A prospective, randomized, clinical trial of heparin therapy for postoperative intraocular fibrin.

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The authors undertook a study to investigate the ability of systemic or heparin supplementation of the vitrectomy infusion solution to prevent formation of postoperative intraocular fibrin membranes. A total of 73 eyes were randomized; 26 served as the control group, 23 received 10,000 IU of intravenous bolus of heparin, and 12 eyes each underwent the… (More)

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@article{Johnson1988APR, title={A prospective, randomized, clinical trial of heparin therapy for postoperative intraocular fibrin.}, author={R. N. Johnson and George C. Blankenship}, journal={Ophthalmology}, year={1988}, volume={95 3}, pages={312-7} }