Topical azithromycin or ofloxacin for endophthalmitis prophylaxis after intravitreal injection

@article{RomeroAroca2012TopicalAO,
  title={Topical azithromycin or ofloxacin for endophthalmitis prophylaxis after intravitreal injection},
  author={P. Romero-Aroca and L. Sararols and Lluis Arias and R. Casaroli-Marano and Francisca Bassaganyas},
  journal={Clinical Ophthalmology (Auckland, N.Z.)},
  year={2012},
  volume={6},
  pages={1595 - 1599}
}
  • P. Romero-Aroca, L. Sararols, +2 authors Francisca Bassaganyas
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Clinical Ophthalmology (Auckland, N.Z.)
  • Background The number of patients who have undergone intravitreal injections has increased enormously in recent years, but a consensus is still lacking on prophylaxis for endophthalmitis. The aim of this prospective, observational study was to evaluate the prophylactic effect of azithromycin eye drops versus ofloxacin eye drops. Methods The study was conducted in five hospitals in Spain and included all patients undergoing intravitreal injections of triamcinolone, bevacizumab, ranibizumab, or… CONTINUE READING
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