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ALLMedicine™ Bacterial Keratitis Center

Research & Reviews  170 results

Design of Besifloxacin HCl-Loaded Nanostructured Lipid Carriers: In Vitro and Ex Vivo E...
Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics : the Off... Polat HK, Kurt N et. al.

Jun 9th, 2022 - Objective: In the treatment of severe cases of bacterial keratitis, conventional eye drops containing antibiotics should be applied daily and very frequently. The aim of this study is to develop low-dose high-effect formulations with the prepared ...

Infectious keratitis: A review.
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...

MCC950 attenuates inflammation-mediated damage in canines with Staphylococcus pseudinte...
International Immunopharmacology; Guo L, Wang Z et. al.

May 22nd, 2022 - Bacterial keratitis is a common eye disease in dogs and can seriously affect vision. This study investigated the anti-inflammatory effect of MCC950 in the cornea of canines infected with Staphylococcus pseudintermedius (S. pseudintermedius). In vi...

Preclinical confirmation of UVC efficacy in treating infectious keratitis.
The Ocular Surface; Marasini S, Dean SJ et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Preclinical evaluation of the therapeutic potential of antimicrobial 265 nm UVC for infectious keratitis. Four experiments explored UVC: 1) impact on bacterial and fungal lawns on agar, in individual or mixed culture, 2) bacterial inactivation dos...

Multidrug-resistant keratitis: challenging yet manageable.
The British Journal of Ophthalmology; Sahoo S, Alluri H et. al.

Mar 30th, 2022 - To study the incidence, clinical features and outcomes of multidrug-resistant (MDR) bacterial keratitis. All cases of MDR-bacterial keratitis presenting to our institute over a period of 2 years were retrospectively analysed. Details of risk facto...

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Guidelines  1 results

Bacterial Keratitis Preferred Practice Pattern®.
Ophthalmology Lin A, Rhee MK et. al.

Oct 28th, 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  13 results

Au-Ag-Cu2O NG With PTT Anti Drug-resistant Microbial Keratitis

Mar 7th, 2022 - This clinical study was conducted to evaluate the efficacy and safety of gold-silver cuprous oxide composite nanogels combined with photothermal therapy system in the treatment of severe drug-resistant bacterial keratitis ineffective by traditiona...

Evaluating the Use of ProKera Plus® in the Management of Bacterial Corneal Ulcers

Dec 1st, 2021 - Bacterial keratitis is a serious bacterial infection of the cornea, usually caused by a persistent epithelial defect or ulcer that can lead to permanent vision loss from corneal scarring, perforation or endophthalmitis. An infectious corneal ulcer...

Prospective, Randomized Multi-Center Study of Using the Hyper-CL™ Lens in Subjects Suffering From Bacterial Keratitis

Nov 30th, 2021 - The Hyper-CL™ Therapeutic soft contact lenses for short-term wear (up to 7 days) are indicated for therapeutic use to promote corneal healing and relieve corneal pain by protecting the cornea during the treatment of acute or chronic pathologies, s...

Crosslinking in Infectious Keratitis

Jul 20th, 2021 - The spectrum of bacterial keratitis can also be influenced by geographic and climatic factors. The treatment usually consist of Topical administered antibiotics .the emergence of multidrug-resistant bacteria is a concern that might complicate the ...

Swiss PACK-CXL Multicenter Trial for the Treatment of Infectious Keratitis

Oct 20th, 2020 - Research relevant to this study In 2008, a new concept was taken from transfusion medicine and transferred to ophthalmology: the reduction of pathogen load in platelet concentrates is achieved by treatment of concentrates with riboflavin (Vit B2 a...

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News  11 results

Risk Factors, Outcomes, and Prognosis of Bacterial Keratitis

Sep 3rd, 2021 - According to a study published in  Frontiers in Medicine,  bacterial keratitis (BK) is a significant ocular morbidity in the UK, which not only affects visual outcomes but also increases the health care burden, as hospitalisation is often required...

High-Dose Steroids: Worth the Risk in Bacterial Keratitis?

Apr 9th, 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

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

Jan 12th, 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 ...

A Cloudy and Painful Eye

Sep 8th, 2016 - Case Diagnosis On the basis of this patient's ocular history (ie, ocular rubbing and allergies), acute onset of pain, and presence of corneal edema with bullae, the correct diagnosis is acute corneal hydrops. Acute corneal hydrops are sequelae of ...

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