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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


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.