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Research & Reviews  91 results

Pure phaco: phacoemulsification without ophthalmic viscosurgical devices.
https://doi.org/10.1097/j.jcrs.0000000000000054
Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery; Bardoloi N, Sarkar S et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2020 - The ophthalmic viscosurgical device (OVD) is an essential part of modern phacoemulsification surgery. Many times, OVDs are blamed for intraocular pressure spikes, toxic anterior segment syndrome, and capsular bag distension syndrome. To avoid thes...

Diffuse lamellar keratitis associated with tabletop autoclave biofilms: case series and...
https://doi.org/10.1097/j.jcrs.0000000000000070
Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery; Sorenson AL, Holland S et. al.

Feb 12th, 2020 - To report a diffuse lamellar keratitis (DLK) cluster attributed to autoclave reservoir biofilm and to review the risk and prevention of DLK and toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) caused by such biofilms. Refractive Surgery Center, University o...

Toxic anterior segment syndrome: A review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.survophthal.2019.01.009
Survey of Ophthalmology; Hernandez-Bogantes E, Navas A et. al.

Jan 31st, 2019 - Toxic anterior segment syndrome is a surgical complication characterized by a noninfectious anterior chamber inflammatory reaction having multiple etiologies. The clinical signs (prominent limbus-to-limbus corneal edema, anterior chamber inflammat...

Toxic anterior segment syndrome following phakic posterior chamber IOL: a rarity.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2018-225806
BMJ Case Reports; Singh A, Gupta N et. al.

Dec 20th, 2018 - Implantable collamer lenses (ICL) have gained popularity for correction of myopia where kerato-refractive procedures are not indicated as in cases of high myopic refractive errors. Toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) is a very uncommonly report...

The evolution of toxic anterior segment syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1097/ICU.0000000000000540
Current Opinion in Ophthalmology; Shouchane-Blum K, Dotan A et. al.

Nov 29th, 2018 - Toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) is a surgical complication resulting from a noninfectious inflammatory reaction to substances used during intraocular ophthalmic surgery. Continuous reporting of new information concerning risk factors and po...

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Guidelines  1 results

Guidelines for the Cleaning and Sterilization of Intraocular Surgical Instruments - 2018
https://www.aao.org/clinical-statement/guidelines-cleaning-sterilization-intraocular
Ophthalmic Instrument Cleaning and Sterilization (OICS) Task Force

Mar 31st, 2018 - Postoperative infectious endophthalmitis and toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) are rare, but potentially sight-threatening complications of cataract and other intraocular surgery. The small volume of the eye and its sensitivity to minute amou.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  101 results

Pure phaco: phacoemulsification without ophthalmic viscosurgical devices.
https://doi.org/10.1097/j.jcrs.0000000000000054
Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery; Bardoloi N, Sarkar S et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2020 - The ophthalmic viscosurgical device (OVD) is an essential part of modern phacoemulsification surgery. Many times, OVDs are blamed for intraocular pressure spikes, toxic anterior segment syndrome, and capsular bag distension syndrome. To avoid thes...

Diffuse lamellar keratitis associated with tabletop autoclave biofilms: case series and...
https://doi.org/10.1097/j.jcrs.0000000000000070
Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery; Sorenson AL, Holland S et. al.

Feb 12th, 2020 - To report a diffuse lamellar keratitis (DLK) cluster attributed to autoclave reservoir biofilm and to review the risk and prevention of DLK and toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) caused by such biofilms. Refractive Surgery Center, University o...

Toxic anterior segment syndrome: A review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.survophthal.2019.01.009
Survey of Ophthalmology; Hernandez-Bogantes E, Navas A et. al.

Jan 31st, 2019 - Toxic anterior segment syndrome is a surgical complication characterized by a noninfectious anterior chamber inflammatory reaction having multiple etiologies. The clinical signs (prominent limbus-to-limbus corneal edema, anterior chamber inflammat...

Toxic anterior segment syndrome following phakic posterior chamber IOL: a rarity.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2018-225806
BMJ Case Reports; Singh A, Gupta N et. al.

Dec 20th, 2018 - Implantable collamer lenses (ICL) have gained popularity for correction of myopia where kerato-refractive procedures are not indicated as in cases of high myopic refractive errors. Toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) is a very uncommonly report...

The evolution of toxic anterior segment syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1097/ICU.0000000000000540
Current Opinion in Ophthalmology; Shouchane-Blum K, Dotan A et. al.

Nov 29th, 2018 - Toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) is a surgical complication resulting from a noninfectious inflammatory reaction to substances used during intraocular ophthalmic surgery. Continuous reporting of new information concerning risk factors and po...

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News  4 results

FDA to Study Complication of Cataract Surgery
https://www.medpagetoday.com/ophthalmology/generalophthalmology/30352

Dec 21st, 2011 - WASHINGTON -- A rare but potentially serious complication of cataract surgery has caught the attention of the FDA, which has launched a monitoring program to prevent outbreaks of toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS). In cooperation with the CDC ...

FDA Program Targets Rare Cataract Surgery Complication
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/755934

Dec 20th, 2011 - December 21, 2011 — The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has unveiled a program designed to monitor medical devices used for cataract surgery. The effort is designed to stem incidences of toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) via early detec...

Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome Cluster Reported After Cataract Surgery
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/559157

Jun 28th, 2007 - June 29, 2007 -- A cluster of toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) cases were reported after cataract surgery in Maine in 2006, according to a report in the June 29 issue of the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The specific cause of the ou...

FDA Recalls Cytosol Labs Salt Solution
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/523644

Feb 13th, 2006 - Feb. 14, 2006 — The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has requested the recall of all brands and sizes of balanced salt solution (made by Cytosol Laboratories, Inc), due to the presence of elevated endotoxin levels in some lots. The action was...

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