Bacterial endophthalmitis after cataract extraction. II. Incidence in 36,000 consecutive operations with special reference to preoperative topical antibiotics

Arch Ophthalmol. 1974 Jan;91(1):3-7. doi: 10.1001/archopht.1974.03900060007002.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comparative Study

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Bacterial Infections / etiology*
  • Cataract Extraction / adverse effects*
  • Chloramphenicol / administration & dosage*
  • Chloramphenicol / therapeutic use
  • Drug Combinations
  • Eye Diseases / etiology*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Neomycin / administration & dosage*
  • Neomycin / therapeutic use
  • Ophthalmic Solutions
  • Polymyxins / administration & dosage*
  • Polymyxins / therapeutic use
  • Premedication
  • Surgical Wound Infection / etiology*

Substances

  • Drug Combinations
  • Ophthalmic Solutions
  • Polymyxins
  • Chloramphenicol
  • Neomycin