Pharmacologic injection treatment of comitant strabismus.

@article{Debert2016PharmacologicIT,
  title={Pharmacologic injection treatment of comitant strabismus.},
  author={Iara Debert and Joel M. Miller and Kenneth K Danh and Alan B. Scott},
  journal={Journal of AAPOS : the official publication of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus},
  year={2016},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={106-111.e2}
}
PURPOSE To report the magnitude and stability of corrections in comitant horizontal strabismus achieved by injecting bupivacaine (BPX, optionally with epinephrine) and botulinum A toxin (BTXA) into extraocular muscles of alert adult subjects with electromyographic (EMG) guidance. METHODS A total of 55 adults with comitant horizontal strabismus participated in a prospective observational clinical series. Of these, 29 previously had undergone 1 or more unsuccessful strabismus surgeries; 4 had… CONTINUE READING