the 4th people’s Hospital of Shenyang, Shenyang 110005, Liaoning Province, China
Author contributions: All authors helped to perform the research; Qu B drafted the manuscript; Yu ZY and Wu L reviewed the published articles and analyzed the data; All authors read and approved the final manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: This study was reviewed and approved by the Ethics Committee of the 4th Affiliated Hospital of China Medical University, No. EC-2019-KS-018.
Informed consent statement: Written informed consent was obtained from all of the patients.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors have stated that they have no conflicts of interest.
Data sharing statement: The datasets of this study are readily available from the corresponding author upon reasonable request.
STROBE statement: The guidelines of the STROBE statement have been adopted.
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Corresponding author: Bo Qu, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Dr., Department of Ophthalmology, 4th affiliated Hospital of China Medical University, Eye Hospital of China Medical University, Key Laboratory of Lens Research of Liaoning Province, Shenyang 110005, Liaoning Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: April 9, 2019
Peer-review started: April 12, 2019
First decision: May 31, 2019
Revised: June 28, 2019
Accepted: July 3, 2019
Article in press: July 4, 2019
Published online: August 6, 2019