TITLE

Closure of leaking filtering blebs with cyanoacrylate tissue adhesive

AUTHOR(S)
Zalta, A H; Wieder, R H
PUB. DATE
March 1991
SOURCE
British Journal of Ophthalmology;Mar1991, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p170
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66322911

 

Related Articles

  • Cyanoacrylate adhesive effective in sealing leaking blebs. Guttman, Cheryl // Ophthalmology Times;07/15/99, Vol. 24 Issue 14, p22 

    Discusses the effectiveness of cyanoacrylate adhesive in sealing leaking blebs. Risk posed by persistent bleb leaks; Technique considerations for maximizing efficacy and safety; Factors which may affect the overall success rate of cyanoacrylate adhesive application.

  • Application of 2-octyl-cyanoacrylate for corneal perforation and glaucoma filtering bleb leak. Okabe, Motonori; Kitagawa, Kiyotaka; Yoshida, Toshiko; Koike, Chika; Katsumoto, Takeshi; Fujihara, Etsuko; Nikaido, Toshio // Clinical Ophthalmology;2013, Vol. 7, p649 

    Background: This paper reports on the efficacy of a tissue adhesive, 2-octyl-cyanoacrylate, in the treatment of corneal perforation and glaucoma filtering bleb leak. Methods: Two eyes from two patients with corneal perforation or laceration and two eyes from two patients with bleb leak were...

  • Tissue adhesive can repair corneal perforations, blebs. Scerra, Chet // Ophthalmology Times;10/01/98, Vol. 23 Issue 19, p16 

    Discusses the use of tissue adhesive for temporary or permanent closure of impending or frank corneal perforations of leaking blebs. Types of tissue adhesives; Risks involved in using tissue adhesives.

  • Using Tissue Adhesive for Wound Repair: A Practical Guide to Dermabond. Bruns, Thomas B.; Worthington, J. Mack // American Family Physician;3/1/2000, Vol. 61 Issue 5, p1383 

    Offers guidelines on using a cyanoacrylate tissue adhesive for wound repair. History and characteristics of cyanoacrylates; Technique for use in wound closure; Precautions in using the tissue.

  • How to handle the frustrating challenge of a leaking bleb. Budenz, Donald L.; Parrish II, Richard K. // Ophthalmology Times;02/15/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p8 

    Discusses the factors that lead to leaking glaucoma filtering blebs, a complication of eye surgery and how to prevent it. How bleb leaks are diagnosed; Occurrence of bleb leaks; Treatment for bleb leaks.

  • Cyanoacrylate tissue adhesives. Trott, Alexander T. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;05/21/97, Vol. 277 Issue 19, p1559 

    Editorial. Considers how interest in the use of cyanoacrylate tissue adhesives (CTA) for the closure of wounds has grown rapidly. Reference to study by Quinn et al in the same issue which adds support for this method of would closure; Background on cyanoacrylates; Research and development;...

  • Office management of bleb leak now possible. Scerra, Chet // Ophthalmology Times;6/1/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 11, p22 

    Discusses the likelihood of a bleb leak that occurs after surgery for glaucoma to respond to conservative therapy. Use of aqueous suppressants, antibiotics and injections in resolving bleb leaks; Concern on pneumococcus and Haemophilus influenzae; Application of cyanoacrylate in the acute...

  • Fibrin glue in ophthalmology. Panda, Anita; Kumar, Sandeep; Kumar, Abhiyan; Bansal, Raseena; Bhartiya, Shibal // Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Nov2009, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p371 

    Suturing is a time consuming task in ophthalmology and suture induced irritation and redness are frequent problems. Postoperative wound infection and corneal graft rejection are examples of possible suture related complications. To prevent these complications, ophthalmic surgeons are switching...

  • An Alternative to Sutures. Vargas, Geraldine; Reger, Tammy Beth // MEDSURG Nursing;Apr2000, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p83 

    Presents information on the use of cyanoacrylate tissue adhesives for closing chest tube wounds. Patient education instructions for cyanoacrylate tissue adhesives; Application of octycyanoacrylate adhesives; Nursing implications of the adhesive.

  • New flexible cyanoacrylate tissue adhesive Adhflex®: Adhesion and performance in inguinal hernia repair. Villarreal-Gómez, Ana M.; Martínez-Pamo, Manuel; Martín-Martínez, José Miguel // Key Engineering Materials;2014, Vol. 638, p73 

    Sutures and cyanoacrylate high strength tissue adhesives are commonly used for wound closure in several surgical applications. Although effective for closing simple and small incisions, cyanoacrylate adhesives were limited by compromising adhesion and stiffness, i.e. cyanoacrylates with short...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics