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Prophylaxis of postoperative endophthalmitis following cataract surgery: results of the ESCRS multicenter study and identification of risk factors.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
0886-3350
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Volume
33
Issue
6
Pages
978–988
Identifiers
PMID: 17531690
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Use of intracameral cefuroxime at the end of surgery reduced the occurrence of postoperative endophthalmitis. Additional risk factors associated with endophthalmitis after cataract surgery included CCIs and the use of silicone IOLs.

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