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Eye Prophylaxis

Known as: Ophthalmic Prophylaxis 
The practice of placing antibiotic eye drops or ointment in a neonate's eyes after birth.
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2019
2019
OBJECTIVES Several interventions to reduce neonatal morbidity and mortality are universally recommended: intramuscular (IM… 
2012
2012
Background and Objective: In Iran, prenatal Chlamydia and gonorrhea screening of pregnant women and neonatal eye prophylaxis are… 
Review
2011
Review
2011
This article examines whether a policy of mandatory neonatal eye prophylaxis is ethically justified within the Canadian context… 
2008
2008
Abstract The conjunctiva's bacterial profile at birth and 1 week after Credé's gonoccocal ophthalmic prophylaxis was evaluated… 
2007
2007
Ophthalmia neonatorum is a form of conjunctivitis occurring in infants younger than 4 weeks. It can be a leading cause of… 
2007
2007
In the pre-antibiotic era gonorrhea showed a high prevalence also in industrialized countries. In Germany, more than 10% of all… 
2006
2006
Rates of transmission of Chlamydia trachomatis infection from apparently healthy, black, pregnant South African women to their… 
1990
1990
  • S. Isenberg
  • Western Journal of Medicine
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 10261128