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PURPOSE To report the clinical features, causative organisms, and visual acuity outcomes associated with endophthalmitis after clear corneal cataract surgery and to compare outcomes with those of the Endophthalmitis Vitrectomy Study (EVS). DESIGN Retrospective consecutive case series. PARTICIPANTS The study included 73 eyes of 73 patients, mean age 76(More)
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Knowledge of the macular thickness in a normal population is important for the evaluation of pathological macular change. The purpose of this study was to define and measure macular thickness in normal eyes using spectral domain optical coherence tomography (OCT). PATIENTS AND METHODS Fifty eyes from 50 normal subjects (29 men and(More)
PURPOSE The pathophysiology of ocular hypertension (OH) leading to primary open-angle glaucoma shares many features with a secondary form of OH caused by treatment with glucocorticoids, but also exhibits distinct differences. In this study, a pharmacogenomics approach was taken to discover candidate genes for this disorder. METHODS A genome-wide(More)
PURPOSE To identify patients who developed acute-onset endophthalmitis after clear corneal cataract surgery, and to compare treatment outcomes between cases caused by fluoroquinolone susceptible organisms versus fluoroquinolone resistant organisms. DESIGN Retrospective case series. METHODS Patients who developed endophthalmitis within six weeks of(More)
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