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Retina 2022 Jun 14;42(6):1144-1150. Epub 2022 Feb 14.

Eye Hospital of Shandong First Medical University, Jinan, Shandong, China.

Purpose: To analyze the incidence and risk factors of postoperative endophthalmitis after primary surgical repair and intraocular foreign body (IOFB) removal within 24 hours of injury.

Methods: The records of all patients treated surgically for open globe injury and IOFB removal at the Eye Hospital of Shandong First Medical University between January 1, 2015, and June 30, 2020, were retrospectively reviewed. Variables included time from injury to operation, cause of injury, details of surgical repair, and follow-up. Read More

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The clinical features and the factors affecting visual prognosis in pediatric open-globe ınjuries.

Int Ophthalmol 2022 May 17. Epub 2022 May 17.

Department of Ophthalmology, Tepecik Training and Research Hospital, University of Health Sciences, Izmir, Turkey.

Purpose: To investigate clinical features and factors affecting visual prognosis after pediatric open-globe injuries.

Methods: Retrospective study of 223 children with open-globe injury was conducted. Children with final logMAR visual acuity (LVA) > 0. Read More

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Editorial: Updates on Ocular Trauma.

Front Med (Lausanne) 2022 28;9:906253. Epub 2022 Apr 28.

Department of Ophthalmology, Tianjin Medical University General Hospital, Tianjin, China.

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Retina-sparing suprachoroidal intraocular foreign body resulting in cyclodialysis cleft.

Am J Ophthalmol Case Rep 2022 Jun 3;26:101571. Epub 2022 May 3.

Retina Division, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA.

Purpose: Suprachoroidal intraocular foreign bodies (IOFBs) are an exceedingly rare manifestation of ocular trauma. Here we present a unique case of a metallic wire tracking from the cornea through the suprachoroidal space, and remarkably sparing the retina and lens. The patient attained an excellent visual outcome after management of resultant cyclodialysis cleft. Read More

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Intraoperative optical coherence tomography guided 25G micro-amount trajectory vitrectomy for the treatment of penetrating ocular injury caused by a foreign body in the right eye: A case study.

Curr Med Imaging 2022 May 12. Epub 2022 May 12.

Ophthalmology Department, Xi'an Central Hospital, Xi'an 710003, Shanxi, China.

Background Optical coherence tomography (OCT) is a real-time three-dimensional tomography optical imaging technology that uses near-infrared waves to take cross-section pictures of the retina and other tissues. A few studies reported the use of intraoperative OCT navigation for the removal of foreign bodies from the eyeball during surgery. The objective is to present a single case with a small foreign body (not embedded in the retina) treated with intraoperative OCT guided 25G micro-amount trajectory vitrectomy. Read More

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Endophthalmitis, Visual Outcomes, and Management Strategies in Eyes with Intraocular Foreign Bodies.

Clin Ophthalmol 2022 3;16:1401-1411. Epub 2022 May 3.

Kellogg Eye Center, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA.

Purpose: Ocular trauma with intraocular foreign body (IOFB) can have devastating visual consequences. Management and antimicrobial strategies remain variable due to the infrequency and heterogeneity of presentation. Our goal was to identify risk factors for endophthalmitis and poor visual outcomes in cases of IOFB and investigate management strategies. Read More

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Variations in clinical manifestations and outcomes of penetrating ocular injuries with intraocular foreign bodies: a case series.

J Surg Case Rep 2022 May 5;2022(5):rjac198. Epub 2022 May 5.

Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Indonesia, dr. Cipto Mangunkusumo Hospital, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Intraocular foreign bodies (IOFBs) are the most common emergency cases in ophthalmology causing severe visual impairment to blindness. We present nine male patients with IOFBs, aged 28-64 years old, which displayed a wide spectrum of findings. Based on IOFB location, four cases were intravitreal, two were intraretinal, two were intralenticular and one was intracorneal. Read More

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Globe Fixation Caused by Intraocular Migration of an Orbital Floor Implant.

Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg 2022 May 3. Epub 2022 May 3.

Department of Ophthalmology ZNA Middelheim, Antwerpen, Belgium.

A 30-year-old male presented with diplopia 1 month after implantation of an orbital floor plate for a blowout fracture. The orbital plate was removed 3 months later, however, the fixation bar was left in place as it had migrated full thickness through the inferior oblique muscle, sclera, choroid, and retina. After 5 years of head tilt, the patient was referred to our department with a metallic intra-ocular foreign body visible in fundo and an important elevation deficit. Read More

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Clinical characteristics and outcomes of ocular injuries in pediatric patients.

Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 2022 May;28(5):654-661

Department of Ophthalmology, Başkent University Ankara Hospital, Ankara-Turkey.

Background: Childhood eye injuries are one of the most common causes of acquired unilateral blindness. In this study, our purpose was to investigate the demographics, etiology, and outcome of pediatric patients with ocular injury.

Methods: The charts of children with ocular trauma who presented to Baskent University Hospitals, between January 1, 2017 and December 31, 2019 were retrospectively reviewed. Read More

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Combat-related ocular trauma and visual outcomes during counter-terrorism urban warfare operations in Turkey.

Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 2022 May;28(5):648-653

Department of Ophthalmology, University of Health Sciences Gülhane Faculty of Medicine, Ankara-Turkey.

Background: The study was to report the clinical features and post-operative outcomes in military personnel admitted to the Ocular Trauma Center of Gülhane Training and Research Hospital after sustaining combat injuries in urban warfare.

Methods: This is a retrospective, non-comparative, interventional case series analyzing Turkish military personnel transferred to our tertiary ocular trauma center from the warfare zone and combat support hospitals. Ocular injuries were subdivided into zones and ocular trauma classification. Read More

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Retina 2022 05 12;42(5):973-980. Epub 2022 Jan 12.

Department of Ophthalmology, Buddhist Tzu Chi General Hospital, Hualien, Taiwan.

Purpose: Work-related ocular trauma remains the leading cause of unilateral visual impairment worldwide. Many preventable work-related ocular injuries continue to occur, even at home. This study describes the characteristics, surgical techniques, and prognostic factors of lawn trimmer-related open-globe injuries in eastern Taiwan. Read More

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Management of Delayed Complications of Hydrogel Scleral Buckles.

J Pers Med 2022 Apr 14;12(4). Epub 2022 Apr 14.

Department of Ophthalmology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei 11217, Taiwan.

(1) Background: hydrogel scleral buckles (HSB)-related complications can happen decades after implantation, although this material has been retrieved for a long time. Due to its fragile texture, ensuring the complete removal of this material and avoiding complications are challenging. Incomplete removal, iatrogenic complication, recurrent retinal detachment, and infection could occur. Read More

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Retinal evaluation by fundus angiography before and after vitrectomy and foreign body removal in a patient with ocular siderosis: a case report.

Ann Transl Med 2022 Mar;10(6):388

Ophthalmology Department, Nantong First People's Hospital, Nantong, China.

Background: Ocular siderosis (OS) is a rare severe complication arising from retained iron-containing intraocular foreign bodies. In the young male patient reported in this paper, the intraretinal diffusion and distribution of siderotic particles before and after the removal of the foreign body were observed via fundus angiography (FA).

Case Description: A 33-year-old decoration worker was diagnosed as the absolute stage of right eye glaucoma in the local hospital and was treated with cataprolol and brinzolamide eye liquid to reduce intraocular pressure. Read More

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Fireworks ocular injury in Saudi children: profile and management outcomes.

Sci Rep 2022 Apr 8;12(1):5942. Epub 2022 Apr 8.

Research Department, King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

To explore the demographic profiling, causes, types, complications, management outcomes, and severity of fireworks-inflicted ocular injuries in children in KSA. This is a retrospective study of 115 cases with eye injuries managed at the Emergency Department, of our institution between 2003 and 2019. Demography, clinical features at presentation, mode of management and the Best-corrected visual acuity (BCVA) were evaluated at the last follow up. Read More

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Hemorrhagic Chemosis Associated With Isatuximab Use in an Elderly Lady With Multiple Myeloma.

Cureus 2022 Mar 2;14(3):e22764. Epub 2022 Mar 2.

Internal Medicine, Florida State University, Sarasota, USA.

Isatuximab is a newly approved targeted therapy for the treatment of patients with advanced multiple myeloma. Infusion reactions happen often with targeted therapies like isatuximab and can be severe or even life-threatening. However, ocular infusion reactions are rare. Read More

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Intravitreal Chopping of Dropped Nucleus with a Nitinol Intraocular Foreign Body Forceps: An Alternative Technique for the Management of Retained Nucleus Fragments.

Retina 2022 Mar 17. Epub 2022 Mar 17.

SUNY Downstate College of Medicine, NY, USA.

Purpose: To evaluate the efficiency and safety of using an intraocular foreign body(IOFB) forceps with two nitinol loops at its tip to capture and chop dropped nucleus(DN) during vitrectomy as an alternative method, and to evaluate the outcomes and complications of this surgical technique.

Methods: The eyes that underwent 23-gauge vitrectomy with removal of DN using nitinol forceps with a minimum follow-up time of one year are included in this study. The efficiency of surgical technique, anatomical and functional results with complications are recorded. Read More

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Enucleation in pediatric open globe injuries: demographics and risk factors.

Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2022 Mar 16. Epub 2022 Mar 16.

Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Science, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Ave, Newark, NJ, 07103, USA.

Purpose: The purpose of this study is to report the demographics and risk factors for undergoing primary enucleation in the setting of acute open globe injury (OGI) in the pediatric population in the USA.

Methods: This retrospective, cross-sectional study of pediatric patients with OGIs in the USA between 2002 and 2014 was conducted utilizing data from the National Inpatient Sample Database. Descriptive statistics, chi-square testing, and univariate and multivariable analyses were performed. Read More

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Open globe injury and intraocular foreign body following crossbow-related penetrating ocular trauma.

Am J Ophthalmol Case Rep 2022 Jun 23;26:101441. Epub 2022 Feb 23.

Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA.

Purpose: To describe a case of a penetrating ocular trauma and plastic intraocular foreign body (IOFB), undetected on preoperative imaging.

Observations: We present the findings of a 40-year-old male who sustained an open globe injury and IOFB composed of plastic following crossbow-related trauma. Preoperative detection of the IOFB was unsuccessful on clinical exam, computed tomography (CT) and ultrasonography. Read More

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Characteristics and visual prognosis of pediatric open globe injury in Shanghai, China.

Ophthalmic Res 2022 Mar 1. Epub 2022 Mar 1.

Introduction To describe the characteristics of open globe injury and the relationship between the complications and visual outcomes in children with this type of injury. Methods This was a retrospective chart review of 1664 children, under the age of 16 years, who were hospitalized for open globe injury between January 1, 2007, and December 31, 2015. Each patient's age, sex, cause and agent of injury, complications, visual acuity, and classification of ocular trauma were collected for review and analysis. Read More

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Treatment of Open-Angle Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension with Preservative-Free Tafluprost/Timolol Fixed-Dose Combination Therapy: Results from the VISIONARY Study Population in Spain.

J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 2022 Apr 28;38(3):252-260. Epub 2022 Feb 28.

Department of Ophthalmology, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Albacete, Albacete, Spain.

Data are presented from ophthalmology clinics in Spain participating in the VISIONARY study, examining the effectiveness, tolerability, and safety of the preservative-free tafluprost (0.0015%) and timolol (0.5%) fixed-dose combination (PF tafluprost/timolol FC) in the treatment of OAG and OHT. Read More

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Intraoperative breakage of disposable 27-gauge forceps resulting in retained intraocular metal fragment.

Am J Ophthalmol Case Rep 2022 Mar 9;25:101402. Epub 2022 Feb 9.

University of California, San Francisco, Department of Ophthamology, San Francisco, CA, USA.

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Exploring Minimum Secondary Injury for the Treatment of Ocular Trauma With Giant Intraocular Foreign Bodies.

Front Med (Lausanne) 2021 28;8:800685. Epub 2022 Jan 28.

Department of Ophthalmology, Henan Provincial Ophthalmic Hospital, Henan Ocular Trauma Institute, The First Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, China.

Purpose: To investigate the clinical therapy for giant intraocular foreign bodies (IOFBs) and evaluate the best treatment method with minimum secondary injury.

Methods: We retrospectively analyzed the data of 73 eyes of 73 patients with ocular trauma caused by giant IOFBs between January 2016 and December 2018. The IOFB size, localization, shape, and magnetic properties were recorded. Read More

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January 2022

Epidemiological Characteristics and Outcome of Open Globe Injuries in Tabuk City, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Retrospective Cohort Study.

Ophthalmol Ther 2022 Apr 12;11(2):759-769. Epub 2022 Feb 12.

Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University, Al-Kharj, Saudi Arabia.

Introduction: The objective of this study was to assess the epidemiological characteristics, clinical features and visual outcomes of open globe eye injury (OGI) in Tabuk, Saudi Arabia.

Methods: A retrospective chart review of OGI patients who had undergone operative repair of their injuries in Tabuk, Saudi Arabia. The collected data included patients' demographics, duration between trauma and presentation and the mechanism of trauma, wound location, extent of injury, presence of intraocular foreign body, and initial and final visual acuity data. Read More

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Epidemiological characteristics and prognostic factors of post-traumatic endophthalmitis.

J Int Med Res 2022 Feb;50(2):3000605211070754

Eye Research Centre, Farabi Eye Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

Objective: To examine the prognostic factors and features of post-traumatic endophthalmitis.

Methods: This retrospective study enrolled adult patients (>18 years old) diagnosed with post-traumatic endophthalmitis. Their medical records were reviewed and the patient demographic characteristics, features of injury, management, outcomes and microbiology data were analysed. Read More

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February 2022

Analysis of ocular injury 1-year outcome in survivors of Beirut Port ammonium nitrate blast.

Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2022 Jan 31. Epub 2022 Jan 31.

Helen Keller Foundation for Research and Education, Birmingham, AL, USA.

Purpose: Ascertain the 1-year outcome of patients who sustained open eye injuries from the Beirut Port ammonium nitrate (AN) explosion, one of the most powerful non-nuclear explosions in history.

Methods: Retrospective chart review of the operated eyes in 2 major eye hospitals.

Results: Out of 42 patients with open globe injury that was originally sutured, 29 patients (34 eyes) were followed at the 1-year mark. Read More

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January 2022

Pediatric Open Globe Injury in Tertiary Hospitals of Khobar and Dhahran.

Cureus 2022 Jan 16;14(1):e21284. Epub 2022 Jan 16.

Ophthalmology, King Fahd Hospital of the University, Khobar, SAU.

Background Every year, 3.3 to 5.7 million eye injuries occur worldwide in children. Read More

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January 2022

Analysis of urgent follow up visits and complications after intravitreal injections: a retrospective cohort study.

Int J Retina Vitreous 2022 Jan 18;8(1). Epub 2022 Jan 18.

Retina Associates of Cleveland Inc, 24075 Commerce Park, Cleveland, OH, USA.

Background: Intravitreal injections (IVIs), a common treatment in ophthalmology, result in acute complications and urgent follow-up visits causing significant burden to both patient and physician. We evaluated the incidence of acute complications following IVIs which occurred within seven days of injection.

Methods: A retrospective cohort study conducted at a private retinal practice, in Cleveland, Ohio. Read More

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January 2022

Ophthalmic Trauma Malpractice in the Ophthalmic Mutual Insurance Company Database.

Eye (Lond) 2022 Jan 14. Epub 2022 Jan 14.

Ophthalmic Mutual Insurance Company, San Francisco, CA, USA.

Purpose: To review ophthalmic trauma malpractice claims in the Ophthalmic Mutual Insurance Company (OMIC) database to determine the frequency and causes of litigation.

Methods: A retrospective case series analysis of ophthalmic trauma claims from 2009 to 2019 was completed. Cases were selected only if the injury was secondary to trauma (e. Read More

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January 2022