Donald R Korb

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Lid-wiper epitheliopathy and dry-eye symptoms in contact lens wearers
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    CLAO J 28:211-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Lid wiper epitheliopathy and dry eye symptoms
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 31:2-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of two novel lubricant eye drops on tear film lipid layer thickness in subjects with dry eye symptoms
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 82:594-601. 2005
  4. doi request reprint An evaluation of the efficacy of fluorescein, rose bengal, lissamine green, and a new dye mixture for ocular surface staining
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 34:61-4. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Meibomian gland diagnostic expressibility: correlation with dry eye symptoms and gland location
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cornea 27:1142-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence of lid wiper epitheliopathy in subjects with dry eye signs and symptoms
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA, USA
    Cornea 29:377-83. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of fluorescein instillation methods on the tear film lipid layer
    Jack V Greiner
    Schepens Eye Research Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 506:507-12. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Restoration of meibomian gland functionality with novel thermodynamic treatment device-a case report
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA, USA
    Cornea 29:930-3. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Warm compress induced visual degradation and Fischer-Schweitzer polygonal reflex
    Jessica D Solomon
    Schepens Eye Research Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 84:580-7. 2007
  10. doi request reprint The relationship between dry eye symptoms and lipid layer thickness
    Caroline A Blackie
    Korb and Associates, Boston, MA, 02215 USA
    Cornea 28:789-94. 2009

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Lid-wiper epitheliopathy and dry-eye symptoms in contact lens wearers
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    CLAO J 28:211-6. 2002
    ..To evaluate whether dry-eye symptoms are associated with epitheliopathy of that portion of the upper eyelid marginal conjunctiva-the lid wiper-that wipes the ocular, or contact lens surface, during blinking...
  2. ncbi request reprint Lid wiper epitheliopathy and dry eye symptoms
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 31:2-8. 2005
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  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of two novel lubricant eye drops on tear film lipid layer thickness in subjects with dry eye symptoms
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 82:594-601. 2005
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  4. doi request reprint An evaluation of the efficacy of fluorescein, rose bengal, lissamine green, and a new dye mixture for ocular surface staining
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 34:61-4. 2008
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Meibomian gland diagnostic expressibility: correlation with dry eye symptoms and gland location
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cornea 27:1142-7. 2008
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  6. doi request reprint Prevalence of lid wiper epitheliopathy in subjects with dry eye signs and symptoms
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA, USA
    Cornea 29:377-83. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the prevalence of lid wiper epitheliopathy (LWE) in patients diagnosed with dry eye disease (DED)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of fluorescein instillation methods on the tear film lipid layer
    Jack V Greiner
    Schepens Eye Research Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 506:507-12. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Restoration of meibomian gland functionality with novel thermodynamic treatment device-a case report
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA, USA
    Cornea 29:930-3. 2010
    ..The treatment restored the functionality of 8 glands in each eye, doubled the fluorescein break-up time (FBUT) from 5 to 10 seconds, and decreased the symptom scores by approximately 80% for the entire follow-up period of 3 months...
  9. ncbi request reprint Warm compress induced visual degradation and Fischer-Schweitzer polygonal reflex
    Jessica D Solomon
    Schepens Eye Research Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 84:580-7. 2007
    ..To document adverse visual effects of warm compress therapy and determine potential etiologies in subjects with dry eye symptoms...
  10. doi request reprint The relationship between dry eye symptoms and lipid layer thickness
    Caroline A Blackie
    Korb and Associates, Boston, MA, 02215 USA
    Cornea 28:789-94. 2009
    ..1) To investigate the relationship between dry eye symptoms and lipid layer thickness (LLT) in patients presenting for routine eye examination and (2) to consider the practicality of interferometry in a clinical practice...
  11. doi request reprint Debridement-scaling: a new procedure that increases Meibomian gland function and reduces dry eye symptoms
    Donald R Korb
    TearScience Inc, Morrisville, NC and Korb Associates, Boston, MA
    Cornea 32:1554-7. 2013
    ..To evaluate whether a new in-office procedure, the mechanical debridement-scaling of the line of Marx (LOM) and keratinized lid margin, improves meibomian gland (MG) function and reduces dry eye symptoms...
  12. doi request reprint Case report: a successful LipiFlow treatment of a single case of meibomian gland dysfunction and dropout
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 39:e1-3. 2013
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  13. doi request reprint Nonobvious obstructive meibomian gland dysfunction
    Caroline A Blackie
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cornea 29:1333-45. 2010
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  14. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the efficacy of two lipid emulsion eyedrops in increasing tear film lipid layer thickness
    Robert C Scaffidi
    Schepens Eye Research Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 33:38-44. 2007
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  15. doi request reprint Meibomian gland therapeutic expression: quantifying the applied pressure and the limitation of resulting pain
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 37:298-301. 2011
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  16. doi request reprint Marx's line of the upper lid is visible in upgaze without lid eversion
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 36:149-51. 2010
    ..To determine whether Marx's line of the upper lid is visible in upgaze without lid eversion, thus raising the possibility that the line may not be the contact area for the upper lid wiping of the ocular surfaces...
  17. ncbi request reprint Quantitative in vitro comparison of fluorescein delivery to the eye via impregnated paper strip and volumetric techniques
    Ahmad M Abdul-Fattah
    Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Boston, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 79:435-8. 2002
    ..To compare the quantity of fluorescein delivered to the eye via fluorescein-impregnated paper strips of various sizes and surface areas and via various microliter volumes of fluorescein sodium using an in vitro assay...
  18. doi request reprint The diurnal secretory characteristics of individual meibomian glands
    Caroline A Blackie
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cornea 29:34-8. 2010
    ..To investigate the diurnal secretory characteristics of individual meibomian glands (MGs)...
  19. doi request reprint Recovery time of an optimally secreting meibomian gland
    Caroline A Blackie
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA, USA
    Cornea 28:293-7. 2009
    ..To investigate the times for an optimally secreting meibomian gland (OSMG) to be drained of available liquid secretion, to recover with expressible liquid secretion, and then to be redrained...
  20. ncbi request reprint The effects of anionic and zwitterionic phospholipids on the tear film lipid layer
    Donald R Korb
    Ocular Research of Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 506:495-9. 2002
  21. ncbi request reprint Increase in tear film lipid layer thickness following treatment with warm compresses in patients with meibomian gland dysfunction
    Mary Catherine Olson
    Schepens Eye Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 29:96-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if tear-film lipid layer thickness (TFLLT) was altered following 5, 15, and 30 minutes of warm, moist compress therapy...
  22. doi request reprint Effect of using a combination of lid wipes, eye drops, and omega-3 supplements on meibomian gland functionality in patients with lipid deficient/evaporative dry eye
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, MA
    Cornea 34:407-12. 2015
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  23. ncbi request reprint Alleviation of computer-induced eye discomfort syndrome and associated lipid layer changes
    Donald R Korb
    Korb Associates, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 506:501-6. 2002
  24. doi request reprint A novel lid seal evaluation: the Korb-Blackie light test
    Caroline A Blackie
    TearScience Inc C A B, D R K, Morrisville, NC and Korb Associates C A B, D R K, Boston, MA
    Eye Contact Lens 41:98-100. 2015
    ..To develop a clinical method to qualitatively evaluate whether a compromised moisture seal is possible even when the lids are apparently closed and to compare these findings with symptoms of ocular discomfort on awakening...
  25. doi request reprint Treatment for meibomian gland dysfunction and dry eye symptoms with a single-dose vectored thermal pulsation: a review
    Caroline A Blackie
    aKorb Associates, Boston, Massachusetts bTearScience Inc, Morrisville cDepartment of Ophthalmology, Duke Eye Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 26:306-13. 2015
    ..All available published peer-reviewed results of the novel vectored thermal pulsation therapy for patients with MGD are investigated...
  26. doi request reprint Evidence suggesting that the keratinized portions of the upper and lower lid margins do not make complete contact during deliberate blinking
    Donald R Korb
    TearScience Inc, Morrisville, NC, USA
    Cornea 32:491-5. 2013
    ..To investigate whether the keratinized portions of the upper and lower eyelid margins make complete contact during deliberate blinking...
  27. doi request reprint Inner eyelid surface temperature as a function of warm compress methodology
    Caroline A Blackie
    Kolis Scientific Inc, Morrisville, North Carolina, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 85:675-83. 2008
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  28. ncbi request reprint Donald R. Korb, OD. Interview
    Donald R Korb
    Ocul Surf 6:56-8. 2008