Table 3

Opinions on cross-linking for infectious keratitis by type of organism

Survey responseHelpful, n/N (%)No effect, n/N (%)Detrimental, n/N (%)
Adjuvant therapy
  Bacterial23/24 (96%)1/24 (4%)0/24 (0%)
  Fungal18/24 (75%)5/24 (21%)1/24 (4%)
  Acanthamoeba11/24 (46%)10/23 (43%)2/23 (9%)
  Unknown organism
Sole therapy
  Bacterial18/24 (75%)4/24 (17%)2/24 (8%)
  Fungal14/24 (58%)7/24 (29%)3/24 (13%)
  Acanthamoeba10/23 (43%)9/23 (39%)4/23 (17%)
  Unknown organism
Experience treating
  Bacterial14/16 (88%)2/16 (13%)0/16 (0%)
  Fungal6/13 (46%)7/13 (54%)0/13 (0%)
  Acanthamoeba6/12 (50%)6/12 (50%)0/12 (0%)
  Unknown organism5/5 (100%)0/5 (0%)0/5 (0%)