Christopher N. Ta, MD

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  • Prospective study demonstrating the efficacy of combined preoperative three-day application of antibiotics and povidone-lodine irrigation ANNALS OF OPHTHALMOLOGY Ta, C. N., Lin, R. C., Singh, G., de Kaspar, H. M. 2007; 39 (4): 313-317


    In 50 patients undergoing anterior segment intraocular surgery we determined that a three-day course of topical ofloxacin followed by preoperative povidone-iodine irrigation caused a marked decrease in the number of conjunctival bacterial flora and resulted in no contamination of the anterior chamber aqueous fluid at the beginning and conclusion of surgery.

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