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Table 4 Visual Acuity, treatment, culture result and outcomes for Patients with acute-onset postoperative endophthalmitis

From: Incidence of acute-onset endophthalmitis after separate bilateral cataract surgeries less than 5 days apart

Patient Time to diagnosis (d) Delayed time of the second eye (d) Visual acuity (logMAR) at Diagnosis Management (Intravitreal Medications) culture result Final visual acuity (logMAR)
1 5 4 0.3 PPV/IM (V, C, D) Negative 0.6
2 31 2 1 PPV/IM (V, C, D) Negative 1
3 19 3 0.92 IM (V, C, D) Negative 0.3
4 30 3 LP PPV/IM (V, C, D) Methicillin resistant coagulase-negative staphylococci HM
5 3 2 CF IM (V, C, D) Staphylococcus epidermidis 0.3
  1. C ceftazidime, CF counting finger, D dexamethasone, HM hand motion, IM intravitreal medications, LP light perception, PPV pars plana vitrectomy, V vancomycin