Fungal Keratitis following Keratoplasty Procedures: A Descriptive Analysis

    Basic Details
    Date Posted
    Thursday, July 29, 2021
    Status
    Complete
    Medical Product
    anterior lamellar keratoplasty
    endothelial keratoplasty
    penetrating keratoplasty
    Health Outcome(s)
    antifungal treatment
    fungal keratitis
    Description

    This study estimated counts and cumulative incidence of postoperative fungal keratitis, antifungal medication use, and both, among patients who have received keratoplasty procedures in the Sentinel Distributed Database (SDD).

    This request was distributed to 16 Sentinel Data Partners on September 14, 2020. The study period included data from January 1, 2008 through February 29, 2020.

    Additional Details
    FDA Center
    CBER
    Time Period
    January 1, 2008 - February 29, 2020
    Study Type
    Modular Program
    Assessment Type
    Safety Analyses
    Population / Cohort
    All individuals
    Data Sources
    Sentinel Distributed Database (SDD)