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ALLMedicine™ Fungal Keratitis Center

Research & Reviews  310 results

Clinical Profile and Treatment Outcomes of Patients With Acremonium Species Positive Ke...
https://doi.org/10.1097/ICL.0000000000000902
Eye & Contact Lens; Maharana PK, Saluja G et. al.

Jun 16th, 2022 - To report the clinical profile and treatment outcomes of patients with culture-positive Acremonium keratitis. This is a retrospective observational study. Medical records of all patients treated in a tertiary eye hospital for culture positive infe...

Rose Bengal Electromagnetic Activation With Green Light for Infection Reduction
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05110001

Jun 3rd, 2022 - Rose Bengal Electromagnetic Activation with Green light for Infection Reduction (REAGIR ) is an international, randomized, doubled masked, clinical trial. The purpose of this study is to determine differences in 6-month visual acuity between medic...

Infectious keratitis: A review.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ceo.14113
Clinical & Experimental Ophthalmology; Cabrera-Aguas M, Khoo P et. al.

May 26th, 2022 - Globally, infectious keratitis is the fifth leading cause of blindness. The main predisposing factors include contact lens wear, ocular injury and ocular surface disease. Staphylococcus species, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Fusarium species, Candida sp...

Laccase-mediated functionalization of natamycin by gallic acids for the therapeutic eff...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejphar.2022.175041
European Journal of Pharmacology; Ji X, Peng X et. al.

May 22nd, 2022 - To improve the therapeutic effect of natamycin on fungal keratitis (FK), the grafted derivatives of natamycin and gallic acid were obtained, and the effects of the grafted derivatives on Aspergillus fumigatus (A. fumigatus) keratitis were investig...

Gellan gum-based in situ gelling ophthalmic nanosuspension of Posaconazole.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9089292
Drug Delivery and Translational Research; Khare P, Chogale MM et. al.

May 11th, 2022 - The formulation and delivery of highly hydrophobic drugs in an optimized dosage form is challenging to formulation scientists. Posaconazole has shown promising action in case studies against fungal keratitis. Biological macromolecules like gellan ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  11 results

Rose Bengal Electromagnetic Activation With Green Light for Infection Reduction
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05110001

Jun 3rd, 2022 - Rose Bengal Electromagnetic Activation with Green light for Infection Reduction (REAGIR ) is an international, randomized, doubled masked, clinical trial. The purpose of this study is to determine differences in 6-month visual acuity between medic...

Markers of Infection and Resistance in Invasive Fusariosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04937751

Mar 18th, 2022 - In recent decades, invasive fusarioses have been emerging fungal pathologies with high mortality. The prognosis depends on the speed of the diagnosis, but currently biological diagnosis is mainly based on fungal culture, no specific biomarker for ...

Cross-linking for Corneal Ulcers Treatment Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02570321

Nov 14th, 2019 - The proposed study is a randomized controlled trial to determine whether collagen cross-linking improves outcomes in microbial keratitis. Patients presenting to the Aravind Eye Hospitals in Madurai, India for treatment of microbial keratitis will ...

Mycotic Antimicrobial Localized Injection for Treatment of Corneal Ulcers
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02731638

Oct 1st, 2019 - The proposed study is a randomized controlled trial to determine whether intrastromal voriconazole improves outcomes in fungal keratitis. Patients presenting to the Aravind Eye Hospitals in Pondicherry, India for treatment of fungal keratitis will...

ACRO Biocornea Clinical Trial in Taiwan
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04054817

Aug 14th, 2019 - Purpose: Investigate the safety of ABCcolla Collagen Ophthalmic Matrix used for anterior lamellar keratoplasty in patients suffering from fungal keratitis which cannot be treated with drugs. Investigational medical device: Product name: ABCcolla C...

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News  6 results

Predictors of Fungal Keratitis-related Corneal Perforation Identified
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/884660

Aug 25th, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Baseline presence of hypopyon and infiltrate depth and size are significant predictors of corneal perforation and/or need for therapeutic penetrating keratoplasty (TPK) in patients with severe fungal keratitis, research...

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 ...

Outbreak of Eye Fungus Prompts FDA Warning
https://www.medpagetoday.com/surgery/ophthalmology/3072

Apr 11th, 2006 - Action Points Explain to patients who ask that good hygiene can significantly reduce the risk of infection among users of soft contact lenses. Explain to patients who ask that wearing lenses overnight increases the risk of infection. ROCKVILLE, Md...

Cluster Of Fungal Eye Infections Worries Experts
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/publichealth/3032

Apr 7th, 2006 - Action Points Advise patients who ask that eye experts and the CDC are watching some clusters of keratitis caused by Fusarium, a fungus found in soil and on plants. When treating an eye infection that does not respond quickly to antibiotics, consi...

Fusarium Keratitis Cases Spur Call for Vigilance
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/39407/infectious-diseases/fusarium-keratitis-cases-spur-call-vigilance
Mary Ann Moon

The recent outbreak of fusarium keratitis that spread to 33 states carried “a high degree of morbidity,” with corneal transplantation required or planned for 55 of the 164 affected patients identified, reported Dr. Douglas C.

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