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Intravitreal injections of antibiotics and anti-inflammatories are used by some cataract surgeons for surgical prophylaxis. To support this prophylaxis, intravitreal triamcinolone-moxifloxacin (TM) and triamcinolone-moxifloxacin-vancomycin (TMV) were tested for preventing Staphylococcus aureus (SA) endophthalmitis in rabbits.
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Name: Eye & contact lens
We compared the efficacy of sub-Tenon triamcinolone acetonide (STTA) to intravitreal triamcinolone aceto-nide (IVTA) injections during cataract surgery (CS) for patients with diabetic macular edema (D...
Intracameral moxifloxacin after cataract surgery: a prospective studyResponse: Intracameral moxifloxacin after cataract surgery: a prospective studyLong-term safety of intracameral moxifloxacin after cataract surgeryIntracameral antibiotics during cataract surgery: evidence and barriers.
To report the incidence and course of ocular hypertension after intravitreal injection of 2-mg triamcinolone acetonide (IVT).
To evaluate the clinical effectiveness of intravitreal bevacizumab (IVB) injection combined with cataract surgery in the treatment of patients with cataract and coexisting diabetic retinopathy (DR).
Non-infectious uveitis has been treated historically with corticosteroid therapy in varying doses and routes. Triesence, a preservative-free sterile formulation of triamcinolone acetonide, has been us...
Triamcinolone has already been used by different routes of administration to treat diabetic macular edema. In the present study, intravitreal injection (IVI) and posterior sub-Tenon's infu...
Post cataract surgery bacterial endophthalmitis is a rare but the most devastating complication with a poor visual outcome. The preferred pattern of chemoprophylaxis varied world widely. ...
The purpose of this study is to determine if intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide (IVTA) injection at the time of cataract surgery will improve visual acuity and decrease post-operative sw...
To compare the efficacy and safety of photodynamic therapy (PDT) combined with intravitreal bevacizumab versus combination of photodynamic therapy , intravitreal bevacizumab and intravitre...
In this study we intend to evaluate and compare the outcomes of intravitreal avastin versus avastin and triamcinolone on improving the visual acuity and macular edema and late complicatio...
An esterified form of TRIAMCINOLONE. It is an anti-inflammatory glucocorticoid used topically in the treatment of various skin disorders. Intralesional, intramuscular, and intra-articular injections are also administered under certain conditions.
Partial or complete opacity on or in the lens or capsule of one or both eyes, impairing vision or causing blindness. The many kinds of cataract are classified by their morphology (size, shape, location) or etiology (cause and time of occurrence). (Dorland, 27th ed)
The administration of substances into the VITREOUS BODY of the eye with a hypodermic syringe.
An anticoagulant that acts by inhibiting the synthesis of vitamin K-dependent coagulation factors. Warfarin is indicated for the prophylaxis and/or treatment of venous thrombosis and its extension, pulmonary embolism, and atrial fibrillation with embolization. It is also used as an adjunct in the prophylaxis of systemic embolism after myocardial infarction. Warfarin is also used as a rodenticide.
A glucocorticoid given, as the free alcohol or in esterified form, orally, intramuscularly, by local injection, by inhalation, or applied topically in the management of various disorders in which corticosteroids are indicated. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p739)
Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine that is devoted to the study and treatment of eye diseases. As well as mild visual defects correctable by lenses, ophthalmology is concerned with glaucoma, uveitis and other serious conditions affecting the eye, ...
Surgery is a technology consisting of a physical intervention on tissues. All forms of surgery are considered invasive procedures; so-called "noninvasive surgery" usually refers to an excision that does not penetrate the structure being exci...