Carsten Heinz

Summary

Affiliation: University of Essen
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Ligneous conjunctivitis in a patient with plasminogen type I deficiency--case report with review of literature]
    Carsten Heinz
    Universitätsaugenklinik Essen, Germany
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 219:156-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Antiproliferative effect of mycophenolate mofetil on cultured human Tenon fibroblasts
    Carsten Heinz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 240:408-14. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Squamous cell carcinoma of the conjunctiva in patients with atopic eczema
    Carsten Heinz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, 45122 Essen, Germany
    Cornea 22:135-7. 2003
  4. doi request reprint Intravitreal and orbital floor triamcinolone acetonide injections in noninfectious uveitis: a comparative study
    Martin Roesel
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital, University Duisburg Essen, DE 48145 Münster, Germany
    Ophthalmic Res 42:81-6. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Comparison between intravitreal and orbital floor triamcinolone acetonide after phacoemulsification in patients with endogenous uveitis
    Martin Roesel
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital, Muenster, Germany
    Am J Ophthalmol 147:406-12. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Everolimus for the treatment of uveitis refractory to cyclosporine A: a pilot study
    Arnd Heiligenhaus
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital, University of Duisburg Essen, Muenster, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 251:143-52. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Favourable outcome after cataract surgery with IOL implantation in uveitis associated with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Rafael S Grajewski
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Acta Ophthalmol 90:657-62. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Elevated laser flare values correlate with complicated course of anterior uveitis in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Christoph Tappeiner
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital, Muenster, Germany
    Acta Ophthalmol 89:e521-7. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of retinal thickness and fundus-related microperimetry with visual acuity in uveitic macular oedema
    Martin Roesel
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital Muenster, University Duisburg Essen, Germany
    Acta Ophthalmol 89:533-7. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Intravitreal bevacizumab (avastin) as a treatment for refractory macular edema in patients with uveitis: a pilot study
    Friederike Mackensen
    Interdisciplinary Uveitis Center, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Retina 28:41-5. 2008

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint [Ligneous conjunctivitis in a patient with plasminogen type I deficiency--case report with review of literature]
    Carsten Heinz
    Universitätsaugenklinik Essen, Germany
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 219:156-8. 2002
    ..Ligneous conjunctivitis is a rare chronic pseudomembranous conjunctivitis. It forms nodular masses on the palpebral conjunctiva. Beside the conjunctival affection pseudomembranes can also be found on other mucosal tissues...
  2. ncbi request reprint Antiproliferative effect of mycophenolate mofetil on cultured human Tenon fibroblasts
    Carsten Heinz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 240:408-14. 2002
    ..The effect is mediated by inhibition of lymphocyte proliferation. In this study we investigated the effect of MMF on human Tenon fibroblast proliferation in cell culture...
  3. ncbi request reprint Squamous cell carcinoma of the conjunctiva in patients with atopic eczema
    Carsten Heinz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, 45122 Essen, Germany
    Cornea 22:135-7. 2003
    ..To report squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the conjunctiva in patients with atopic eczema...
  4. doi request reprint Intravitreal and orbital floor triamcinolone acetonide injections in noninfectious uveitis: a comparative study
    Martin Roesel
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital, University Duisburg Essen, DE 48145 Münster, Germany
    Ophthalmic Res 42:81-6. 2009
    ..To compare the effect of orbital floor (OFTA) or intravitreal (IVTA) administration of triamcinolone acetonide on visual acuity and chronic cystoid macular edema (CME) in patients with uveitis...
  5. doi request reprint Comparison between intravitreal and orbital floor triamcinolone acetonide after phacoemulsification in patients with endogenous uveitis
    Martin Roesel
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital, Muenster, Germany
    Am J Ophthalmol 147:406-12. 2009
    ..To compare the effect of intravitreal and orbital floor triamcinolone acetonide (TA) on macular edema, visual outcome, and course of postoperative inflammation after cataract surgery in uveitis patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Everolimus for the treatment of uveitis refractory to cyclosporine A: a pilot study
    Arnd Heiligenhaus
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital, University of Duisburg Essen, Muenster, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 251:143-52. 2013
    ..This study investigated the efficacy of everolimus, a potent inhibitor of T lymphocyte proliferation, for treating noninfectious uveitis. The study design was an open-label prospective trial...
  7. doi request reprint Favourable outcome after cataract surgery with IOL implantation in uveitis associated with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Rafael S Grajewski
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Acta Ophthalmol 90:657-62. 2012
    ..This study investigated the outcome after minimally invasive surgery with IOL implantation...
  8. doi request reprint Elevated laser flare values correlate with complicated course of anterior uveitis in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Christoph Tappeiner
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital, Muenster, Germany
    Acta Ophthalmol 89:e521-7. 2011
    ..To evaluate the prognostic value of anterior chamber (AC) laser flare (LF) in uveitis associated with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)...
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of retinal thickness and fundus-related microperimetry with visual acuity in uveitic macular oedema
    Martin Roesel
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital Muenster, University Duisburg Essen, Germany
    Acta Ophthalmol 89:533-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to compare retinal thickness as measured by optical coherence tomography and photoreceptor function as measured by fundus-related microperimetry with respect to their correlation with visual acuity...
  10. doi request reprint Intravitreal bevacizumab (avastin) as a treatment for refractory macular edema in patients with uveitis: a pilot study
    Friederike Mackensen
    Interdisciplinary Uveitis Center, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Retina 28:41-5. 2008
    ..As VEGF is involved in the pathomechanisms of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction the authors used bevacizumab as a last resort treatment in patients with persistent uveitic cystoid macular edema (CME)...
  11. doi request reprint Long-term reduction of laser flare values after trabeculectomy but not after cyclodestructive procedures in uveitis patients
    Carsten Heinz
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital Muenster, Hohenzollernring 74, Muenster, Germany
    Int Ophthalmol 31:205-10. 2011
    ..TE significantly reduced postoperative LF values. Higher LF values did not increase the development of new complications in this study, but an increased occurrence of cataract formation was seen in the TE group...
  12. doi request reprint Ocular hypertension and glaucoma incidence in patients with scleritis
    Carsten Heinz
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital Muenster, Hohenzollernring 74, 48145 Muenster, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 251:139-42. 2013
    ..Aim of this study was to identify the incidence and risk factors for OHT and SG with regard to the scleritis form...
  13. doi request reprint Uveal and capsular biocompatibility of two foldable acrylic intraocular lenses in patients with endogenous uveitis--a prospective randomized study
    Martin Roesel
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital, Muenster, University Duisburg Essen, Duisburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 246:1609-15. 2008
    ..To compare a hydrophobic and a hydrophilic acrylic single-piece intraocular lens (IOL) in uveitis patients with respect to biocompatibility and visual outcome...
  14. doi request reprint A three-centre experience with adalimumab for the treatment of non-infectious uveitis
    Bianca Carola Dobner
    Department of Ophthalmology, Interdisciplinary Uveitis Center, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg 69120, Germany
    Br J Ophthalmol 97:134-8. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of adalimumab in patients with active non-infectious uveitis in three different centres...
  15. doi request reprint Influence of corneal thickness changes during active uveitis on Goldmann applanation and dynamic contour tonometry
    Carsten Heinz
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital, Munster, Germany
    Ophthalmic Res 48:38-42. 2012
    ..To compare the influence of central corneal thickness (CCT) during active anterior uveitis and after resolution on intraocular pressure (IOP) measurements by Goldmann applanation tonometry (GAT) and by dynamic contour tonometry (DCT)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Chronic uveitis in children with and without juvenile idiopathic arthritis: differences in patient characteristics and clinical course
    Carsten Heinz
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital Muenster, Muenster, Germany
    J Rheumatol 35:1403-7. 2008
    ..We identified factors that may help to differentiate JIA-associated AU from the more common idiopathic AU (IAU) before the onset of arthritis...
  17. doi request reprint Review for disease of the year: epidemiology of juvenile idiopathic arthritis and its associated uveitis: the probable risk factors
    Arnd Heiligenhaus
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital, Uveitis Center, University of Duisburg Essen, Muenster, Germany
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 21:180-91. 2013
    ..For improvement of epidemiological knowledge of this complicated disease, large, well-defined, long-term population-based registries are needed with the application of universally agreed case definitions and outcome measures...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of uveitic secondary glaucoma and success of nonsurgical treatment in adults and children in a tertiary referral center
    Carsten Heinz
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital Muenster, Muenster, Germany
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 17:243-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to compare treatment strategies, the success of topical and systemic therapy, and the need for glaucoma surgery in children and adults with secondary uveitic glaucoma...
  19. doi request reprint Treatment of severe uveitis associated with juvenile idiopathic arthritis with anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody (rituximab)
    Arnd Heiligenhaus
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital, Muenster, Germany
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 50:1390-4. 2011
    ..Rituximab (RTX), a chimeric mAb directed against the B-cell marker CD20, was investigated for its anti-inflammatory effect in treating refractory uveitis associated with JIA...
  20. pmc Oral voclosporin: novel calcineurin inhibitor for treatment of noninfectious uveitis
    Martin Roesel
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital, Muenster, Germany
    Clin Ophthalmol 5:1309-13. 2011
    ..Future studies have to show if these advantages are accompanied by greater clinical efficacy and fewer side effects compared with the classic calcineurin inhibitors...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Tubulointerstitial nephritis and uveitis (TINU syndrome) - comorbidity and complications in four patients]
    Tobias Hudde
    Universitätsaugenklinik Essen, Abteilung Erkrankungen des vorderen Augenabschnitts, Germany
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 219:528-32. 2002
    ..TINU syndrome probably is a frequently overlooked disease where uveitis occurs in association with acute tubulointerstitial nephritis. Diagnostic criteria have been published recently...
  22. ncbi request reprint Improvement of noninfectious uveitis with fumaric acid esters: results of a pilot study
    Carsten Heinz
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital Muenster, Germany
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:569-71. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative intraocular triamcinolone injection prophylaxis for post-cataract surgery fibrin formation in uveitis associated with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Jin Li
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital, Muenster, Germany
    J Cataract Refract Surg 32:1535-9. 2006
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  24. pmc Trabeculectomy or modified deep sclerectomy in juvenile uveitic glaucoma
    Carsten Heinz
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital Muenster, Hohenzollernring 74, 48145, Muenster, Germany
    J Ophthalmic Inflamm Infect 1:165-70. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to report the effectiveness of trabeculectomies (TE) and modified deep sclerectomies (mdS) in a group of patients with juvenile uveitic secondary glaucoma...
  25. ncbi request reprint Intermediate uveitis in children and young adults: differences in clinical course, associations and visual outcome
    Carsten Heinz
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital Muenster, Muenster, Germany Department of Ophthalmology, University of Duisburg Essen, Germany
    Br J Ophthalmol 98:1107-11. 2014
    ..Intermediate uveitis (IU) is considered to carry a considerable risk for complications and visual loss. This study compares juvenile and adult onset IU with regard to visual loss and complications...
  26. ncbi request reprint Amniotic membrane transplantation for reconstruction of corneal ulcer in graves ophthalmopathy
    Carsten Heinz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Essen, Hufelandstr 55, 45122 Essen, Germany
    Cornea 23:524-6. 2004
    ..To report one case of corneal ulceration associated with a severe manifestation of Graves ophthalmopathy that was treated with amniotic membrane (AM) transplantation using the inlay and overlay technique...
  27. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of parvovirus B19-specific antibodies and of viral DNA in patients with endogenous uveitis
    Carsten Heinz
    Department of Ophthalmology, St Franziskus Hospital Muenster, Hohenzollernring 54, 48145, Muenster, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 243:999-1004. 2005
    ..We investigated serum and aqueous fluid samples of patients with endogenous uveitis...
  28. doi request reprint Time-domain and spectral-domain optical coherence tomography in uveitic macular edema
    Martin Roesel
    Am J Ophthalmol 146:626-7; author reply 627-8. 2008
  29. doi request reprint Cataract surgery in uveitis
    Martin Roesel
    Ophthalmology 115:1431, 1431.e1. 2008