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Research & Reviews  1,051 results

Bilateral endogenous endophthalmitis complicated by scleral perforation: an unusual pre...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-244547
BMJ Case Reports; Sinha P, Sinha U et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2021 - Endogenous endophthalmitis complicated by necrotising scleritis has rarely been reported in the literature. We, hereby, report a case of bilateral scleral perforation with endogenous endophthalmitis in an 87-year-old female patient with diabetes w...

The Evaluation of Cases with Ocular Complications due to Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG)...
https://doi.org/10.1080/08820538.2021.1974060
Seminars in Ophthalmology; Alkan S, Evlice O et. al.

Sep 21st, 2021 - The aim of this study was to investigate cases with ocular complications associated with intravesical BCG therapy in terms of clinical features, demographic features and type of ocular involvement. PubMed database was scanned for relevant publicat...

Clinical Features of Endophthalmitis Clusters following Cataract Surgery and Practical ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/j.jcrs.0000000000000756
Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery; Park J, Popovic MM et. al.

Sep 21st, 2021 - Intraocular transmission of exogenous pathogens in cataract surgery can lead to endophthalmitis. This review evaluates the features of endophthalmitis clusters secondary to pathogen transmission in cataract surgery. Articles reporting on pathogen ...

Chlorhexidine and other alternatives for povidone-iodine in ophthalmic surgery: review ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/j.jcrs.0000000000000754
Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery; Kanclerz P, Myers WG

Sep 21st, 2021 - Povidone-iodine (PVI) is a universally accepted antiseptic agent used in ophthalmic surgery. Insufficient antisepsis in patients with self-reported allergies to iodine has led to devastating complications. The aim of this study was to review the c...

Endophthalmitis Rates among Medicare Beneficiaries undergoing Cataract Surgery between ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2021.09.004
Ophthalmology Zafar S, Dun C et. al.

Sep 20th, 2021 - To determine the national incidence and risk factors associated with developing endophthalmitis following cataract surgery in the United States. Retrospective, cross-sectional analysis. Medicare beneficiaries aged ≥65 years undergoing cataract sur...

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Guidelines  1 results

Intravitreal injection technique and monitoring: updated guidelines of an expert panel.
https://doi.org/10.1097/IAE.0000000000000399
Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.); Avery RL, Bakri SJ et. al.

Dec 10th, 2014 - To review evidence and provide updated guidelines on intravitreal (IVT) injection technique and monitoring. A review of the published literature on IVT injection from 2004 to 2014 formed the basis for round table deliberations by an expert panel o...

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News  101 results

Risk of Postinjection Endophthalmitis No Higher With Universal Masking
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953757

Jun 28th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The risk of developing endophthalmitis after intravitreal injection of anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is not increased when healthcare workers and patients wear face masks, according to a large retrospec...

Influence of Patient Mask Wearing on Ocular Injection-Related Infection Unclear
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944745

Jan 27th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Pre-pandemic research suggests that mask wearing by clinicians may reduce infectious endophthalmitis in patients receiving ocular injections, and that a no-talking policy can also help. But the influence of mask wearing...

Drug Use-Induced Endophthalmitis Rises Exponentially in US
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940649

Nov 10th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Drug use-induced endophthalmitis increased four-fold in the U.S. between 2013-2016, and clinicians should maintain a "high index of suspicion" for the condition, researchers say. "The increasing number of cases was prob...

Drug Use-Induced Endophthalmitis Rises Exponentially in US
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/940649

Nov 10th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Drug use-induced endophthalmitis increased four-fold in the U.S. between 2013-2016, and clinicians should maintain a "high index of suspicion" for the condition, researchers say. "The increasing number of cases was prob...

'A New Bug Using Old Tricks': The Threat of Candida Auris
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/infectioncontrol/81290

Jul 29th, 2019 - Identifying, treating, and preventing Candida auris, the invasive multi-drug resistant yeast associated with severe nosocomial infections, is a challenge facing more and more healthcare settings, researchers argued. With 90% of C. auris isolates r...

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