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New corticosteroid-eluting porous polyethylene implant for the management of lower eyelid retraction: a pilot study.

Authors
  • Garibaldi, Daniel C
  • Robinson, Michael R
  • Lee, Susan S
  • Park, Dong Jun J
  • Fine, Howard F
  • Deitz, Luke
  • D'Anna, Sam
  • Yuan, Peng
  • Ranson, Nicholas
  • Grant, Michael P
  • Iliff, Nicholas T
  • Merbs, Shannath L
Type
Published Article
Journal
Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Publisher
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer) - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2006
Volume
22
Issue
6
Pages
424–429
Identifiers
PMID: 17117094
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

We describe a novel drug-release pPE eyelid implant. The corticosteroid-eluting implant demonstrated antiangiogenic and anti-inflammatory properties, which could prove beneficial in the treatment of lower eyelid retraction.

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