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ALLMedicine™ Postoperative Endophthalmitis Center

Research & Reviews  134 results

Increased incidence of endophthalmitis after vitrectomy relative to face mask wearing d...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bjophthalmol-2022-321357
The British Journal of Ophthalmology; Sakamoto T, Terasaki H et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2022 - To determine the incidence and causative pathogens of endophthalmitis after vitrectomy during strict face mask wearing in the COVID-19 period. This was a retrospective multicentre study including 31 ophthalmological institutions of the Japanese Re...

Rothia Mucilaginosa Endophthalmitis Associated With iStent Inject Implantation.
https://doi.org/10.1097/IJG.0000000000002033
Journal of Glaucoma; Lam H, Khundkar T et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2022 - Postoperative endophthalmitis caused by Rothia mucilaginosa, a gram-positive, coagulase-negative Micrococcaceae of the oropharyngeal flora, is rare and all previously reported intraocular implant-related cases have resulted in evisceration. R. muc...

INCIDENCE AND RISK FACTORS OF POSTOPERATIVE ENDOPHTHALMITIS AFTER PRIMARY SURGICAL REPA...
https://doi.org/10.1097/IAE.0000000000003440
Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.); Zhu W, Tian J et. al.

May 21st, 2022 - To analyze the incidence and risk factors of postoperative endophthalmitis after primary surgical repair and intraocular foreign body (IOFB) removal within 24 hours of injury. The records of all patients treated surgically for open globe injury an...

Postoperative Pseudomonas aeruginosa endophthalmitis associated with asymptomatic bacte...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9036181
BMJ Case Reports; Chin M, Khan I

Apr 24th, 2022 - An 86-year-old man with diabetes and a history of prostate cancer, indwelling urinary catheter and Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteriuria presented on day 4 post left phacoemulsification cataract extraction and intraocular lens implant with signs and ...

Incidence of infectious complications following strabismus surgery.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaapos.2022.01.006
Journal of AAPOS : the Official Publication of the Americ... Heo H, Ryu WY et. al.

Apr 19th, 2022 - A total of 167 cases (0.111%) of infectious complications (endophthalmitis, orbital cellulitis, preseptal cellulitis, and postoperative infection) were identified in patients after strabismus surgery. The incidence of postoperative endophthalmitis...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  7 results

Intracameral Moxifloxacin for Prevention of Postcataract Endophthalmitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02595359

Apr 24th, 2019 - Although cataract surgery is generally considered a safe procedure resulting in a favourable visual outcome, surgical complications do occur. The most feared complication is postoperative endophthalmitis which is an infectious condition caused by ...

A Two Chemoprophylaxis Approaches After Phacoemulsification Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03634852

Aug 20th, 2018 - Study design and populations: The current clinical trial included a total 1000 patients with visually significant cataract scheduled to have phacoemulsification surgery at an Eye specialty private hospital in Baghdad /Iraq during 18 months period ...

Preoperative Topical Gatifloxacin on Anterior Chamber Cultures After Cataract Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00335231

May 2nd, 2018 - Postoperative endophthalmitis, a possible severe complication of cataract surgery, is an infection of the anterior chamber of the eye caused by bacterial contamination and colonization through surgical incisions. Bacteria are thought to originate ...

Comparison of the Effectiveness of Povidone-iodine in Reducing Conjunctival Bacterial Load Prior to Cataract Surgery in Patients Treated With a Lidocaine Gel Dilating Formulation Versus Eye Drops: ...
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01898728

Mar 22nd, 2018 - The human eye contains a crystalline lens that focuses light onto the retina. A clouding of the lens is known as a cataract. Cataracts progressively decrease visual acuity and contrast sensitivity. Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness worl...

Comparative Efficacy of Different Regimens of PVPI 5% Eye Drops Instillation in Reducing Conjunctival Bacterial Flora
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01739920

Jan 25th, 2017 - Studies have demonstrated that the external bacterial flora of the patients in most cases is the actual source of infection. The objective of antisepsis is to eliminate or significantly reduce the number of microorganisms in the surgical field at ...

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News  15 results

Combined Cataract Surgery Ups Postop Endophthalmitis Risk
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/898952

Jul 5th, 2018 - Patients who undergo combined cataract surgery, or removal of cataracts combined with treatment of other eye disorders during the same procedure, have higher incidence of acute postoperative endophthalmitis (acute POE) compared with those who have...

Combined Cataract Surgery Ups Postop Endophthalmitis Risk
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/898952

Jul 5th, 2018 - Patients who undergo combined cataract surgery, or removal of cataracts combined with treatment of other eye disorders during the same procedure, have higher incidence of acute postoperative endophthalmitis (acute POE) compared with those who have...

Vancomycin-Related Cataract Surgery Complications Come Into Focus With Recent Data
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/878893

Apr 20th, 2017 - Vancomycin-Associated Hemorrhagic Occlusive Retinal Vasculitis: Clinical Characteristics of 36 Eyes Witkin AJ, Chang DF, Jumper JM, et al Ophthalmology. 2017 Jan 19. [Epub ahead of print] Study Summary Over the past few years, there has been incre...

Understanding the New Risks Posed by Vancomycin Use in Cataract Surgery
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/873197

Dec 12th, 2016 - Hemorrhagic occlusive retinal vasculitis (HORV) is a new and devastating delayed complication that occurs after seemingly uncomplicated cataract surgery using prophylactic intracameral vancomycin. On average, ischemic retinal vasculitis appears 8 ...

Understanding the New Risks Posed by Vancomycin Use in Cataract Surgery
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/873197

Dec 12th, 2016 - Hemorrhagic occlusive retinal vasculitis (HORV) is a new and devastating delayed complication that occurs after seemingly uncomplicated cataract surgery using prophylactic intracameral vancomycin. On average, ischemic retinal vasculitis appears 8 ...

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