Efficacy of Ofloxacin vs Cefazolin and Tobramycin in the Therapy for Bacterial Keratitis: Report From the Bacterial Keratitis Study Research Group

Terrence P. O'brien, Maureen G. Maguire, Nancy E. Fink, Eduardo Alfonso, Peter J McDonnell

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The efficacy of ofloxacin solution in treating bacterial keratitis is equivalent to that of the fortified cefazolin and tobramycin solutions. The reduced frequency of ocular toxic effects and the relative ease of preparation of ofloxacin are additional considerations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1257-1265
Number of pages9
JournalArchives of Ophthalmology
Issue number10
StatePublished - 1995


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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