Yasushi Ikuno

Summary

Affiliation: Osaka University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Small gauge vitrectomy in macular surgery for myopic complications]
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology E7, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita shi 565 0871, Japan
    Nihon Ganka Gakkai Zasshi 116:1130-6. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Effectiveness of 1.25 % povidone-iodine combined with topical levofloxacin against conjunctival flora in intravitreal injection
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology E7, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 5650871, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 56:497-501. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Vitrectomy for macular holes associated with myopic foveoschisis
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:774-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [Pathogenesis and treatment of myopic foveoschisis]
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
    Nihon Ganka Gakkai Zasshi 110:855-63. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Foveal anatomical status and surgical results in vitrectomy for myopic foveoschisis
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 52:269-76. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Potent retinal arteriolar traction as a possible cause of myopic foveoschisis
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 139:462-7. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Intravitreal bevacizumab for choroidal neovascularization attributable to pathological myopia: one-year results
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 147:94-100.e1. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Lacquer crack formation and choroidal neovascularization in pathologic myopia
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Retina 28:1124-31. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Optical coherence tomographic findings of macular holes and retinal detachment after vitrectomy in highly myopic eyes
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:477-81. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Reproducibility of retinal and choroidal thickness measurements in enhanced depth imaging and high-penetration optical coherence tomography
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:5536-40. 2011

Detail Information

Publications78

  1. ncbi request reprint [Small gauge vitrectomy in macular surgery for myopic complications]
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology E7, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita shi 565 0871, Japan
    Nihon Ganka Gakkai Zasshi 116:1130-6. 2012
    ..To investigate the results of small gauge vitrectomy for myopic macular complications...
  2. doi request reprint Effectiveness of 1.25 % povidone-iodine combined with topical levofloxacin against conjunctival flora in intravitreal injection
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology E7, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 5650871, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 56:497-501. 2012
    ..25 %) of povidone-iodine (PI) eye drops, combined with 0.5 % topical levofloxacin (LVFX), with that of the standard of care (5 % PI) on conjunctival flora before intravitreal injections (IVT)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Vitrectomy for macular holes associated with myopic foveoschisis
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:774-6. 2006
    ..We reviewed the surgical results of vitrectomy for macular holes (MHs) associated with myopic foveoschisis (MF)...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Pathogenesis and treatment of myopic foveoschisis]
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
    Nihon Ganka Gakkai Zasshi 110:855-63. 2006
    ..In all 6 eyes the fovea was reattached and vision improved by more than two lines. This pilot study indicates that vitrectomy is an effective and safe treatment for MF...
  5. doi request reprint Foveal anatomical status and surgical results in vitrectomy for myopic foveoschisis
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 52:269-76. 2008
    ..Myopic foveoschisis (MF), a major cause of visual loss in highly myopic patients, shows varied foveal anatomic characteristics. We determined how the foveal status is related to surgical results in MF...
  6. ncbi request reprint Potent retinal arteriolar traction as a possible cause of myopic foveoschisis
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 139:462-7. 2005
    ..To report retinal microfold formation after vitrectomy for myopic foveoschisis (MF)...
  7. doi request reprint Intravitreal bevacizumab for choroidal neovascularization attributable to pathological myopia: one-year results
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 147:94-100.e1. 2009
    ..To assess the potential effect of intravitreal bevacizumab (IVB) (Avastin) on retinal function and anatomic recovery in eyes with choroidal neovascularization attributable to pathological myopia (mCNV)...
  8. doi request reprint Lacquer crack formation and choroidal neovascularization in pathologic myopia
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Retina 28:1124-31. 2008
    ..To clarify the characteristics of choroidal neovascularization (CNV) due to myopic CNV (mCNV) and the relation to lacquer crack (LC) formation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Optical coherence tomographic findings of macular holes and retinal detachment after vitrectomy in highly myopic eyes
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:477-81. 2003
    ..We studied macular holes with retinal detachment after vitrectomy using optical coherence tomography and evaluated the anatomic status of the hole and factors associated with anatomic success...
  10. doi request reprint Reproducibility of retinal and choroidal thickness measurements in enhanced depth imaging and high-penetration optical coherence tomography
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:5536-40. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare and investigate the agreement among the retinal/choroidal thickness parameters...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sutureless contact lens ring system during vitrectomy
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 133:847-8. 2002
    ..To report a new sutureless ring system to fix corneal contact lens in place during vitrectomy...
  12. doi request reprint Ocular risk factors for choroidal neovascularization in pathologic myopia
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Departments of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:3721-5. 2010
    ..posterior staphyloma height 3 mm from the fovea, length of retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) curvature within 6 mm measured on SD-OCT images, and choroidal degeneration and lacquer crack formation, graded according to a published..
  13. doi request reprint Choroidal thickness in healthy Japanese subjects
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:2173-6. 2010
    ..47; P = 0.22) by stepwise analysis. Conclusions. The profile of choroidal thickness depends on its location. RE, axial length, and especially age are critical for evaluation of choroidal thickness...
  14. doi request reprint Two-year visual results for older Asian women treated with photodynamic therapy or bevacizumab for myopic choroidal neovascularization
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 149:140-6. 2010
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Retinal and choroidal biometry in highly myopic eyes with spectral-domain optical coherence tomography
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka Japan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:3876-80. 2009
    ..Morphologic changes in the retina and choroid are closely related with high myopia-related diseases. This study was conducted to evaluate the morphologic characteristics of normal highly myopic eyes...
  16. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological and histological studies of chronically implanted intrapapillary microelectrodes in rabbit eyes
    Xiaoyun Fang
    Department of Ophthalmology E 7, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, 565 0871, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:364-75. 2006
    ..To determine the safety and efficacy of transsclerally placed intrapapillary wire microelectrodes implanted chronically into the optic nerve head of rabbit eyes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Vitrectomy and internal limiting membrane peeling for myopic foveoschisis
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 137:719-24. 2004
    ..Myopic foveoschisis is common in high myopia. We report results of a pilot study of vitrectomy for patients with myopic foveoschisis...
  18. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of one intravitreal injection of bevacizumab in diabetic macular oedema
    Xiaoyun Fang
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Acta Ophthalmol 86:800-5. 2008
    ..To assess the efficacy, duration of effect and safety of one intravitreal injection of bevacizumab in diabetic macular oedema (DMO)...
  19. doi request reprint Intravitreal bevacizumab to treat iris neovascularization and neovascular glaucoma secondary to ischemic retinal diseases in 41 consecutive cases
    Taku Wakabayashi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Ophthalmology 115:1571-80, 1580.e1-3. 2008
    ..To evaluate the biologic efficacy of intravitreal bevacizumab (IVB) for iris neovascularization (INV) or neovascular glaucoma (NVG) in patients with ischemic retinal disorders...
  20. doi request reprint Chronic implantation of newly developed suprachoroidal-transretinal stimulation prosthesis in dogs
    Takeshi Morimoto
    Department of Applied Visual Science, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita City, Osaka, Japan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:6785-92. 2011
    ..To investigate the feasibility of implanting a newly developed suprachoroidal-transretinal stimulation (STS) prosthesis in dogs and to determine its biocompatibility and stability over a 3-month period...
  21. ncbi request reprint Residual indocyanine green fluorescence pattern after vitrectomy with internal limiting membrane peeling in high myopia
    Kaori Sayanagi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 144:600-7. 2007
    ..The authors observed residual ICG after vitrectomy for high myopia-related macular diseases and found a unique pattern specific to its pathologic features...
  22. ncbi request reprint Fundus autofluorescence related to retinal morphological and functional changes in idiopathic macular holes
    Taku Wakabayashi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Acta Ophthalmol 86:897-901. 2008
    ..To investigate fundus autofluorescence (FAF) characteristics in relation to morphological and functional features of idiopathic macular hole (IMH)...
  23. doi request reprint Intravitreal bevacizumab vs sub-tenon triamcinolone acetonide for choroidal neovascularization attributable to pathologic myopia
    Taku Wakabayashi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 148:591-596.e1. 2009
    ..To compare the visual outcomes of intravitreal bevacizumab (Avastin; Genentech Inc, South San Franciso, California, USA) and sub-Tenon triamcinolone acetonide (TA) for choroidal neovascularization attributable to pathologic myopia (mCNV)...
  24. ncbi request reprint One-year outcomes of photodynamic therapy in age-related macular degeneration and polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy in Japanese patients
    Fumi Gomi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Ophthalmology 115:141-6. 2008
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Transretinal electrical stimulation by an intrascleral multichannel electrode array in rabbit eyes
    Kazuaki Nakauchi
    Department of Visual Science, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Room G4, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita Shi, Osaka, 565 0871, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 243:169-74. 2005
    ....
  26. pmc Residual indocyanine green fluorescence pattern after vitrectomy for idiopathic macular hole with internal limiting membrane peeling
    Kaori Sayanagi
    Department of Ophthalmology E7, Osaka University Medical School, Suita 565 0871, Japan
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:939-44. 2007
    ..Internal limiting membrane (ILM) peeling with indocyanine green (ICG) staining is a commonly used procedure to treat idiopathic macular holes (MH)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Radial optic neurotomy for the management of hemicentral retinal vein occlusion: long-term follow-up study
    Hirokazu Sakaguchi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
    Retina 26:555-61. 2006
    ..To assess the efficacy of radial optic neurotomy (RON) for hemicentral retinal vein occlusion (hemi-CRVO) in patients with follow-up of >12 months...
  28. ncbi request reprint Electrical stimulation with a needle-type electrode inserted into the optic nerve in rabbit eyes
    Hirokazu Sakaguchi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, Suita 565 0871, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 48:552-7. 2004
    ..To investigate whether electrical stimulation of the optic nerve can elicit an electrical evoked potential (EEP) in rabbits and to determine whether such stimulation is a useful approach for the placement of a visual prosthesis...
  29. ncbi request reprint Complications in patients after intravitreal injection of bevacizumab
    Chiharu Shima
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
    Acta Ophthalmol 86:372-6. 2008
    ..To report complications in patients after intravitreal injection of bevacizumab to treat ocular diseases associated with vascular endothelial growth factor...
  30. ncbi request reprint Presumed vascular traction-associated recurrence of retinal detachment in patients with myopic macular hole
    Kaori Sayanagi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 40:60-4. 2009
    ..Inward vascular tractional force appearing as a retinal microfold can be a critical trigger of recurrent retinal detachment in patients with myopic macular hole...
  31. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of choroidal perfusion of the new central macular area by dilution analysis of indocyanine green angiography after macular translocation
    Osman Cekic
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Retina 24:210-4. 2004
    ..To evaluate the possible long-term alterations of choroidal perfusion parameters in the new central macular area after macular translocation surgery...
  32. ncbi request reprint Comparison of spectral-domain and high-penetration OCT for observing morphologic changes in age-related macular degeneration and polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy
    Kaori Sayanagi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 252:3-9. 2014
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Choroidal thickness in central serous chorioretinopathy
    Sato Kuroda
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Retina 33:302-8. 2013
    ..To study the choroidal thickness profile using high-penetration optical coherence tomography in central serous chorioretinopathy (CSC)...
  34. doi request reprint Marginal crack after intravitreal bevacizumab for myopic choroidal neovascularization
    Kaori Sayanagi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Acta Ophthalmol 87:460-3. 2009
    ..To report new indocyanine green angiographic (ICGA) findings after intravitreal bevacizumab (IVB) for myopic choroidal neovascularization (mCNV)...
  35. doi request reprint Comparison of surgical treatments for central retinal vein occlusion; RON vs. cannulation of tissue plasminogen activator into the retinal vein
    Takuhiro Yamamoto
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Japan
    Retina 29:1167-74. 2009
    ..To compare the surgical outcomes and evaluate the effectiveness of two treatments for central retinal vein occlusion: radial optic neurotomy (RON) and cannulation of tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) into the retinal vein (tPA)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Optical coherence tomographic evaluation of a surgically treated traumatic macular hole secondary to Nd:YAG laser injury
    Reika Sou
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 135:537-9. 2003
    ..To report the importance of optical coherence tomographic (OCT) evaluation of a macular hole caused by neodymium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet (Nd:YAG) laser injury...
  37. ncbi request reprint Nonaxoplasmic transfer of indocyanine green into the optic nerve after intravitreal application
    Osman Cekic
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Japan
    Retina 24:412-5. 2004
    ..To investigate whether indocyanine green (ICG) migrates into the optic nerve after intravitreal application in the rabbit eye...
  38. ncbi request reprint Direct stimulation of optic nerve by electrodes implanted in optic disc of rabbit eyes
    Xiaoyun Fang
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 243:49-56. 2005
    ..To determine whether wire microelectrodes implanted in the optic disc can be used to elicit cortical potentials...
  39. ncbi request reprint New micro vertical scissors for the surgical ablation of retinal angiomatous proliferation
    Hirokazu Sakaguchi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 139:377-80. 2005
    ..To develop new micro vertical scissors for the ablation of retinal angiomatous proliferation (RAP) to minimize possible retinal damage...
  40. doi request reprint Testing of semichronically implanted retinal prosthesis by suprachoroidal-transretinal stimulation in patients with retinitis pigmentosa
    Takashi Fujikado
    Department of Applied Visual Science, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:4726-33. 2011
    ..To examine the safety and effectiveness of a retinal prosthesis that is implanted semichronically in two patients with advanced retinitis pigmentosa (RP)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructure of internal limiting membrane in myopic foveoschisis
    Hajime Bando
    Department of Ophthalmology, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 139:197-9. 2005
    ..To reveal the pathogenesis of myopic foveoschisis (MF)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Different fundus autofluorescence patterns of retinoschisis and macular hole retinal detachment in high myopia
    Kaori Sayanagi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 144:299-301. 2007
    ..To report difference in fundus autofluorescence (FAF) results between macular hole retinal detachment (MHRD) and myopic foveoschisis (MF) in highly myopic eyes...
  43. ncbi request reprint Reoperation for persistent myopic foveoschisis after primary vitrectomy
    Kaori Sayanagi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Room E7, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita 565 0871, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:414-7. 2006
    ..We performed vitrectomy on two eyes for persistent myopic foveoschisis (MF) after primary surgery that did not include internal limiting membrane (ILM) peeling...
  44. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of phosphenes elicited by extraocular stimulation in normals and by suprachoroidal-transretinal stimulation in patients with retinitis pigmentosa
    Takashi Fujikado
    Department of Applied Visual Science, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 245:1411-9. 2007
    ..We studied the efficient parameters in normal subjects and investigated if suprachoroidal-transretinal stimulation (STS) is effective in patients with advanced retinitis pigmentosa (RP) using these efficient parameters...
  45. ncbi request reprint Threshold suprachoroidal-transretinal stimulation current resulting in retinal damage in rabbits
    Kazuaki Nakauchi
    Department of Applied Visual Science, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    J Neural Eng 4:S50-7. 2007
    ..Because the threshold for the safe charge was lower with shorter pulse durations, care should be taken using pulses of short durations...
  46. ncbi request reprint Early macular holes with retinoschisis in highly myopic eyes
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:741-4. 2003
    ..We present two cases with early macular holes (MH) complicated by retinoschisis and foveal detachment (RSFD)...
  47. ncbi request reprint Macular translocation surgery and retinal circulation times
    Osman Cekic
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, E7, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Retina 24:51-6. 2004
    ..To quantify and compare the retinal circulation times before and after macular translocation surgery...
  48. ncbi request reprint [Sub-Tenon's injection of triamcinolone acetonide for choroidal neovascularization]
    Aya Kim
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Hospital, Suita, Japan
    Nihon Ganka Gakkai Zasshi 110:19-24. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of sub-Tenon's injection of triamcinolone acetonide for age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy (PCV)...
  49. doi request reprint Risk factors for development of full-thickness macular holes after pars plana vitrectomy for myopic foveoschisis
    Xinxiao Gao
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 155:1021-1027.e1. 2013
    ..To identify risk factors for development of secondary full-thickness macular holes after pars plana vitrectomy with internal limiting membrane (ILM) peeling for myopic foveoschisis...
  50. doi request reprint Choroidal observations in Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease using high-penetration optical coherence tomography
    Kei Nakai
    Department of Ophthalmology E7, Osaka University Medical School, 2 2 Yamada Oka Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 250:1089-95. 2012
    ..The aim of this work was to investigate the choroidal morphologic changes of Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada (VKH) disease in vivo using high-penetration optical coherence tomography (HP-OCT) with a long-wavelength light source (1,060 nm)...
  51. doi request reprint Circadian changes in subfoveal choroidal thickness and the relationship with circulatory factors in healthy subjects
    Shinichi Usui
    National Hospital Organization, Osaka National Hospital, Osaka, Japan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 53:2300-7. 2012
    ..To investigate circadian changes in subfoveal choroidal thickness (SFCT) and the relation to systemic factors in healthy subjects...
  52. doi request reprint Retinoschisis: a predictive factor in vitrectomy for macular holes without retinal detachment in highly myopic eyes
    Yukari Jo
    Department of Ophthalmology E7, Osaka University Medical School, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, 565 0871, Japan
    Br J Ophthalmol 96:197-200. 2012
    ..To explore the factors affecting surgical outcomes of highly myopic macular holes (HMMHs)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Mitogen-activated protein kinase (MAPK) and phosphatidylinositol-3 kinase (PI3K) pathways differently regulate retinal pigment epithelial cell-mediated collagen gel contraction
    Hajime Bando
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Exp Eye Res 82:529-37. 2006
    ..PI3K may regulate collagen gel contraction by another mechanism other than the up-regulation of integrin expression...
  54. ncbi request reprint Involvement of rho-kinase pathway in contractile activity of rabbit RPE cells in vivo and in vitro
    Yuping Zheng
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:668-74. 2004
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Macular hole diameter after vitrectomy for macular hole and retinal detachment
    Kaori Sayanagi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Retina 25:608-11. 2005
    ..We measured postoperative macular hole (MH) size after vitrectomy for MH and retinal detachment (MHRD) in high myopia and investigated potentially associated factors...
  56. ncbi request reprint Platelet-derived growth factor receptor kinase inhibitor AG1295 and inhibition of experimental proliferative vitreoretinopathy
    Yuping Zheng
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 47:158-65. 2003
    ..The present study was designed to determine the effect of tyrphostin AG1295, a selective blocker of platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) RTK, on proliferative vitreoretinopathy (PVR) development...
  57. pmc Long-term follow-up after vitrectomy to treat idiopathic full-thickness macular holes: visual acuity and macular complications
    Hirokazu Sakaguchi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:1281-6. 2012
    ..To assess time-course changes in best-corrected visual acuity (BCVA) up to 5 years after vitrectomy to treat idiopathic full-thickness macular holes (MHs) and identify the relationship of the changes to postoperative complications...
  58. doi request reprint Evaluation of the choroidal thickness using high-penetration optical coherence tomography with long wavelength in highly myopic normal-tension glaucoma
    Shinichi Usui
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 153:10-6.e1. 2012
    ..To evaluate the choroidal thickness by high-penetration optical coherence tomography (OCT) using long wavelength in highly myopic normal-tension glaucoma (NTG)...
  59. ncbi request reprint A microperimeter that provides fixation pattern and retinal sensitivity measurement
    Miki Sawa
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 50:111-5. 2006
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Retinal vascular microfolds in highly myopic eyes
    Kaori Sayanagi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 139:658-63. 2005
    ..We report retinal microfolds in high myopia without vitrectomy...
  61. ncbi request reprint Posterior vitreous detachment and macular hole formation in myopic foveoschisis
    Nagakazu Matsumura
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:1071-3. 2004
    ..To report two cases of macular hole (MH) associated with myopic foveoschisis (MF)...
  62. ncbi request reprint Different dosing of intravitreal bevacizumab for choroidal neovascularization because of pathologic myopia
    Taku Wakabayashi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Retina 31:880-6. 2011
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Spectral-domain optical coherence tomographic findings in myopic foveoschisis
    Kaori Sayanagi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Retina 30:623-8. 2010
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Reading ability after macular translocation surgery with 360-degree retinotomy
    Takashi Fujikado
    Department of Visual Science, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 134:849-56. 2002
    ..To report reading ability using a standardized reading chart after macular translocation with 360-degree retinotomy in eyes with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) or with myopic choroidal neovascularization (mCNV)...
  65. ncbi request reprint Multiple components of epiretinal tissues detected by triamcinolone and indocyanine green in macular hole and retinal detachment as a result of high myopia
    Hirokazu Sakaguchi
    Osaka University Medical School, Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:1079-81. 2004
    ..To examine three layers of membranes detected by triamcinolone acetonide (TA) and indocyanine green (ICG) during surgery for macular hole and retinal detachment (MHRD) as a result of high myopia...
  66. ncbi request reprint Tractional internal limiting membrane detachment in highly myopic eyes
    Kaori Sayanagi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Suita, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 142:850-2. 2006
    ..To report the clinical features of tractional internal limiting membrane (ILM) detachment in highly myopic eyes with posterior staphyloma...
  67. doi request reprint Choroidal filling delay in choroidal neovascularisation due to pathological myopia
    Taku Wakabayashi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Room E7, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita 565 0871, Osaka, Japan
    Br J Ophthalmol 94:611-5. 2010
    ..22, p<0.001). CONCLUSIONS Significant choroidal changes were observed in eyes with mCNV. Ischaemia-induced growth factor expression caused by decreased choroidal perfusion may be related to the development of mCNV...
  68. ncbi request reprint Wide-angle viewing lens for vitrectomy
    Ko Nakata
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 137:760-2. 2004
    ..To report a new wide-angle viewing contact lens for vitrectomy...
  69. ncbi request reprint Relation of posterior staphyloma in highly myopic eyes with macular hole and retinal detachment
    Yoshinori Oie
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 49:530-2. 2005
    ..To investigate whether the type of posterior staphyloma (PS) affects the development of macular hole and retinal detachment (MHRD) in high myopia...
  70. doi request reprint Photoreceptor inner and outer segment defects in myopic foveoschisis
    Kaori Sayanagi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 145:902-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate pathologic features of the photoreceptors in myopic foveoschisis with the Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography (FD-OCT)...
  71. ncbi request reprint Transretinal electrical stimulation with a suprachoroidal multichannel electrode in rabbit eyes
    Hirokazu Sakaguchi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, Suita, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 48:256-61. 2004
    ..In this study, we investigated if transretinal stimulation from the suprachoroidal space can elicit an electrical evoked potential (EEP) in albino rabbits...
  72. ncbi request reprint Retinal glial cells stimulate microvascular pericyte proliferation via fibroblast growth factor and platelet-derived growth factor in vitro
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 46:413-18. 2002
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint Macular hole secondary to fungal endophthalmitis
    Shunji Kusaka
    Division of Ophthalmology, Osaka Prefectural General Hospital, Sumiyoshi, Japan
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:732-3. 2003
  74. ncbi request reprint Sub-retinal hemorrhage during internal limiting membrane peeling for a macular hole
    Ko Nakata
    Cole Eye Institute, i3 185, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 241:582-4. 2003
    ..To report the occurrence of sub-retinal hemorrhage during peeling of the internal limiting membrane (ILM)...
  75. ncbi request reprint An in vivo gene therapy approach for experimental proliferative vitreoretinopathy using the truncated platelet-derived growth factor alpha receptor
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Schepens Eye Research Institute, Harvard Medical School, 20 Staniford Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 43:2406-11. 2002
    ..Herein, the effect of in vivo gene delivery of a dominant negative alphaPDGFR on PVR was tested in a rabbit model of the disease...
  76. ncbi request reprint TGFbeta1-dependent contraction of fibroblasts is mediated by the PDGFalpha receptor
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Department of Ophthalmology, The Schepens Eye Research Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 43:41-6. 2002
    ..A second is platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF). In the current study, the relationship between TGFbeta1 and PDGF was investigated at the level of cellular contraction...
  77. ncbi request reprint PI3K and PLCgamma play a central role in experimental PVR
    Yasushi Ikuno
    Schepens Eye Research Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 43:483-9. 2002
    ..This study investigated which of the signaling enzymes downstream of the alphaPDGFR participate in PVR...
  78. ncbi request reprint Orbital infection following posterior subtenon triamcinolone injection
    Shunji Kusaka
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 85:692-3. 2007