Effectiveness of Pulmonary Surfactant in the Treatment of Corneal Edema.


Artuç T., Batur M., Seven E., Tekin S., Özer M. D.

Journal of ocular pharmacology and therapeutics : the official journal of the Association for Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics, vol.37, pp.209-214, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/jop.2020.0121
  • Title of Journal : Journal of ocular pharmacology and therapeutics : the official journal of the Association for Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • Page Numbers: pp.209-214
  • Keywords: corneal edema, phacoemulsification, sodium chloride, surfactant

Abstract

Purpose: To compare the effectiveness of topical surfactant and 3% sodium chloride (NaCl) in the treatment of corneal edema occurring after cataract surgery.