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Guidelines and News
NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH AND CARE EXCELLENCE, 2018. Age-related macular degeneration: NICE guideline [NG82]. Published date: January 2018. Last accessed: 28/02/18. Available from: https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ng82
ROYAL COLLEGE OF OPHTHALMOLOGISTS, 2017. RCOphth Safety Announcement: BSS and Open Systems for Injectable Medicines. Published date: 13 December 2017. Last accessed: 28/02/2018. Available from: https://www.rcophth.ac.uk/2017/12/rcophth-safety-announcement-bss-and-open-systems-for-injectable-medicines/
DO, D.V., et al, 2018. Surgery for postvitrectomy cataract. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 1, pp. 006366.
LAWRENSON, J.G., et al, 2018. Interventions to increase attendance for diabetic retinopathy screening. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 1, pp. 012054.
SANKAR, M.J., et al, 2018. Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) drugs for treatment of retinopathy of prematurity. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 1, pp. 009734.
GUIOTTI, A.M., et al, 2018. Microbiological analysis of conjunctival secretion in anophthalmic cavity, contralateral eye and ocular prosthesis of patients with maxillofacial abnormalities. Letters in applied microbiology, 66(2), pp. 104-109.
BARROSO, L.F., et al, 2017. Comparative efficacy of two different topical povidone-iodine 5% regimens in reducing conjunctival bacterial flora: A randomized parallel double-masked clinical trial. PLoS ONE [Electronic Resource], 12(12), pp. e0189206.
HAYASHI, K., et al, 2018. Changes in shape and astigmatism of total, anterior, and posterior cornea after long versus short clear corneal incision cataract surgery. Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, available online 1 February 2018, in press, corrected proof.
LEON, P., et al, 2018. Factors Associated with Early Graft Detachment in Primary Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty. American Journal of Ophthalmology, available online 12 January 2018, in press, accepted manuscript.
MAKULOLUWA, A.K. and SHAMS, F., 2018. Cysteamine hydrochloride eye drop solution for the treatment of corneal cystine crystal deposits in patients with cystinosis: an evidence-based review. Clinical Ophthalmology, 12, pp. 227-236.
MATTHYSSEN, S., et al, 2018. Corneal regeneration: A review of stromal replacements. Acta Biomaterialia, available online 1 February 2018, in press, corrected proof.
SATI, A., et al, 2018. Corneal endothelial alterations in alcohol dependence syndrome. British Journal of Ophthalmology, published online first: 5 January 2018.
TAHVILDARI, M., et al, 2018. Therapeutic approaches for induction of tolerance and immune quiescence in corneal allotransplantation. Cellular & Molecular Life Sciences, first online: 6 January 2018.
HO WANG YIN, G. and HOFFART, L., 2017. Post-keratoplasty astigmatism management by relaxing incisions: a systematic review. Eye and Vision, 4, pp. 29.
LI, S., et al, 2017. Efficacy and safety of Descemet's membrane endothelial keratoplasty versus Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty: A systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS ONE [Electronic Resource], 12(12), pp. e0182275.
LI, W. and WANG, B., 2017. Efficacy and safety of transepithelial corneal collagen crosslinking surgery versus standard corneal collagen crosslinking surgery for keratoconus: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. BMC Ophthalmology, 17, pp. 1-7.
RICO-DEL-VIEJO, L., et al, 2017. Nonsurgical Procedures for Keratoconus Management. Journal of ophthalmology, 2017, published online 21 December 2017.
TIMLIN, H.M., et al, 2017. Corneal perforation from peripheral ulcerative keratopathy in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: epidemiological findings of the British Ophthalmological Surveillance Unit. British Journal of Ophthalmology, published online first: 15 December 2017.
ZHONG, W., et al, 2017. Angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis in corneal transplantation-A review. Survey of ophthalmology, available online 27 December 2017, in press, corrected proof.
BEASER, R.S., et al, 2018. Strategies to Improve Prevention and Management in Diabetic Retinopathy: Qualitative Insights From a Mixed-Methods Study. Diabetes Spectrum, 31(1), pp. 65-74.
GUPTA, A., et al, 2018. Complications of Intravitreous Injections in Patients with Diabetes. Seminars in ophthalmology, 33(1), pp. 42-50.
KASHIM, R.M., et al, 2018. Diabetic Retinopathy Screening: A Systematic Review on Patients' Non-Attendance. International Journal of Environmental Research & Public Health [Electronic Resource], 15(1), pp. 157.
LU, L., et al, 2018. Current Advances in Pharmacotherapy and Technology for Diabetic Retinopathy: A Systematic Review. Journal of Ophthalmology, 2018, pp. 1-13.
NORGAARD, M.F. and GRAUSLUND, J., 2018. Automated Screening for Diabetic Retinopathy - A Systematic Review. Ophthalmic research, published online first: January 16, 2018.
TAKAMURA, Y., et al, 2018. Effect of intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide injection at the end of vitrectomy for vitreous haemorrhage related to proliferative diabetic retinopathy. British Journal of Ophthalmology, published online first: 17 January 2018.
TANG, H., et al, 2018. Comparisons of diabetic retinopathy events associated with glucose-lowering drugs in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a network meta-analysis. Diabetes, obesity & metabolism, 2018, pp. 1–18.
CHATZIRALLI I., et al, 2017. Dexamethasone Intravitreal Implant in Diabetic Macular Edema: Real-Life Data from a Prospective Study and Predictive Factors for Visual Outcome. Diabetes Therapy, 8(6), pp. 1393-1404.
DOW, C., et al, 2017. Diet and risk of diabetic retinopathy: a systematic review. European journal of epidemiology, first online: 4 December 2017.
ZHAO, X., et al, 2017. Antivascular endothelial growth factor agents pretreatment before vitrectomy for complicated proliferative diabetic retinopathy: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. British Journal of Ophthalmology, published online first: 15 December 2017.
GIANNACCARE, G., et al, 2018. Ocular Surface Workup With Automated Noninvasive Measurements for the Diagnosis of Meibomian Gland Dysfunction. Cornea, publish ahead of print, post author corrections, 3 January 2018.
HOSSEINI, K., et al, 2018. Development and evaluation of a measure of patient-reported symptoms of Blepharitis. Health & Quality of Life Outcomes, 16(1), pp. 11.
OFIR, S., et al, 2018. A Novel Technique for Measuring Eyelid Force. Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, publish ahead of print, post author corrections, 12 January 2018.
QIU, T.Y., et al, 2018. Satisfaction and convenience of using terpenoid-impregnated eyelid wipes and teaching method in people without blepharitis. Clinical Ophthalmology, 12, pp. 91-98.
BAINS, U. and HOGUET, A., 2018. Aqueous Drainage Device Erosion: A Review of Rates, Risks, Prevention, and Repair. Seminars in ophthalmology, 33(1), pp. 1-10.
BAN, N., et al, 2018. Monitoring Neurodegeneration in Glaucoma: Therapeutic Implications. Trends in molecular medicine, 24(1), pp. 7-17.
CHAUDHARY, A., et al, 2018. XEN Gel Implant: a new surgical approach in glaucoma. Expert Review of Medical Devices, 15(1), pp. 47-59.
ENDERS, P., et al, 2018. Bruch's membrane opening-based optical coherence tomography of the optic nerve head: a useful diagnostic tool to detect glaucoma in macrodiscs. Eye, 32(2), pp. 314-323.
GARG, A. and GAZZARD, G., 2018. Selective laser trabeculoplasty: past, present, and future. Eye, published online: 5 January 2018.
KANSAL, V., et al, 2018. Optical coherence tomography for glaucoma diagnosis: An evidence based meta-analysis. PLoS ONE [Electronic Resource], 13(1), pp. e0190621.
MARDELLI, P.G., et al, 2018. A Novel Hinged Scleral Patch Graft for the Repair of Overfiltration and Bleb Leaks. Journal of glaucoma, publish ahead of print, post acceptance, 12 January 2018.
WIDDER, R.A., et al, 2018. The XEN45 Gel Stent as a minimally invasive procedure in glaucoma surgery: success rates, risk profile, and rates of re-surgery after 261 surgeries. Graefes Archive for Clinical & Experimental Ophthalmology, first online: 22 January 2018.
ZHU, M.M., et al, 2018. Physical exercise and glaucoma: a review on the roles of physical exercise on intraocular pressure control, ocular blood flow regulation, neuroprotection and glaucoma-related mental health. Acta Opthalmologica, early view, first published: 16 January 2018.
BAYKARA, M., et al, 2017. A novel suturing technique for filtering glaucoma surgery: the accordion suture. International Journal of Ophthalmology, 10(12), pp. 1931-1934.
MYERS, J.S., et al, 2017. Evolution of optic nerve photography for glaucoma screening: a review. Clinical & experimental ophthalmology,early view, first published: 22 January 2018.
RUSCIANO D., et al, 2017. Neuroprotection in glaucoma: Old and new promising treatments. Advances in Pharmacological Sciences, 2017, pp. Article Number: 4320408.
Lacrimal gland and dry eye
ALIO J.L., et al, 2017. Treatment of Dry Eye Disease with Autologous Platelet-Rich Plasma: A Prospective, Interventional, Non-Randomized Study. Ophthalmology and Therapy, 6(2), pp. 285-293.
HE, Y., et al, 2017. The improvement of dry eye after cataract surgery by intraoperative using ophthalmic viscosurgical devices on the surface of cornea: The results of a consort-compliant randomized controlled trial. Medicine, 96(50), pp. 1-8.
LI, E.Y., et al, 2017. Primary vs Secondary Endoscopic Dacryocystorhinostomy for Acute Dacryocystitis With Lacrimal Sac Abscess Formation: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Ophthalmology, 135(12), pp. 1361-1366.
SHIH K.C., et al, 2017. Systematic review of randomized controlled trials in the treatment of dry eye disease in Sjogren syndrome. Journal of Inflammation (United Kingdom), 14(1), pp. Article Number: 26.
WONG, S., et al, 2017. Tear evaporation rates: What does the literature tell us?. Contact Lens & Anterior Eye, available online 24 December 2017, in press, corrected proof.
BOWEN, R.C., et al, 2018. Comparative analysis of the safety and efficacy of intracameral cefuroxime, moxifloxacin and vancomycin at the end of cataract surgery: a meta-analysis. British Journal of Ophthalmology, published online first: 11 January 2018.
CLARK, K.D., 2018. Toric intraocular lens outcomes with a new protocol for IOL selection and implantation. Journal Francais d Opthalmologie, In press. Proofs corrected by the author. Available online: February 04, 2018.
LUDLOW, J., et al, 2018. Long-term uveal and capsular biocompatibility of a novel modular intraocular lens system. Acta Opthalmologica, early view, first published: 25 January 2018.
TSENG, V.L., et al, 2018. Association of Cataract Surgery With Mortality in Older Women: Findings from the Women's Health Initiative. JAMA Ophthalmology, 136(1), pp. 3-10.
YLINEN, P., et al, 2018. Anti-inflammatory medication following cataract surgery: a randomized trial between preservative-free dexamethasone, diclofenac and their combination. Acta Opthalmologica, early view, first published: 25 January 2018.
BUCHAN, J.C., et al, 2017. Post-cataract eye drops can be avoided by depot steroid injections. British journal of community nursing, 22(12), pp. 598-601.
HU A., et al, 2017. Effect of clonidine on intraocular pressure following cataract surgery: A systematic review and meta-analysis. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, 10(12), pp. 15913-15919.
LUEBKE, J., et al, 2017. Long-term follow-up after scleral lens fixation in patients with Marfan syndrome. BMC Ophthalmology, 17(1), pp. 235.
RAMIREZ D.A., et al, 2017. Anxiety in patients undergoing cataract surgery: A pre- and postoperative comparison. Clinical Ophthalmology, 11, pp. 1979-1986.
SEGUI-CRESPO, M., et al, 2017. Usefulness of bandage contact lenses in the immediate postoperative period after uneventful myopic LASIK. Contact Lens & Anterior Eye, available online 6 December 2017, in press, corrected proof.
WANG, L., et al, 2017. Comparison of efficacy between coaxial microincision and standard-incision phacoemulsification in patients with age-related cataracts: a meta-analysis. BMC Ophthalmology, 17(1), pp. 267.
CUI, C. and LU, H., 2018. Clinical observations on the use of new anti-VEGF drug, conbercept, in age-related macular degeneration therapy: a meta-analysis. Clinical Interventions In Aging, 13, pp. 51-62.
MARKOWITZ, M., et al, 2018. Rehabilitation of reading skills in patients with age-related macular degeneration. Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology, 53(1), pp. 3-8.
MEHTA, H., et al, 2018. Real-world outcomes in patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration treated with intravitreal vascular endothelial growth factor inhibitors. Progress in Retinal & Eye Research, available online 2 January 2018, in press, corrected proof.
MODJTAHEDI, B.S., et al, 2018. The relationship between non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use and age-related macular degeneration. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 188, pp. 111-122.
ROIZENBLATT, M., et al, 2018. Clinical Challenges in Age-Related Macular Degeneration. Insight: The Journal of the American Society of Ophthalmic Registered Nurses, 43(1), pp. 5-34.
YAN, Q., et al, 2018. Genome-wide Analysis of Disease Progression in Age-related Macular Degeneration. Human molecular genetics, 27(5), pp. 929–940.
AO, J., et al, 2017. Retinal pigment epithelium in the pathogenesis of age-related macular degeneration and photobiomodulation as a potential therapy? Clinical & experimental ophthalmology, early view, first published: 12 January 2018.
GAO, M., et al, 2017. Influence of vitreomacular interface on anti-vascular endothelial growth factor treatment outcomes in neovascular age-related macular degeneration: A MOOSE-compliant meta-analysis. Medicine, 96(50), pp. 1-6.
HAGA, A., et al, 2017. Treat-and-extend versus every-other-month regimens with aflibercept in age-related macular degeneration. Acta Opthalmologica, early view, first published: 8 December 2017.
HANUMUNTHADU D., et al, 2017. Variations in Treatment Delivery for Patients with Neovascular AMD in the UK: Results from an Ophthalmology Trainee Clinical Research Network Study. Ophthalmology and Therapy, 6(2), pp. 295-300.
HO, C.Y., et al, 2017. Relationship between reticular pseudodrusen and choroidal thickness in intermediate age-related macular degeneration. Clinical & experimental ophthalmology, early view, first published: 11 January 2018.
SIM, P.Y., et al, 2017. Investigation of time to first presentation and extrahospital factors in the treatment of neovascular age-related macular degeneration: a retrospective cross-sectional study. BMJ Open, 7(12), pp. e017771.
AYKUT, V., et al, 2018. Corneal sensitivity and subjective complaints of ocular pain in patients with fibromyalgia. Eye, published online: 26 January 2018.
HARTMAN, R.R. and KOMPELLA, U.B., 2018. Intravitreal, Subretinal, and Suprachoroidal Injections: Evolution of Microneedles for Drug Delivery. Journal of Ocular Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 34(1-2), pp. 141-153.
O'CALLAGHAN, R.J., 2018. The Pathogenesis of Staphylococcus aureus Eye Infections. Pathogens, 7(1), pp. 9.
SINGH, M. and TYAGI, S.C., 2018. Genes and genetics in eye diseases: a genomic medicine approach for investigating hereditary and inflammatory ocular disorders. International Journal of Ophthalmology, 11(1), pp. 117-134.
VAN DIJK, E.H.C., et al, 2018. Pimasertib-associated ophthalmological adverse events. Acta Opthalmologica, early view, first published: 16 January 2018.
DAMMACCO, R., 2017. Systemic lupus erythematosus and ocular involvement: an overview. Clinical & Experimental Medicine, first online: 14 December 2017.
FASSBENDER ADENIRAN, J.M., et al, 2017. Common and Rare Ocular Side-effects of the Dexamethasone Implant. Ocular Immunology & Inflammation, 25(6), pp. 834-840.
HUNSIGI P., et al, 2017. Knowledge and attitude of dental surgeons about ocular complications due to dental infection. Journal of Pharmacy and Bioallied Sciences, 9(5), Supplement 1, pp. S147-S153.
MANSOURI, B., et al, 2017. Rehabilitation of Visual Loss: Where We Are and Where We Need to Be. Journal of Neuro-Ophthalmology, publish ahead of print, post author corrections, 15 December 2017.
MOHAMMADPOUR, M., et al, 2017. Smartphones, tele-ophthalmology, and VISION 2020. International Journal of Ophthalmology, 10(12), pp. 1909-1918.
MULLER, E., 2017. Role of Optometry in the Management of Vision and Ocular Health of Patients with Mental and Emotional Disturbance: Part 1. Optometry & Visual Performance, 5(6), pp. 228-237.
MUNRO, M., et al, 2017. Lid splinting eyelid retraction technique: a minimised sterile approach for intravitreal injections. British Journal of Ophthalmology, online first, published online 15 December 2017.
REICH, O., et al, 2017. Injections frequency and health care costs in patients treated with aflibercept compared to ranibizumab: new real-life evidence from Switzerland. BMC Ophthalmology, 17(1), pp. 234.
SEDAGHAT M.R., et al, 2017. Investigation of the effects of Islamic fasting on ocular parameters. Journal of Current Ophthalmology, 29(4), pp. 287-292.
SIVANESAN, E., et al, 2017. Noninvasive Electrical Stimulation for the Treatment of Chronic Ocular Pain and Photophobia. Neuromodulation, early view, first published: 28 December 2017,
TAN, A.C., et al, 2017. Randomized controlled trial evaluating a novel community eye care programme for elderly individuals with visual impairment. Clinical & experimental ophthalmology, early view, first published: 12 January 2018.
Neuromuscular, neurological and optic nerve
LEE, J., et al, 2018. Risk of Ischemic Kidney Injury in Patients With Nonarteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy: A Nationwide Population-based Study. American Journal of Ophthalmology, available online 9 January 2018 in press, corrected proof.
LI, E., et al, 2018. Visual prognosis in compressive optic neuropathy secondary to sphenoid sinus mucocele: A systematic review. Orbit, published online: 5 January 2018.
MERINO SANZ, P., et al, 2018. Adjustable Strabismus Surgery under Topical Anesthesia: Alignment in Supine vs Seated Position. Strabismus, 26(1), pp. 28-32.
SACHDEVA, V., et al, 2018. Optic nerve head edema among patients presenting to the emergency department. Neurology, 90(5), pp. e373-e379.
SUN, Y., et al, 2018. Bilateral lateral rectus recession versus unilateral recession resection for basic intermittent exotropia: a meta-analysis. Graefes Archive for Clinical & Experimental Ophthalmology, 256(3), pp 451–458.
VELA MARIN, A.C., et al, 2018. Diagnostic imaging in neuro-ophthalmology. Radiologia, epub ahead of print, 20 January 2018.
DE ARAUJO, R.B., et al, 2017. Morphological and Functional Inner and Outer Retinal Layer Abnormalities in Eyes with Permanent Temporal Hemianopia from Chiasmal Compression. Frontiers in neurology [electronic resource], 8, pp. 619.
HANNA, K.L., et al, 2017. Screening methods for post-stroke visual impairment: a systematic review. Disability & Rehabilitation, 39(25), pp. 2531-2543.
MOOS, W.H., et al, 2017. Epigenetic Treatment of Neurodegenerative Ophthalmic Disorders: An Eye Toward the Future. Bioresearch Open Access, 6(1), pp. 169-181.
TEJEDA-VELARDE, A., et al, 2017. Clinical usefulness of prognostic biomarkers in optic neuritis. European Journal of Neurology, early view, first published: 6 February 2018.
CHO, K.R., et al, 2018. Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for Cancer Metastasized to the Ocular Choroid. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society, 61(1), pp. 60-65.
LARBCHAROENSUB N., et al, 2018. Lacrimal myoepithelial carcinoma ex recurrent pleomorphic adenoma: A clinicopathological report and review of the literature. Molecular and Clinical Oncology, 8(1), pp. 209-213.
MALING, S., et al, 2018. A British Ophthalmological Surveillance Unit Study on metastatic endogenous endophthalmitis. Eye, published online: 12 January 2018.
OELLERS, P., et al, 2018. Efficacy and Safety of Low-Dose Iodine Plaque Brachytherapy for Juxtapapillary Choroidal Melanoma. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 186, pp. 32-40.
ZAREI-GHANAVATI, M., et al, 2018. Changes in in vivo confocal microscopic findings of ocular surface squamous neoplasia during treatment with topical interferon alfa-2b. The Ocular Surface, available online 3 January 2018, in press, accepted manuscript.
HUANG N., et al, 2017. Orbital Paraganglioma: A Systematic Review. Journal of Neurological Surgery, Part B: Skull Base, efirst, publication date: 27 December 2017.
ROSPOND-KUBIAK, I., et al, 2017. Ruthenium brachytherapy for uveal melanoma - single institution experience. Journal of Contemporary Brachytherapy, 9(6), pp. 548-552.
RUNDLE, P., 2017. Photodynamic Therapy for Eye Cancer. Biomedicines, 5(4), pp. 69.
BERTA, E., et al, 2018. Early Stage Graves' Disease is Uniformly Accompanied by Orbital Immune Activity even in Patients who Fail to Develop Orbithopathy during Follow-up. Experimental & Clinical Endocrinology & Diabetes, efirst, publication date: 31 January 2018.
KASHKOULI, M.B., et al, 2018. Acute primary angle closure after periorbital facial procedures report of four cases and literature review. Orbit, published online: 5 Jan 2018.
RAJENDRAM, R., et al, 2018. Combined immunosuppression and radiotherapy in thyroid eye disease (CIRTED): a multicentre, 2 x 2 factorial, double-blind, randomised controlled trial. The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology, available online 31 January 2018, in press, corrected proof.
VAHDANI, K., et al, 2018. Angiomatosis of the Orbit: Clinical, Imaging, and Histologic Findings. Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, publish ahead of print, post author corrections, 16 January 2018.
HIGASHIYAMA, T., et al, 2017. Quantitative Analysis of Inflammation in Orbital Fat of Thyroid-associated Ophthalmopathy Using MRI Signal Intensity. Scientific Reports, 7(1), pp. 16874.
ROTONDO DOTTORE, G., et al, 2017. Antioxidant effects of beta-carotene, but not of retinol and vitamin E, in orbital fibroblasts from patients with Graves' orbitopathy (GO). Journal of endocrinological investigation, first online: 18 December 2017.
TSIROUKI, T., et al, 2017. Orbital Cellulitis. Survey of ophthalmology,article in press, published online: December 14, 2017.
DI SIPIO, E., et al, 2018. The impact of strabismus surgery on gait pattern in patients with congenital or starting within one year of age strabismus. Neuroscience letters, 670, pp. 22-30.
INDARAM, M. and VANDERVEEN, D.K., 2018. Postoperative Refractive Errors Following Pediatric Cataract Extraction with Intraocular Lens Implantation. Seminars in ophthalmology, 33(1), pp. 51-58.
KIM, S.J., et al, 2018. Comparison between over-glasses patching and adhesive patching for children with moderate amblyopia: a prospective randomized clinical trial. Graefes Archive for Clinical & Experimental Ophthalmology, 256(2), pp. 429-437.
LITTLE, J., 2018. Vision in children with autism spectrum disorder: a critical review. Clinical & Experimental Optometry, early view, first published: 11 January 2018.
NGHE, M., et al, 2018. Prospective analysis of serious cardiorespiratory events in children during ophthalmic artery chemotherapy for retinoblastoma under a deep standardized anesthesia. Paediatric anaesthesia, 28(2), pp. 120-126.
PAUDEL, N., 2018. Smartphone Applications for Amblyopia Treatment: A Review of Current Apps and Professional Involvement. Telemedicine Journal & E-Health, online ahead of print: January 18, 2018.
SEIFF, S.R. and WAGNER, L.H., 2018. Thyroid Associated Orbitopathy: When Should We Operate? Journal of Aapos: American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus, available online 9 January 2018, in press, accepted manuscript.
SII, F., et al, 2018. The UK Paediatric Ocular Trauma Study 2 (POTS2): demographics and mechanisms of injuries. Clinical Ophthalmology, 12, pp. 105-111.
TU, Y., et al, 2018. Distinguishing Benign from Malignant Circumscribed Orbital Tumors in Children. Seminars in ophthalmology, 33(1), pp. 116-125.
HELLSTROM, A., et al, 2017. Extreme prematurity, treated retinopathy, bronchopulmonary dysplasia and cerebral palsy are significant risk factors for ophthalmological abnormalities at 6.5 years of age. Acta Paediatrica, early view, first published: 18 January 2018.
CANAMARY, A.M.J., et al, 2018. Autoimmune retinopathy: A Review. International Journal of Retina and Vitreous, 4(1), published online 2018 Jan 3.
CHEN, G., et al, 2018. Incidence of endophthalmitis after vitrectomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Retina, publish ahead of print, post author corrections, 23 January 2018.
EIBENBERGER, K., et al, 2018. Development of Surgical Management in Primary Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment Treatment from 2009 to 2015. Current eye research, published online: 24 Jan 2018.
JIANG, Y., et al, 2018. Retinal complications of gout: a case report and review of the literature. BMC Ophthalmology, 18(1), pp. 11.
PAPAKOSTAS, T.D. and VAVVAS, D., 2018. Postoperative Complications of Scleral Buckling. Seminars in ophthalmology, 33(1), pp. 70-74.
QIAN, T., et al, 2018. Polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy treatment options: A meta-analysis. European journal of clinical investigation, 48(1), pp. 12840.
AHMED S.A., et al, 2017. Ketamine versus fentanyl as an adjuvant to local anesthetics in the peribulbar block for vitreoretinal surgeries: Randomized controlled study. Egyptian Journal of Anaesthesia, 34(1), pp. 21-25.
BIRTEL, J., et al, 2017. Retinal Injury Following Laser Pointer Exposure: A Systematic Review and Case Series. Deutsches Aerzteblatt International, 114(49), pp. 831-837.
CHAN, L., et al, 2017. Genome Surgery and Gene Therapy in Retinal Disorders. Yale Journal of Biology & Medicine, 90(4), pp. 523-532.
GERUSCHAT, D.R., et al, 2017. An Introduction to Providing Rehabilitation to Individuals Who Have Been Implanted with the Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System. Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, 111(6), pp. 598-604.
POTIC, J., et al, 2017. Primary rhegmatogenous retinal detachment: risk factors for macular involvement. Graefes Archive for Clinical & Experimental Ophthalmology, first online: 28 December 2017.
WANG M., et al, 2017. From A... to... Z(OOR): The Clinical Spectrum of Acute Zonal Occult Outer Retinopathy. Neuro-Ophthalmology, published online: 21 Dec 2017.
DICK, A.D., et al, 2018. Guidance on Noncorticosteroid Systemic Immunomodulatory Therapy in Noninfectious Uveitis: Fundamentals Of Care for UveitiS (FOCUS) Initiative. Ophthalmology, available online 6 January 2018, in press, corrected proof.
KIANERSI, F., et al, 2018. Intravitreal diclofenac for treatment of refractory uveitis-associated cystoid macular oedema: A before and after clinical study. Acta Opthalmologica, early view, first published: 25 January 2018.
VERHAGEN, F.H., et al, 2018. Prevalence and characteristics of ocular pain in non-infectious uveitis: a quality of life study. British Journal of Ophthalmology,online first, published online 29 January 2018.
KIM, M., et al, 2017. Analysis of choroidal and central foveal thicknesses in acute anterior uveitis by enhanced-depth imaging optical coherence tomography. BMC Ophthalmology, 17(1), pp. 225.
MACKENSEN, F., et al, 2017. Randomized Controlled Study to Evaluate the Efficacy of Adalimumab in Patients with Different Forms of Refractory Uveitis. Ocular Immunology & Inflammation, published online: 29 Dec 2017.