Akira Nishimura

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Affiliation: Kanazawa University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Use of viscoelastic substance in ophthalmic surgery - focus on sodium hyaluronate
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Clin Ophthalmol 2:21-30. 2008
  2. pmc Cystoid macular edema associated with oral antineoplastic agent s-1 in a patient with diabetic retinopathy
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Case Report Ophthalmol 3:91-5. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Adverse events associated with intraocular injections of bevacizumab in eyes with neovascular glaucoma
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, 13 1 Takara machi, Kanazawa, 920 8641, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 250:603-10. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Anterior segment optical coherence tomography findings of reverse pupillary block after scleral-fixated sutured posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Cataract Refract Surg 35:1540-7. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative Healon5 injection into blebs for small conjunctival breaks created during trabeculectomy
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Cataract Refract Surg 31:1279-82. 2005
  6. pmc Endophthalmitis caused by Enterococcus mundtii
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, 13 1 Takara machi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa 9208641, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 43:1475-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Macular abnormalities and optic disk anomaly associated with a new PAX2 missense mutation
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 139:203-5. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Bilaterally identical monoclonality in a case of primary intraocular lymphoma
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:306-8. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Laminated posterior vitreous cortex associated with idiopathic macular hole
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:937-9. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Optical coherence tomography characteristics of a hemorrhagic detachment of the retinal pigment epithelium after blunt trauma
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:567-9. 2003

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Publications27

  1. pmc Use of viscoelastic substance in ophthalmic surgery - focus on sodium hyaluronate
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Clin Ophthalmol 2:21-30. 2008
    ..Therefore, ophthalmologic surgeons should keep up with recent developments of viscoelastic agents and relevant surgical techniques for better patient care...
  2. pmc Cystoid macular edema associated with oral antineoplastic agent s-1 in a patient with diabetic retinopathy
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Case Report Ophthalmol 3:91-5. 2012
    ..The macular edema was possibly associated with anemia, which is a major side effect of S-1. Further studies are warranted to investigate the relationship between anemia and macular edema in patients with diabetic retinopathy...
  3. doi request reprint Adverse events associated with intraocular injections of bevacizumab in eyes with neovascular glaucoma
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, 13 1 Takara machi, Kanazawa, 920 8641, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 250:603-10. 2012
    ..We investigated the occurrence of adverse events associated with intraocular bevacizumab injections in patients with neovascular glaucoma...
  4. doi request reprint Anterior segment optical coherence tomography findings of reverse pupillary block after scleral-fixated sutured posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Cataract Refract Surg 35:1540-7. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative Healon5 injection into blebs for small conjunctival breaks created during trabeculectomy
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Cataract Refract Surg 31:1279-82. 2005
    ..The break was successfully closed with an intraoperative injection of Healon5 into the bleb. This procedure appears to be a simple, safe, and effective method for closure of a small conjunctival break...
  6. pmc Endophthalmitis caused by Enterococcus mundtii
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, 13 1 Takara machi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa 9208641, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 43:1475-6. 2005
    ..We report the identification of E. mundtii as a pathogen of human infectious disease by DNA sequencing of 16S rRNA and sodA genes in a case of endophthalmitis developed in a 66-year-old immunocompetent gardener...
  7. ncbi request reprint Macular abnormalities and optic disk anomaly associated with a new PAX2 missense mutation
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 139:203-5. 2005
    ..To report a family with macular abnormalities accompanied by anomalies of the optic disk and kidney associated with a new PAX2 missense mutation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Bilaterally identical monoclonality in a case of primary intraocular lymphoma
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:306-8. 2004
    ..To report a case of primary intraocular lymphoma possessing bilaterally identical monoclonal rearrangements of the immunoglobulin heavy chain (IgH) gene...
  9. ncbi request reprint Laminated posterior vitreous cortex associated with idiopathic macular hole
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:937-9. 2003
    ..To report an unusual preretinal opacity associated with an idiopathic macular hole (MH) that was identified by optical coherence tomography...
  10. ncbi request reprint Optical coherence tomography characteristics of a hemorrhagic detachment of the retinal pigment epithelium after blunt trauma
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:567-9. 2003
    ..To report traumatic, hemorrhagic detachment of the retinal pigment epithelium that was detected by optical coherence tomography...
  11. ncbi request reprint In vivo imaging and counting of rat retinal ganglion cells using a scanning laser ophthalmoscope
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:2943-50. 2006
    ..To determine whether a scanning laser ophthalmoscope (SLO) is useful for in vivo imaging and counting of rat retinal ganglion cells (RGCs)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Indocyanine green staining for the triple corneal procedure
    Akira Kobayashi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 35:23-5. 2004
    ..Another use of indocyanine green dye for better visualization of the anterior lens capsule of mature cataract during the triple corneal procedure is described...
  13. doi request reprint Fundus autofluorescence and spectral-domain optical coherence tomography findings of leopard spots in nanophthalmic uveal effusion syndrome
    Tetsuhiko Okuda
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, 13 1 Takara machi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture, 920 8641, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 248:1199-202. 2010
    ..To describe fundus autofluorescence (FAF) imaging and spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) findings of leopard spots in nanophthalmic uveal effusion syndrome...
  14. doi request reprint Efficacy of primary silicone oil tamponade for the treatment of retinal detachment caused by macular hole in high myopia
    Akira Nishimura
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 151:148-55. 2011
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  15. doi request reprint Subfoveal choroidal thickness change following segmental scleral buckling for rhegmatogenous retinal detachment
    Masayo Kimura
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:893-900. 2012
    ..To report the morphologic changes of the subfoveal choroidal thickness using spectral-domain optical coherence tomography following segmental scleral buckling...
  16. ncbi request reprint Unilateral choroidal excavation in the macula detected by spectral-domain optical coherence tomography
    Yuka Wakabayashi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Japan
    Acta Ophthalmol 88:e87-91. 2010
    ..To report clinical findings of three patients with unilateral peculiar choroidal excavation in the macula detected by spectral-domain (SD) optical coherence tomography (OCT)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Retinal redetachment involving a macular hole resulting from hypotony after trabeculectomy in a highly myopic eye
    Tomomi Higashide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School ofMedical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 38:406-9. 2007
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Postoperative retinal break after 25-gauge transconjunctival sutureless vitrectomy: report of four cases
    Tetsuhiko Okuda
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 245:155-7. 2007
    ..In this study, we report four cases of retinal breaks found after 25-gauge TSV. In this study, we investigated factors contributing to occurrence of postoperative complications...
  19. ncbi request reprint Endoillumination-assisted cataract surgery in a patient with corneal opacity
    Akira Nishimura
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Cataract Refract Surg 29:2277-80. 2003
    ..The use of an endoilluminator can be an effective supportive measure for cataract surgery in patients with corneal opacity...
  20. doi request reprint A new self-sealing cannula system for 20-gauge vitrectomy: outcomes of 247 consecutive cases
    Akira Nishimura
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan
    Retina 28:778-81. 2008
  21. ncbi request reprint Visualization of conjunctival cyst by indocyanine green
    Akira Kobayashi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Ishikawa, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 133:827-8. 2002
    ..To report complete removal of conjunctival cyst using indocyanine green solution to facilitate visualization...
  22. ncbi request reprint Isolating triamcinolone acetonide particles for intravitreal use with a porous membrane filter
    Akira Nishimura
    Department of Ophthlamology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan
    Retina 23:777-9. 2003
    ..To report a new, simple, rapid method to isolate triamcinolone acetonide particles and to remove additives from its commercially available suspension (Kenacort-A) for intravitreal use...
  23. ncbi request reprint Does precipitation reduce tissue staining by indocyanine green dye solutions?
    Akira Nishimura
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 47:18-21. 2003
    ..Indocyanine green (ICG) dye precipitates when mixed with certain ophthalmic irrigation solutions. The purpose of this study is to investigate whether this precipitation reduces ICG staining of the anterior lens capsule...
  24. pmc Retinotomy with retinal turnover to remove subretinal membranes under direct visualization for proliferative vitreoretinopathy
    Masayo Kimura
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:781-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of the study was to report the outcomes for cases of proliferative vitreoretinopathy (PVR) that received retinotomy and removal of subretinal proliferative tissue under direct visualization using retinal turnover...
  25. pmc Localized vitreous adhesion to the retina after ocular contusion with a baseball
    Masayo Kimura
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:879-84. 2012
    ..To report a series of five cases of vitreous adhesions after blunt trauma caused by a baseball strike...
  26. pmc Successful treatment of corneal wasp sting-induced panuveitis with vitrectomy
    Yusuke Nakatani
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa University, 13 1 Takara machi, 920 8641, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Ophthalmic Inflamm Infect 3:18. 2013
    ..This study aims to present the management and clinical findings of a case of corneal wasp sting and to report the outcome of corneal change and panuveitis after vitrectomy...
  27. ncbi request reprint Perfluorocarbon liquid assists in stripping the ILM to treat detached retina caused by macular hole
    Akira Nishimura
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Ishikawa Ken, Japan
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers 33:77-8. 2002
    ..The ILM flap was easily turned up and enlarged with the posterior counter traction by PFCL. Intraoperative flattening of the retina with PFCL is useful in peeling the ILM from detached retinas...