Microbial Spectrum and Resistance Patterns in Endophthalmitis: A 21-Year (1988-2008) Review in Northeast United States
Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 06/01/2012
Chen X et al. – Bacteria causing endophthalmitis showed variable resistance to antibiotics over time. The importance of adequately treating endophthalmitis in the setting of these resistance pattern changes stresses the importance of periodic evaluation of causative organisms to ensure appropriate empiric treatment.