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ALLMedicine™ Bacterial Keratitis Center

Research & Reviews  355 results

Subpalpebral Antibiotic Lavage as Safe, Emergent, and Cost-Effective Management of Acut...
https://doi.org/10.1097/ICO.0000000000002745
Cornea Yang LY, Huang JJM et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - The aim of this study is to describe the technique of subpalpebral antibiotic lavage (SAL), which is a highly therapeutic, efficient, and cost-effective method for managing severe bacterial keratitis. This case report describes a 26-year-old woman...

Polymicrobial Keratitis: Risk Factors, Clinical Characteristics, Bacterial Profile, and...
https://doi.org/10.1097/ICL.0000000000000777
Eye & Contact Lens; González-Dibildox LA, Oyervidez-Alvarad JA et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - To describe clinical characteristics, complications, and the most prevalent microorganisms causing polymicrobial keratitis and their antibiotic sensitivities. A cross-sectional study including a consecutive analysis of patient's records with a dia...

Treatment of Severe Acute Bacterial Keratitis in Rabbits Using Continuous Topical Ocula...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7896742
Drug Design, Development and Therapy; Lin W, Zhao L et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Efficacy of norvancomycin (NVCM) through continuous topical ocular instillation drug delivery (CTOIDD) system for treating severe acute bacterial keratitis infection with Staphylococcus aureus was investigated. Rabbits with bacterial keratitis wer...

Microbiological evaluation of corneal and contact lens cultures in contact lens-associa...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bjophthalmol-2020-317832
The British Journal of Ophthalmology; Mukhtar S, Atta S et. al.

Dec 28th, 2020 - To determine the degree of microbiological agreement between corneal scrapings and contact lens cultures in cases of contact lens-associated keratitis. Electronic medical records of all cases of contact lens-associated keratitis at a single instit...

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Guidelines  2 results

Use of Orthokeratology for the Prevention of Myopic Progression in Children OTA - IN PRESS
https://www.aao.org/ophthalmic-technology-assessment/use-of-orthokeratology-prevention-of-myopic-progre
AAO OTAC Pediatric Ophthalmology/Strabismus Panel,

Jan 16th, 2019 - Orthokeratology may be effective in slowing myopic progression for children and adolescents, with a potentially greater effect when initiated at an early age (6–8 years). Safety remains a concern because of the risk of potentially blinding microbi.

Bacterial Keratitis Preferred Practice Pattern®.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2018.10.018
Ophthalmology Lin A, Rhee MK et. al.

Oct 27th, 2018 - Bacterial Keratitis Preferred Practice Pattern®.|2018|Lin A,Rhee MK,Akpek EK,Amescua G,Farid M,|organization & administration,therapeutic use,isolation & purification,diagnosis,drug therapy,microbiology,diagnosis,drug therapy,microbiology,organiza...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  375 results

Subpalpebral Antibiotic Lavage as Safe, Emergent, and Cost-Effective Management of Acut...
https://doi.org/10.1097/ICO.0000000000002745
Cornea Yang LY, Huang JJM et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - The aim of this study is to describe the technique of subpalpebral antibiotic lavage (SAL), which is a highly therapeutic, efficient, and cost-effective method for managing severe bacterial keratitis. This case report describes a 26-year-old woman...

Polymicrobial Keratitis: Risk Factors, Clinical Characteristics, Bacterial Profile, and...
https://doi.org/10.1097/ICL.0000000000000777
Eye & Contact Lens; González-Dibildox LA, Oyervidez-Alvarad JA et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - To describe clinical characteristics, complications, and the most prevalent microorganisms causing polymicrobial keratitis and their antibiotic sensitivities. A cross-sectional study including a consecutive analysis of patient's records with a dia...

Treatment of Severe Acute Bacterial Keratitis in Rabbits Using Continuous Topical Ocula...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7896742
Drug Design, Development and Therapy; Lin W, Zhao L et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Efficacy of norvancomycin (NVCM) through continuous topical ocular instillation drug delivery (CTOIDD) system for treating severe acute bacterial keratitis infection with Staphylococcus aureus was investigated. Rabbits with bacterial keratitis wer...

Microbiological evaluation of corneal and contact lens cultures in contact lens-associa...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bjophthalmol-2020-317832
The British Journal of Ophthalmology; Mukhtar S, Atta S et. al.

Dec 28th, 2020 - To determine the degree of microbiological agreement between corneal scrapings and contact lens cultures in cases of contact lens-associated keratitis. Electronic medical records of all cases of contact lens-associated keratitis at a single instit...

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News  13 results

High-Dose Steroids: Worth the Risk in Bacterial Keratitis?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/911295

Apr 8th, 2019 - As eye care physicians, we often encounter corneal infections in our patients. Fortunately, most of these infections are mild, respond quickly to standard topical antibiotic treatment alone, and resolve without significant corneal scarring or decr...

The Best Tx for Fungal Keratitis: Ophthalmology Times
https://www.medpagetoday.com/ophthalmology/generalophthalmology/66295

Jun 27th, 2017 - One expert discusses the importance of improving diagnosis and treatment options for nonresponsive bacterial keratitis. A new oral formulation of itraconazole decreased tumor size in patients with basal cell carcinoma nevus syndrome, according to ...

Treating Bacterial Keratitis in Developing Countries
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/874145

Jan 11th, 2017 - Prospective, Randomized Clinical Trial of Povidone-Iodine 1.25% Solution Versus Topical Antibiotics for Treatment of Bacterial Keratitis Isenberg SJ, Apt L, Valenton M, et al Am J Ophthalmol. 2016 Oct 27. [Epub ahead of print] Corneal scarring is ...

Steroids Early in Bacterial Keratitis May Improve Vision
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/824203

Apr 27th, 2014 - Adding topical corticosteroids 2 to 3 days after starting topical antibiotics for treatment of bacterial keratitis is linked to improved vision outcomes, according to a study published online April 24 in JAMA Ophthalmology. Scarring as a result of...

Steroids Early in Bacterial Keratitis May Improve Vision
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/824203

Apr 27th, 2014 - Adding topical corticosteroids 2 to 3 days after starting topical antibiotics for treatment of bacterial keratitis is linked to improved vision outcomes, according to a study published online April 24 in JAMA Ophthalmology. Scarring as a result of...

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