Diagnóstico y tratamiento inicial de la uveítis por médicos no oftalmólogos

Translated title of the contribution: Diagnosis and treatment of uveitis by non-ophthalmologist physicians: Diagnosis and treatment of uveitis by non-ophthalmologist physicians

Ligia Alejandra Delatorre Cifuentes, OSCAR TORO ARANGO, D PACHÓN-SUÁREZ, J Salazar Muñoz, AM Parra Morales

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Abstract

To describe the main signs and symptoms, as well as the initial treatment of a patient with a diagnosis of uveitis with the purpose of avoiding delay in remission and the beginning of the timely management of this pathology. Methods: A systematic review of the literature was carried out in which the main signs and symptoms that should be taken into account in order to suspect the diagnosis of uveitis and its indicated treatment were identified. A PubMed search was carried out during the period 2010-2015, 439 articles were selected, which were subjected to two manual filtering processes, choosing by a group of researchers the abstracts that answered our research question. Subsequently, a group of expert ophthalmologists.
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)99-114
Number of pages15
JournalNova
Volume15
Issue number28
StatePublished - Jul 22 2017

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Delatorre Cifuentes, L. A., TORO ARANGO, OSCAR., PACHÓN-SUÁREZ, D., Salazar Muñoz, J., & Parra Morales, AM. (2017). Diagnóstico y tratamiento inicial de la uveítis por médicos no oftalmólogos. Nova, 15(28), 99-114.