Eye Prophylaxis

Known as: Ophthalmic Prophylaxis 
The practice of placing antibiotic eye drops or ointment in a neonate's eyes after birth.
National Institutes of Health

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2010
2010
OBJECTIVES To compare outcomes from patients with acute retinal necrosis (ARN) treated in the acyclovir-only era with those… (More)
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2007
2007
Ophthalmia neonatorum is a form of conjunctivitis occurring in infants younger than 4 weeks. It can be a leading cause of… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND/AIMS Fellow eye prophylaxis for retinal detachment (RD) is still a controversial issue since opinions are not… (More)
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1993
1993
The authors conducted this study to determine the etiologic agents of conjunctivitis in early infancy. From 1985 to 1990, 630… (More)
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1993
1993
OBJECTIVE To compare the efficacy of commonly used forms of eye prophylaxis for newborns with no prophylaxis in the prevention of… (More)
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1990
1990
 
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1989
1989
From a public health point of view gonococcal ophthalmia neonatorum (GCON) is important as it can rapidly lead to blindness. The… (More)
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1987
1987
During prospective studies of infants born vaginally to women with cervical Chlamydia trachomatis infection, we evaluated 27… (More)
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1983
1983
We have recently seen two cases of ophthalmia neonatorum (ON) that illustrate a changing picture of this disease and raise a… (More)
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1954
1954
 
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