Antibiotics in irrigation solution for cataract surgery. A laboratory investigation of the pharmacological stability and bacteriological susceptibility.

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PURPOSE To evaluate the appropriateness of a prophylactic use of Gentamicin and Vancomycin in the irrigation solution for cataract surgery. METHODS A laboratory study of the pharmacological stability and the bacteriological susceptibility of the two antibiotics and epinephrine in the irrigation solution. RESULTS Gentamicin and Vancomycin are… (More)

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@article{StorrPaulsen1998AntibioticsII, title={Antibiotics in irrigation solution for cataract surgery. A laboratory investigation of the pharmacological stability and bacteriological susceptibility.}, author={Allan Storr-Paulsen and W R Holten-Andersen and Kasper T M\oller}, journal={Acta ophthalmologica Scandinavica}, year={1998}, volume={76 2}, pages={180-3} }