Combined fluocinolone acetonide intraocular delivery system insertion, phacoemulsification, and intraocular lens implantation for severe uveitis.

@article{Chieh2008CombinedFA,
  title={Combined fluocinolone acetonide intraocular delivery system insertion, phacoemulsification, and intraocular lens implantation for severe uveitis.},
  author={Janet J Chieh and Alan N. Carlson and Glenn J. Jaffe},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2008},
  volume={146 4},
  pages={589-594}
}
PURPOSE To determine whether a three-year fluocinolone acetonide sustained drug delivery system can be implanted safely at the same time that phacoemulsification and intraocular lens (IOL) implantation are performed for a visually significant cataract in eyes with uveitis. DESIGN Retrospective, single-center case series. METHODS All consecutive patients treated from April 1998 through September 2006 at an academic clinical practice with intermediate uveitis, posterior uveitis, or panuveitis… CONTINUE READING

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