Effect of vancomycin, teicoplanin, and cefuroxime on Staphylococcus epidermidis adherence to intraocular lenses


Ozkan B., Karabas V., Gundes S., Altintas O., Etiler N., Caglar Y.

JOURNAL OF CATARACT AND REFRACTIVE SURGERY, vol.31, no.9, pp.1814-1820, 2005 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2005.06.033
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF CATARACT AND REFRACTIVE SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1814-1820

Abstract

PURPOSE: To compare the adherence of Staphylococcus epidermidis on AcrySof (Alcon) and poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) intraocular lenses (IOLs) treated with vancomycin, teicoplanin, and cefuroxime.