L Spadea

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Affiliation: University of L'Aquila
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Corneal ectasia after myopic laser in situ keratomileusis: a long-term study
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, Department of Biotechnological and Applied Clinical Sciences, Eye Clinic, L Aquila
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:1801-13. 2012
  2. pmc Effectiveness of scraping and mitomycin C to treat haze after myopic photorefractive keratectomy
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Department of Surgical Sciences, University of L Aquila, Eye Clinic, L Aquila, Italy
    Open Ophthalmol J 5:63-5. 2011
  3. pmc Simultaneous topography-guided PRK followed by corneal collagen cross-linking after lamellar keratoplasty for keratoconus
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, Department of Biotechnological and Applied Clinical Sciences, Eye Clinic, L Aquila
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:1793-800. 2012
  4. pmc Transepithelial corneal collagen cross-linking in ultrathin keratoconic corneas
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, Department of Biotechnological and Applied Clinical Sciences, Eye Clinic, L Aquila
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:1785-92. 2012
  5. pmc Laser refractive surgery in diabetic patients: a review of the literature
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, Department of Biotechnological and Applied Clinical Sciences, Eye Clinic, L Aquila
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:1775-83. 2012
  6. pmc Regression of urrets-zavalia syndrome after deep lamellar keratoplasty for keratoconus: a case study
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Eye Clinic, San Salvatore Hospital, Surgical Science Department, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Open Ophthalmol J 2:130-1. 2008
  7. doi Optical pachymetry-guided custom excimer laser-assisted lamellar keratoplasty for the surgical treatment of keratoconus
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, Department of Surgical Sciences, Eye Clinic, L Aquila, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 38:1559-67. 2012
  8. doi Collagen crosslinking for ectasia following PRK performed in excimer laser-assisted keratoplasty for keratoconus
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Eye Clinic, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 22:274-7. 2012
  9. ncbi Topographically guided two-step LASIK and standard LASIK in the correction of refractive errors after penetrating keratoplasty
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Eye Clinic, San Salvatore Hospital, University of L Aquila, L Aquila Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 19:535-43. 2009
  10. ncbi Flap measurements with the Hansatome microkeratome
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of L Aquila, Italy
    J Refract Surg 18:149-54. 2002

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Publications29

  1. pmc Corneal ectasia after myopic laser in situ keratomileusis: a long-term study
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, Department of Biotechnological and Applied Clinical Sciences, Eye Clinic, L Aquila
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:1801-13. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the long-term postoperative incidence of and key factors in the genesis of corneal ectasia after myopic laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) in a large number of cases...
  2. pmc Effectiveness of scraping and mitomycin C to treat haze after myopic photorefractive keratectomy
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Department of Surgical Sciences, University of L Aquila, Eye Clinic, L Aquila, Italy
    Open Ophthalmol J 5:63-5. 2011
    ..In conclusion scraping and application of MMC could be considered a good tool in the treatment of selected cases of haze after myopic PRK, especially with patients that are reluctant to undergo a secondary laser procedure...
  3. pmc Simultaneous topography-guided PRK followed by corneal collagen cross-linking after lamellar keratoplasty for keratoconus
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, Department of Biotechnological and Applied Clinical Sciences, Eye Clinic, L Aquila
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:1793-800. 2012
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  4. pmc Transepithelial corneal collagen cross-linking in ultrathin keratoconic corneas
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, Department of Biotechnological and Applied Clinical Sciences, Eye Clinic, L Aquila
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:1785-92. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Laser refractive surgery in diabetic patients: a review of the literature
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, Department of Biotechnological and Applied Clinical Sciences, Eye Clinic, L Aquila
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:1775-83. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the current recommendations regarding laser refractive surgery in patients with diabetes mellitus and to assess whether these patients make appropriate candidates for laser vision correction...
  6. pmc Regression of urrets-zavalia syndrome after deep lamellar keratoplasty for keratoconus: a case study
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Eye Clinic, San Salvatore Hospital, Surgical Science Department, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Open Ophthalmol J 2:130-1. 2008
    ..Sympatholytic and parasympathomimetic drops were administered and a progressive reduction of mydriasis and restoring of pupillary kinetics were observed. Four years after surgery, it was resulting in only slight residual anisocoria...
  7. doi Optical pachymetry-guided custom excimer laser-assisted lamellar keratoplasty for the surgical treatment of keratoconus
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, Department of Surgical Sciences, Eye Clinic, L Aquila, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 38:1559-67. 2012
    ..To evaluate the anatomic and functional results of optical pachymetry-guided custom excimer laser-assisted lamellar keratoplasty in keratoconus patients...
  8. doi Collagen crosslinking for ectasia following PRK performed in excimer laser-assisted keratoplasty for keratoconus
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Eye Clinic, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 22:274-7. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi Topographically guided two-step LASIK and standard LASIK in the correction of refractive errors after penetrating keratoplasty
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Eye Clinic, San Salvatore Hospital, University of L Aquila, L Aquila Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 19:535-43. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi Flap measurements with the Hansatome microkeratome
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of L Aquila, Italy
    J Refract Surg 18:149-54. 2002
    ....
  11. doi Excimer laser-assisted lamellar keratoplasty for the surgical treatment of keratoconus
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, Department of Surgical Sciences, Eye Clinic, L Aquila, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 35:105-12. 2009
    ..To evaluate the anatomical and functional results of excimer laser-assisted lamellar keratoplasty (ELLK) in keratoconus patients...
  12. ncbi Comparison of optical low coherence reflectometry and ultrasound pachymetry in the measurement of central corneal thickness before and after photorefractive keratectomy
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    J Refract Surg 23:661-6. 2007
    ..To compare an ultrasound pachymeter with an optical low coherence reflectometry (OLCR) pachymeter for measuring pre- and postoperative central corneal thickness of patients undergoing photorefractive keratectomy (PRK)...
  13. ncbi Electro-oculographic abnormality in eyes with uveal melanoma
    L Spadea
    Eye Clinic, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 12:419-23. 2002
    ..To seek out correlations between preoperative electro-oculogram (EOG) recordings with different types of uveal melanomas, after surgery...
  14. ncbi Long-term results of penetrating keratoplasty using a single or double running suture technique
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of L Aquila, Italy
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 240:415-9. 2002
    ..Corneal astigmatism changes after penetrating keratoplasty (PK) with single running suture (SRS) or double running suture (DRS) were evaluated in this prospective randomized study...
  15. ncbi Photorefractive keratectomy and LASIK for the correction of hyperopia: 2-year follow-up
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    J Refract Surg 22:131-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) and LASIK in the correction of hyperopia...
  16. ncbi Enhancement outcomes after photorefractive keratectomy and laser in situ keratomileusis using topographically guided excimer laser photoablation
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Eye Clinic, San Salvatore Hospital, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 31:2306-12. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of topographically guided excimer laser photoablation to retreat unsuccessful myopic and hyperopic photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) and laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK)...
  17. ncbi Latrogenic keratectasia following laser in situ keratomileusis
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, Italy
    J Refract Surg 18:475-80. 2002
    ..To evaluate keratectasia after laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) for high myopia...
  18. ncbi Pre-excimer laser and post-excimer laser refractive surgery measurements of scotopic pupil diameter using 2 pupillometers
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Ophthalmology 112:1003-8. 2005
    ..To compare a digital infrared pupillometer with a handheld light amplification pupillometer for measuring scotopic pupil size and to evaluate if the postoperative refractive changes of the cornea can influence pupil measurements...
  19. ncbi Topographically guided excimer laser photorefractive keratectomy to treat superficial corneal opacities
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Universita degli Studi di L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Ophthalmology 111:458-62. 2004
    ..To demonstrate the efficacy and safety of topographically guided excimer laser photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) in treating superficial corneal opacities...
  20. ncbi Corneal collagen cross-linking with riboflavin and UVA irradiation in pellucid marginal degeneration
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Eye Clinic, University of L Aquila, Italy
    J Refract Surg 26:375-7. 2010
    ..To report the results of corneal collagen cross-linking (CXL) with riboflavin and ultraviolet A irradiation in a patient affected by pellucid marginal degeneration (PMD)...
  21. ncbi Three different techniques for photorefractive keratectomy for mixed astigmatism
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 38:307-13. 2007
    ..To compare three different PRK techniques for the correction of mixed astigmatism...
  22. ncbi Role of the corneal epithelium in refractive changes following laser in situ keratomileusis for high myopia
    L Spadea
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of L Aquila, Italy
    J Refract Surg 16:133-9. 2000
    ..We evaluated the role of the epithelium following excimer laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) performed on highly myopic eyes...
  23. doi Intraoperative videokeratography in penetrating keratoplasty and excimer laser-assisted lamellar keratoplasty for keratoconus
    Leopoldo Spadea
    University of L Aquila, Department of Surgical Sciences, Eye Clinic, L Aquila, Italy
    J Refract Surg 26:660-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate the usefulness of intraoperative computerized corneal topographic data in excimer laser-assisted lamellar keratoplasty (ELLK) and penetrating keratoplasty (PK)...
  24. ncbi Photorefractive keratectomy and laser in situ keratomileusis in refractive accommodative esotropia
    Lelio Sabetti
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 31:1899-903. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of excimer laser refractive surgery as an alternative for optical correction in patients affected by fully refractive accommodative strabismus...
  25. ncbi The CORTES study: corneal transplant indications and graft survival in an Italian cohort of patients
    Adriano Fasolo
    Fondazione Banca degli Occhi del Veneto, Venezia Mestre, Italy
    Cornea 25:507-15. 2006
    ..To describe the corneal transplantation activity in Italy, to assess the long-term graft survival, and to begin to outline the potential risk factors for graft outcome...
  26. ncbi Topographically guided LASIK
    Leopoldo Spadea
    Ophthalmology 113:1251.e1-2. 2006
  27. ncbi Choroidal neovascularization after laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis following penetrating keratoplasty
    Andrea Scupola
    Ospedale S Salvatore, Via Vetoio, Coppito, 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 241:682-4. 2003
    ..To describe a case of choroidal neovascularization (CNV) after laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) following penetrating keratoplasty (PK)...
  28. ncbi excimer laser phototherapeutic keratectomy for recurrent intraepithelial corneoconjunctival carcinoma
    Leopoldo Spadea
    J Cataract Refract Surg 28:2062-4. 2002
  29. ncbi Correlation between ERG changes and FGF2 mRNA Up-regulation in patients with choroidal melanoma
    Silvia Di Loreto
    Istituto di Tipizzazione Tissutale, CNR, 67100, L Aquila, Italy
    Exp Eye Res 75:217-25. 2002
    ..We suggest that the melanoma triggers a process leading to an up-regulation of FGF2 in the human eye and this up-regulation might be responsible for the ERG attenuation...