Cornea 2021 Feb 24. Epub 2021 Feb 24.
Stein Eye Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA; Farabi Eye Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; Ophthalmology Department, Paris University, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France; and Department of Ophthalmology, Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada.
Purpose: To identify the incidence, risk factors, and outcomes of infectious keratitis after Boston type 1 keratoprosthesis (kpro) implantation.
Methods: Retrospective case series of kpro procedures at the Stein Eye Institute and the Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal between May 1, 2004, and December 31, 2018. Data were collected regarding ocular history, operative details, postoperative management, microbiologic profile, treatment, and outcomes. Read More