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Guidelines and news
NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH AND CARE EXCELLENCE, 2018. Ab interno supraciliary microstent insertion with phacoemulsification for primary open-angle glaucoma: Interventional procedures guidance [IPG605] [online]. NICE, February 2018. Last accessed: 04/05/18.
NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH AND CARE EXCELLENCE, 2018. Microinvasive subconjunctival insertion of a trans-scleral gelatin stent for primary open-angle glaucoma: Interventional procedures guidance [IPG612]. [online]. NICE, April 2018. Last accessed: 04/05/18.
CLARKE E.L., et al, 2018. Community screening for visual impairment in older people. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2018(2), Article Number: 001054.
EVANS J.R., et al, 2018. Vision screening for correctable visual acuity deficits in school-age children and adolescents. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2018(2), Article Number: 005023.
HASSAN S., et al, 2018. Adjustable versus non-adjustable sutures for strabismus. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2018(3), Article Number: 004240.
KAEMPFEN, S., et al, 2018. Beta-blockers for prevention and treatment of retinopathy of prematurity in preterm infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2018(3), Article Number: 011893.
MOUTRAY T., et al, 2018. Different lasers and techniques for proliferative diabetic retinopathy. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2018(3), Article Number: 012314.
ROWE, F.J., et al, 2018. Interventions for eye movement disorders due to acquired brain injury. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2018(3), Article Number: 011290.
RUSCHEN, H., et al, 2018. Use of hyaluronidase as an adjunct to local anaesthetic eye blocks to reduce intraoperative pain in adults. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2018(3), Article Number: 010368.
CAVET, M.E., et al, 2018. Bepotastine besilate ophthalmic solution 1.5% for alleviating nasal symptoms in patients with allergic conjunctivitis. Journal of asthma and allergy, 11, pp. 29-39.
PISCOPO, R., et al, 2018. Ocular Onset of Paraneoplastic Pemphigus Presenting as Hyperemic Conjunctivitis and Massive Bilateral Eyelid Ulceration: A Case Report and Literature Review. Ocular Immunology & Inflammation, 26(2), pp. 265-268.
AGGARWAL, S., et al, 2018. Macular Corneal Dystrophy: A Review. Survey of ophthalmology, in press, accepted manuscript, 28 March 2018.
ALIO, J.L., et al, 2018. Treatment with platelet-rich plasma of surgically related dormant corneal ulcers. European journal of ophthalmology, epub ahead of print.
CHANG, J.S.M., 2018. Femtosecond laser-assisted astigmatic keratotomy: a review. Eye and Vision, 5, pp. 6.
DONNENFELD, E., et al, 2018. Randomized prospective evaluation of the wound integrity of primary clear corneal incisions made with a femtosecond laser versus a manual keratome. Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, 44(3), pp. 329-335.
FERNANDEZ, J., et al, 2018. Corneal biomechanics after laser refractive surgery: Unmasking differences between techniques. Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, 44(3), pp. 390-398.
FIGUEIREDO G.S., et al, 2018. Outcomes of Penetrating Keratoplasty Following Autologous Cultivated Limbal Epithelial Stem Cell Transplantation. Stem cells, epub ahead of print.
KOPROWSKI, R. and WILCZYNSKI, S., 2018. Corneal Vibrations during Intraocular Pressure Measurement with an Air-Puff Method. Journal of Healthcare Engineering, Article ID 5705749.
KOUSHA O., et al, 2018. Exposure keratopathy: Incidence, risk factors and impact of protocolised care on exposure keratopathy in critically ill adults. Journal of critical care, 44, pp. 413-418.
PEREZ-BERMEJO, M., et al, 2018. Corneal Thickness Response after Anesthetic Eye Drops: Our Own Results and Meta-Analysis. BioMed Research International, , pp. 1-9.
SHANBHAG, S.S., et al, 2018. Boston keratoprosthesis type 1 for limbal stem cell deficiency after severe chemical corneal injury: A systematic review. The Ocular Surface, epub ahead of print.
ZHONG W., et al, 2018. Angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis in corneal transplantation-A review. Survey of ophthalmology, in press, corrected proof.
ZIDAN G., et al, 2018. Medicated ocular bandages and corneal health: potential excipients and active pharmaceutical ingredients. Pharmaceutical development and technology, 23(3), pp. 255-260.
HAUTALA, N., et al, 2018. Early glycaemic control for maintaining visual function in type 1 diabetes: The Oulu cohort study of diabetic retinopathy. European journal of ophthalmology, epub ahead of print.
KHEIROURI, S., et al, 2018. Zinc supplementation does not influence serum levels of VEGF, BDNF, and NGF in diabetic retinopathy patients: a randomized controlled clinical trial. Nutritional Neuroscience, epub ahead of print.
KOSKER M., et al, 2018. The Association between Diabetes and Herpes Simplex Eye Disease. Ocular immunology and inflammation, 26(1), pp. 125-129.
PENG Y.J. and TSAI, M.J., 2018. Impact of metabolic control on macular thickness in diabetic macular oedema. Diabetes and Vascular Disease Research, 15(2), pp. 165-168.
PETERSON, S.R., et al, 2018. Cataract Surgery in Patients with Diabetes: Management Strategies. Seminars in ophthalmology, 33(1), pp. 75-82.
ROMERO-AROCA, P., et al, 2018. A Clinical Decision Support System for Diabetic Retinopathy Screening: Creating a Clinical Support Application. Telemedicine Journal & E-Health, epub ahead of print.
RUBSAM, A., et al, 2018. Role of Inflammation in Diabetic Retinopathy. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 19(4), pp. 942.
SHI, R., et al, 2018. Effects of lipid-lowering agents on diabetic retinopathy: a Meta-analysis and systematic review. International Journal of Ophthalmology, 11(2), pp. 287-295.
WALTER, E., et al, 2018. Maternal gestational diabetes mellitus: is it associated with long-term pediatric ophthalmic morbidity of the offspring? Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine, published online 21 February 2018.
WATANABE, T., et al, 2018. Clinical features of patients with diabetic anterior uveitis. British Journal of Ophthalmology, published online first 21 March 2018.
ALBIETZ, J.M. and SCHMID, K.L., 2018. Intense pulsed light treatment and meibomian gland expression for moderate to advanced meibomian gland dysfunction. Clinical & Experimental Optometry, 101(1), pp. 23-33.
VAHDANI, K., et al, 2018. Lateral tarsal strip versus Bick's procedure in correction of eyelid malposition. Eye, published online 21 February 2018.
CHEN, H., et al, 2018. Efficacy and Safety of Bevacizumab Combined with Mitomycin C or 5-Fluorouracil in Primary Trabeculectomy: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Clinical Trials. Ophthalmic research, 59(3), pp. 155-163.
DAVIS, S.A., et al, 2018. Drop instillation and glaucoma. Current opinion in ophthalmology, 29(2), pp. 171-177.
EL, H.M., et al, 2018. Comparison of Efficacy and Ocular Surface Disease Index Score between Bimatoprost, Latanoprost, Travoprost, and Tafluprost in Glaucoma Patients. Journal of Ophthalmology, published online 7 March 2018.
ENDERS, P., et al, 2018. Evaluation of two-dimensional Bruch's membrane opening minimum rim area for glaucoma diagnostics in a large patient cohort. Acta Opthalmologica, early view article.
FOUNTI P., et al, 2018. Prospective study of glaucoma referrals across Europe: Are we using resources wisely? British Journal of Ophthalmology, 102(3), pp. 329-337.
GARWAY-HEATH D.F., et al, 2018. Combining optical coherence tomography with visual field data to rapidly detect disease progression in glaucoma: A diagnostic accuracy study. Health technology assessment, 22(4), pp. 1-132.
GHARAHKHANI, P., et al, 2018. Analysis combining correlated glaucoma traits identifies five new risk loci for open-angle glaucoma. Scientific Reports, 8(1), pp. 3124.
GREEN W., et al, 2018. Review of the Xen Gel Stent and InnFocus MicroShunt. Current opinion in ophthalmology, 29(2), pp. 162-170.
JIANG, N., et al, 2018. Meta-analysis of the efficacy and safety of combined surgery in the management of eyes with coexisting cataract and open angle glaucoma. International Journal of Ophthalmology, 11(2), pp. 279-286.
NUCCI, C., et al, 2018. Neuroprotective agents in the management of glaucoma. Eye, published online 23 February 2018.
RADHAKRISHNAN, S., et al, 2018. Laser Peripheral Iridotomy in Primary Angle Closure: A Report by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Ophthalmology, in press, corrected proof.
RAHMATNEJAD K., et al, 2018. Factors Associated with Patient Satisfaction in an Outpatient Glaucoma Population. Seminars in ophthalmology, published online 17 January 2018.
RAMDAS, W.D., 2018. The relation between dietary intake and glaucoma: a systematic review. Acta Opthalmologica, early view article, published 20 February 2018.
RAO, A., et al, 2018. Unusual Surprises in Glaucoma Filtering Surgeries: Lessons Learned and Review of Literature. Seminars in ophthalmology, 33(2), pp. 242-252.
ZHAO D., et al, 2018. Improving Follow-up and Reducing Barriers for Eye Screenings in Communities: The SToP Glaucoma Study. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 188, pp. 19-28.
ZUO, W. and LESK, M.R., 2018. Surgical Outcome of Replacing a Failed Ahmed Glaucoma Valve by a Baerveldt Glaucoma Implant in the Same Quadrant in Refractory Glaucoma. Journal of glaucoma, 27(5), pp. 421–428.
Lacrimal gland and dry eye
DEL PAPA N. and VITALI, C., 2018. Management of primary Sjogren's syndrome: recent developments and new classification criteria. Therapeutic Advances in Musculoskeletal Disease, 10(2), pp. 39-54.
DEVENEY, T. and ASBELL, P.A., 2018. Patient and physician perspectives on the use of cyclosporine ophthalmic emulsion 0.05% for the management of chronic dry eye. Clinical Ophthalmology, 12, pp. 569-576.
GRAHAM A.D., et al, 2018. The Berkeley dry eye flow chart: A fast, functional screening instrument for contact lens-induced dryness. PLoS ONE, 13(1), p.e0190752.
ING E.B., et al, 2018. Meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials in dacryocystorhinostomy with and without silicone intubation. Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology, article in press.
OBI E.E., et al, 2018. Assessment of lacrimal resistance using a manometric tear duct irrigation system. Orbit, epub ahead of print.
TIMLIN H.M., et al, 2018. Characterizing the Occluded Lacrimal Punctum Using Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography. Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery, 34(1), pp. 26-30.
YAZICI, A., et al, 2018. The Effect of Low-Dose Aspirin on Dry Eye Parameters and Ocular Surface Disease Index Questionnaire. Journal of Ocular Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 34(3), pp. 256-259.
YI H.C., et al, 2018. Influence of Nasal Tear Osmolarity on Ocular Symptoms Related to Dry Eye Disease. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 189, pp. 71-76.
BERNIER M.O., et al, 2018. Cataract risk in a cohort of U.S. radiologic technologists performing nuclear medicine procedures. Radiology, 286(2), pp. 592-601.
FU, Y., et al, 2018. Antidepressants use and risk of cataract development: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Ophthalmology, 18(1), pp. 31.
GRIMFORS, M., et al, 2018. Intraoperative difficulties, complications and self-assessed visual function in cataract surgery. Acta Opthalmologica, early view article.
PAHLITZSCH M., et al, 2018. Can we improve the efficacy of modern cataract surgery by using different tip designs? A comparison of balanced and tapered tip in femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery and manual phacoemulsification. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 46(1), pp. 35-45.
SLUTZKY, L. and KLEINMANN, G., 2018. Further Enhancement of Intraocular Open-Capsule Devices for Prevention of Posterior Capsule Opacification. Translational Vision Science & Technology, 7(1), pp. 21.
SPARROW, J.M., et al, 2018. Cat-PROM5: a brief psychometrically robust self-report questionnaire instrument for cataract surgery. Eye, 32(4), pp. 796-805.
THRIMAWITHANA, T.R., et al, 2018. Drug delivery to the lens for the management of cataracts. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews,
VALIMAKI, J., 2018. Cataract surgery in patients with glaucoma drainage implants: the hooked tube technique. International ophthalmology,
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, pp. 1-13.
WANG, Q., et al, 2018. Accuracy of intraocular lens power calculation formulas in long eyes: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Clinical & experimental ophthalmology, in press, corrected proof.
WEINGESSEL B., et al, 2018. Patients' maximum acceptable waiting time for cataract surgery: a comparison at two time-points 7 years apart. Acta Ophthalmologica, 96(1), pp. 88-94.
YANG, J., et al, 2018. Comparison of visual outcomes with implantation of trifocal versus bifocal intraocular lens after phacoemulsification: a Meta-analysis. International Journal of Ophthalmology, 11(3), pp. 48.
ARUNKUMAR, R., et al, 2018. What do we know about the macular pigment in AMD: the past, the present, and the future. Eye, epub ahead of print.
BEK, T. and KLUG, S.E., 2018. Age, sex, and type of medication predict the effect of anti-VEGF treatment on central retinal thickness in wet age-related macular degeneration. Clinical Ophthalmology, 12, pp. 473-479.
BHUACHALLA B.N., et al, 2018. Orthostatic hypertension as a risk factor for age-related macular degeneration: Evidence from the Irish longitudinal study on ageing. Experimental gerontology, 106, pp. 80-87.
BUITENDIJK G.H.S., et al, 2018. Antiplatelet and Anticoagulant Drugs Do Not Affect Visual Outcome in Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration in the BRAMD Trial. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 187, pp. 130-137.
CASCELLA R., et al, 2018. Uncovering genetic and non-genetic biomarkers specific for exudative age-related macular degeneration: Significant association of twelve variants. Oncotarget, 9(8), pp. 7812-7821.
GUO M.Y., et al, 2018. One-Year Effectiveness Study of Intravitreous Ranibizumab in Wet (Neovascular) Age-Related Macular Degeneration: A Meta-Analysis. Pharmacotherapy, 38(2), pp. 197-204.
KHERANI S., et al, 2018. Shortest Distance From Fovea to Subfoveal Hemorrhage Border Is Important in Patients With Neovascular Age-related Macular Degeneration. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 189, pp. 86-95.
MANTEL, I., et al, 2018. Switching between ranibizumab and aflibercept for the treatment of neovascular age-related macular degeneration (nAMD). Survey of ophthalmology, in press, accepted manuscript.
XU Q., et al, 2018. Understanding AMD by analogy: Systematic review of lipid-related common pathogenic mechanisms in AMD, AD, AS and GN. Lipids in Health and Disease, 17, Article Number: 3.
GUHAN, S., et al, 2018. Surgical adhesives in ophthalmology: history and current trends. British Journal of Ophthalmology, published online first, 26 March 2018.
IVANOV, I.V., et al, 2018. Ultraviolet radiation oxidative stress affects eye health. Journal of Biophotonics, early view, published 30 March 2018.
KALOWITZ D., et al, 2018. Bilateral Postoperative Blindness and Ophthalmoplegia After Cardiac Surgery. Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia, article in press, corrected proof.
LABIRIS, G., et al, 2018. A systematic review of teleophthalmological studies in Europe. International Journal of Ophthalmology, 11(2), pp. 314-325.
LETHBRIDGE, E.M. and MULDOON, C., 2018. Development of a Mobility-Related Quality-of-Life Measure for Individuals with Vision Impairments. Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, 112(2), pp. 169-181.
LINDHOLM J.M., et al, 2018. Improving eye care services with a lean approach. Acta Ophthalmologica, epub ahead of print.
MAMAS, N., et al, 2018. Acute ocular pain during magnetic resonance imaging due to retained intraocular metallic foreign body: the role of ultrasonography and ultrasound biomicroscopy in diagnosis and management of this condition. Journal of Ultrasound, first online, 2 March 2018.
MCGOWAN, G., et al, 2018. QUIET PLEASE! Effect of distraction on simulated posterior segment surgical performance. Graefes Archive for Clinical & Experimental Ophthalmology, 256(3), pp. 519-523.
MOHAMED, R., et al, 2018. A model of clinical practice: a randomised clinical study evaluating patient satisfaction of nurse-led vs consultant-led intravitreal injection. Eye, published online 5 February 2018.
MULLER, E., 2018. Role of Optometry in the Management of Vision and Ocular Health of Patients with Mental and Emotional Disturbance: Part 2. Optometry & Visual Performance, 6(1), pp. 25-30.
PALAZZOLO L. and GORSKI, M., 2018. Overview of the Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Novel Treatment Strategies for Ophthalmic Emergencies in the Hospitalized Geriatric Patient. American Journal of Therapeutics, 25(1), pp. e128-e144.
THULLIEZ, M., et al, 2018. Overview of Systematic Reviews and Meta-analyses on Systemic Adverse Events Associated With Intravitreal Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Medication Use. JAMA Ophthalmology, publish ahead of print, 22 March 2018.
Neuromuscular, neurological and optic nerve
ALLAM H.K., et al, 2018. The neuro-ophthalmological effects related to long-term occupational exposure to organic solvents in painters. Toxicology and industrial health, 34(2), pp. 91-98.
ARMSTRONG, R.A., 2018. Visual problems associated with traumatic brain injury. Clinical & Experimental Optometry, early view, 28 February 2018.
CHEN Z.H., et al, 2018. Eye-tracking-aided digital system for strabismus diagnosis. Healthcare Technology Letters, 5(1), pp. 1-6.
HOLMES, J.M., 2018. Lessons from recent randomized clinical trials of binocular treatment for amblyopia. JAMA Ophthalmology, 136(2), pp. 181-183.
HOPKER, L.M., et al, 2018. Histological changes underlying bupivacaine's effect on extra ocular muscle. Experimental eye research, 171, pp. 62-67.
KHALEELI, Z., et al, 2018. Remember the retina: retinal disorders presenting to neurologists. Practical Neurology, 18(2), pp. 84-96.
MORROW, S.A., et al, 2018. Effect of Treating Acute Optic Neuritis With Bioequivalent Oral vs Intravenous Corticosteroids: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Neurology, publish online, 5 March 2018.
SANCHEZ K. and ROWE, F.J., 2018. Role of neural integrators in oculomotor systems: a systematic narrative literature review. Acta Ophthalmologica, 96(2), pp. e111-e118.
SOARES-DOS-REIS, R., et al, 2018. Ocular neuromyotonia. Practical Neurology, online first, 21 February 2018.
STUNKEL L., et al, 2018. Incidence and causes of overdiagnosis of optic neuritis. JAMA Ophthalmology, 136(1), pp. 76-81.
TAKKAR A., et al, 2018. Clinical and Neuro-ophthalmologic Predictors of Visual Outcome in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension. Neuro-Ophthalmology, latest articles, published online 9 January 2018.
WEBBER, A.L. and CAMUGLIA, J.E., 2018. A pragmatic approach to amblyopia diagnosis: evidence into practice. Clinical & Experimental Optometry, early view, 26 February 2018.
BLASI, M.A., et al, 2018. Photodynamic Therapy in Ocular Oncology. Biomedicines, 6(1), pp. 17.
DAMATO, B., et al, 2018. Patient-reported Outcomes and Quality of Life After Treatment of Choroidal Melanoma: A Comparison of Enucleation Versus Radiotherapy in 1596 Patients. American Journal of Ophthalmology, in press, corrected proof, 17 March 2018.
GLASGOW, B.J. and MCCANNEL, T.A., 2018. Correlation of Immunocytochemistry of BRCA1-associated Protein-1 (BAP1) With Other Prognostic Markers in Uveal Melanoma. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 189, pp. 122-126.
HAYASHI, K., et al, 2018. Efficacy and safety of carbon-ion radiotherapy for lacrimal gland carcinomas with extraorbital extension: a retrospective cohort study. Oncotarget, 9(16), pp. 12932-12940.
KLEFTER, O.N., et al, 2018. Therapeutic options for conjunctival neoplasia. Expert Review of Ophthalmology, 13(1), pp. 17-31.
KURIKI R., et al, 2018. Changes in tear volume and ocular symptoms of patients receiving oral anticancer drug S-1. Journal of Pharmaceutical Health Care and Sciences, 4(1), Article Number: 3.
LEUNG V., et al, 2018. Metastasis to the extraocular muscles: A case report, literature review and pooled data analysis. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, early view, 2 February 2018.
RIECHARDT, A.I., et al, 2018. Salvage proton beam therapy for recurrent iris melanoma: outcome and side effects. Graefes Archive for Clinical & Experimental Ophthalmology, first online, 20 February 2018.
RIVA, G., et al, 2018. CyberKnife radiotherapy for orbital metastases: A single-center experience on 24 lesions. European journal of ophthalmology, epub ahead of print.
WILLIAMSON, T.J., et al, 2018. Sociodemographic, Medical, and Psychosocial Factors Associated With Supportive Care Needs in Adults Diagnosed With Uveal Melanoma. JAMA Ophthalmology, 136(4), pp. 356-363.
ZOBERI J.E., et al, 2018. MRI-based treatment planning and dose delivery verification for intraocular melanoma brachytherapy. Brachytherapy, 17(1), pp. 31-39.
BAUM S.H., et al, 2018. Autologous dermis - Fat grafts as primary and secondary orbital transplants before rehabilitation with artificial eyes. Journal of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery, 46(1), pp. 90-97.
BOARI N., et al, 2018. Fronto-orbitozygomatic approach: Functional and cosmetic outcomes in a series of 169 patients. Journal of neurosurgery, 128(2), pp. 466-474.
JACOBS, S.M., et al, 2018. Incidence, Risk Factors, and Management of Blindness after Orbital Surgery. Ophthalmology, in press, corrected proof, 15 March 2018.
KALIN-HAJDU, E., et al, 2018. Diagnosing Distensible Venous Malformations of the Orbit With Diffusion-weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 189, pp. 146-154.
SELLARI-FRANCESCHINI, S., et al, 2018. Rehabilitative orbital decompression for Graves' orbitopathy: results of a randomized clinical trial. Journal of endocrinological investigation, epub ahead of print.
WANG, C., et al, 2018. Does rituximab improve clinical outcomes of patients with thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy? A systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Ophthalmology, 18(1), pp. 46.
WLADIS E.J., et al, 2018. Orbital Implants in Enucleation Surgery: A Report by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Ophthalmology, 125(2), pp. 288-294.
ALLAM, G., et al, 2018. Outcome of pediatric cataract surgery with intraocular injection of triamcinolone acetonide: Randomized controlled trial. European journal of ophthalmology, epub ahead of print.
BERSON, E.L., et al, 2018. Association of Vitamin A Supplementation With Disease Course in Children With Retinitis Pigmentosa. JAMA Ophthalmology, publish ahead of print, 29 March 2018.
CHEN X., et al, 2018. SYK-targeted dendritic cell-mediated cytotoxic T lymphocytes enhance the effect of immunotherapy on retinoblastoma. Journal of cancer research and clinical oncology, 144(4), pp. 675-684.
CIFUENTES D.L., et al, 2018. Surgical success and lateral incomitance following three-muscle surgery for large-angle horizontal strabismus. Journal of AAPOS, 22(1), pp. 79-81.e1.
KINORI, M., et al, 2018. The PlusoptiX Photoscreener and the Retinomax Autorefractor as Community-based Screening Devices for Preschool Children. Current eye research, 43(5), pp. 654-658.
KORKMAZ L., et al, 2018. Short-term Refractive Effects of Propranolol Hydrochloride Prophylaxis on Retinopathy of Prematurity in Very Preterm Newborns. Current eye research, 43(2), pp. 213-217.
NA K.H. and KIM, S.H., 2018. Early versus late surgery for infantile exotropia. Journal of AAPOS, 22(1), pp. 79-81.e1.
OMIDAKHSH N., et al, 2018. Parental occupational exposures and the risk of childhood sporadic retinoblastoma: A report from the Children's Oncology Group. Occupational and environmental medicine, 75(3), pp. 205-211.
SHARMA B., et al, 2018. Recent advances in paediatric keratoplasty. Expert Review of Ophthalmology, 13(1), pp. 1-10.
ZAHIDI, A.A., et al, 2018. Different visual development: norms for visual acuity in children with Down's syndrome. Clinical & Experimental Optometry, early view, 30 March 2018.
ANTEBY R., et al, 2018. Vitrectomy in patients 85 years of age and older: Surgical outcomes and visual prognosis. Clinical Interventions in Aging, 13, pp. 243-249.
CHHABLANI, J., et al, 2018. Clinical Characteristics and Treatment Outcomes of Recurrent Central Retinal Vein Occlusions. Seminars in ophthalmology, 33(2), pp. 191-197.
GU, C. and QIU, Q., 2018. Inverted internal limiting membrane flap technique for large macular holes: a systematic review and single-arm meta-analysis. Graefes Archive for Clinical & Experimental Ophthalmology, first online, 12 March 2018.
HU, Z., et al, 2018. Thin Rigid Contact Lens Used in Vitreous-Retinal Surgery for Corneal Protection: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Eye & Contact Lens: Science & Clinical Practice, epub ahead of print.
JIANG H., et al, 2018. Impaired retinal microcirculation in patients with Alzheimer's disease. PLoS ONE, 13(2), Article Number: e0192154.
LANDA G., et al, 2018. Sutureless Belt Loops versus Sutured Buckle Technique in Combination with Vitrectomy for Retinal Detachment Repair: A Comparative Analysis. Ophthalmologica, online first, 21 Feb 2018.
LIU B., et al, 2018. Efficacy of combined intravitreal anti-vascular endothelial growth factor and photodynamic therapy for non-age related macular degeneration sourced choroidal neovascularization: A systematic review and meta-analysis. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, 11(1), pp. 33-42.
MISHRA, S.K., et al, 2018. Intravitreal dexamethasone implant versus triamcinolone acetonide for macular oedema of central retinal vein occlusion: quantifying efficacy and safety. International Journal of Retina and Vitreous, 4, pp. 13.
PAGE, P.S., et al, 2018. Intra-Arterial Thrombolysis for Acute Central Retinal Artery Occlusion: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Frontiers in neurology [electronic resource], 9, pp. 76.
ROMANO, M.R., et al, 2018. Evaluation of 3D heads-up vitrectomy: outcomes of psychometric skills testing and surgeon satisfaction. Eye, epub ahead of print.
SCHEERLINCK, L.M., et al, 2018. Retinal sensitivity following intraocular silicone oil and gas tamponade for rhegmatogenous retinal detachment. Acta Opthalmologica, early view, 2 March 2018.
TEN BERGE J.C.E.M., et al, 2018. Antiretinal antibodies in central serous chorioretinopathy: prevalence and clinical implications. Acta Ophthalmologica, 96(1), pp. 56-62.
VINOD, K., 2018. Suprachoroidal shunts. Current opinion in ophthalmology, 29(2), pp. 155-161.
WU, C.Y., et al, 2018. Association of obstructive sleep apnea with central serous chorioretinopathy and choroidal thickness: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Retina, epub ahead of print.
YU, Y., et al, 2018. Endoscopy-assisted vitrectomy in the anterior vitreous. International Journal of Ophthalmology, 11(3), pp. 506-511.
BERNARD A., et al, 2018. Diagnosis of Lyme-associated uveitis: Value of serological testing in a tertiary centre. British Journal of Ophthalmology, 102(3), pp. 369-372.
HENRY, C.R., et al, 2018. Pars Plana Vitrectomy for the Treatment of Uveitis. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 190, pp. 142-149.
LEAL, I., et al, 2018. Efficacy and safety of intravitreal anti-tumour necrosis factor drugs in adults with non-infectious uveitis - a systematic review. Acta Opthalmologica, epub ahead of print.
SUHLER E.B., et al, 2018. Safety and Efficacy of Adalimumab in Patients with Noninfectious Uveitis in an Ongoing Open-Label Study: VISUAL III. Ophthalmology, in press, corrected proof, 9 February 2018.