Prevention of endophthalmitis by collagen shields presoaked in fourth-generation fluoroquinolones versus by topical prophylaxis.

@article{Haugen2008PreventionOE,
  title={Prevention of endophthalmitis by collagen shields presoaked in fourth-generation fluoroquinolones versus by topical prophylaxis.},
  author={Brian Haugen and Liliana Werner and Natalya Romaniv and Jonathan Haymore and Guy Kleinmann and Nick Mamalis and Randall J. Olson},
  journal={Journal of cataract and refractive surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={34 5},
  pages={853-8}
}
PURPOSE To compare the prophylaxis of collagen shields presoaked in antibiotics versus antibiotic drops after bacterial anterior chamber challenge. SETTING John A. Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. METHODS Forty rabbits received bilateral 0.03 mL intracameral injections of Staphylococcus epidermidis (5 x 10(8) colony… CONTINUE READING