Are cefuroxime and vancomycin really safe on the corneal endothelial cells?


Ozlem T. Y. , Necati D. M. , Fatma Y. M. , Gulsen Y., Ayse N. B. , Firdevs O.

GRAEFES ARCHIVE FOR CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.248, no.3, pp.415-420, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 248 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00417-009-1267-3
  • Title of Journal : GRAEFES ARCHIVE FOR CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.415-420

Abstract

To investigate the biochemical changes of the oxidant/antioxidant balance in corneal tissue, and determine the relative corneal endothelial toxicities of the following intracameral antibiotic agents: cefuroxime and vancomycin.