Intravitreal tigecycline treatment in experimental Acinetobacter baumannii endophthalmitis

Horozoglu F. , Metan G., SEVER O., Percin D., TOPAL C. S. , GONEN T., ...More

JOURNAL OF CHEMOTHERAPY, vol.24, no.2, pp.101-106, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1179/1120009x12z.00000000018
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CHEMOTHERAPY
  • Page Numbers: pp.101-106
  • Keywords: Acinetobacter baumannii, Tigecycline, Intravitreal antibiotic, Experimental endophthalmitis, Imipenem resistant Acinetobacter, STAPHYLOCOCCUS-EPIDERMIDIS, MICROBIOLOGICAL OUTCOMES, INFECTIONS, PHARMACOKINETICS, VITRECTOMY, RESISTANCE


Purpose: To investigate the clinical and microbiological effectivity of intravitreal tigecycline in an experimental rabbit endophthalmitis model caused by imipenem resistant Acinetobacter baumannii.