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Guidelines in the management of penetrating ocular trauma with emphasis on the role and timing of pars plana vitrectomy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  553047     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The principles and guidelines in the management of penetrating ocular injury are detailed. In the absence of definitive clinical trial or an experimental model, the rationale for pars plana vitrectomy has been presented. In addition, our recommendations as to the appropriate role and timing of pars plana vitrectomy are included.
S J Ryan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International ophthalmology     Volume:  1     ISSN:  0165-5701     ISO Abbreviation:  Int Ophthalmol     Publication Date:  1979 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-02-19     Completed Date:  1981-02-19     Revised Date:  2007-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7904294     Medline TA:  Int Ophthalmol     Country:  NETHERLANDS    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  105-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Eye Diseases / etiology
Eye Injuries / complications,  surgery*
Hemorrhage / etiology
Retinal Detachment / etiology
Time Factors
Vitreous Body / surgery*
Wounds, Penetrating / surgery*
Grant Support
EY 02061-01/EY/NEI NIH HHS

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