Surveillance of endophthalmitis following cataract surgery in the UK

@article{Kamalarajah2004SurveillanceOE,
  title={Surveillance of endophthalmitis following cataract surgery in the UK},
  author={S Kamalarajah and Giuliana Silvestri and Navesh Sharma and Aldrin Khan and Barny Foot and Roland H L Ling and Gordon W Cran and Richard M Best},
  journal={Eye},
  year={2004},
  volume={18},
  pages={580-587}
}
AbstractAims To estimate the incidence of acute-onset presumed infectious endophthalmitis (PIE) following cataract surgery in the UK and provide epidemiological data on the presentation, management, microbiology, and outcome of cases of endophthalmitis.Methods Cases were identified prospectively by active surveillance through the British Ophthalmological Surveillance Unit reporting card system, for the 12-month period October 1999 to September 2000 inclusive. Questionnaire data were obtained… CONTINUE READING

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