Interventions for preventing ophthalmia neonatorum
Editorial Group: Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group
Published Online: 25 OCT 1999
Copyright © 2009 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
How to Cite
Kapoor VS, Whyte R, LaRoche RR. Interventions for preventing ophthalmia neonatorum (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 1999, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD001862. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001862.
- Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
- Published Online: 25 OCT 1999
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:
The objectives of this review are:
(1) to determine if any type of ophthalmic prophylaxis reduces the incidence of conjunctivitis in neonates.
(2) to determine which ophthalmic prophylactic medication is most effective at reducing the incidence of conjunctivitis in neonates.