The Rotterdam Eye Hospital

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Organization: The Rotterdam Eye Hospital
Country: The Netherlands

Top Publications

  1. ncbi A surgical technique for posterior lamellar keratoplasty
    G R Melles
    Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cornea 17:618-26. 1998
  2. doi Visualising vitreous through modified trans-scleral illumination by maximising the Tyndall effect
    M Veckeneer
    Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Schiedamsevest 180, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:268-70. 2009
  3. doi Retinal nerve fiber layer measurement repeatability in scanning laser polarimetry with enhanced corneal compensation
    Thê Anh Mai
    The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Glaucoma 17:269-74. 2008
  4. doi Graft insertion during Descemet-stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty: pulling the graft inward
    Hugo Van Cleynenbreugel
    Department of Corneal and External Diseases, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cataract Refract Surg 34:534-6. 2008
  5. ncbi Octreotide long-acting repeatable for the treatment of chronic macular edema in uveitis
    Tom Missotten
    Department of Uveitis, Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Ophthalmol 144:838-843. 2007
  6. ncbi Late postoperative complications of backward implantation of a Vivarte phakic intraocular lens
    Hugo Van Cleynenbreugel
    Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cataract Refract Surg 33:1474-6. 2007
  7. ncbi Genetic contributions to glaucoma: heritability of intraocular pressure, retinal nerve fiber layer thickness, and optic disc morphology
    Leonieke M E van Koolwijk
    Glaucoma Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:3669-76. 2007
  8. pmc Accuracy of GDx VCC, HRT I, and clinical assessment of stereoscopic optic nerve head photographs for diagnosing glaucoma
    Nicolaas J Reus
    Glaucoma Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:313-8. 2007
  9. ncbi Incidence of rigid gas-permeable contact lens wear after keratoplasty for keratoconus
    Annette J M Geerards
    Cornea and Contact Lens Department, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eye Contact Lens 32:207-10. 2006
  10. doi Association of cognitive functioning with retinal nerve fiber layer thickness
    Leonieke M E van Koolwijk
    Glaucoma Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:4576-80. 2009

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  1. ncbi A surgical technique for posterior lamellar keratoplasty
    G R Melles
    Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cornea 17:618-26. 1998
    ..To design a surgical technique for transplantation of posterior corneal tissue, while leaving the recipient anterior cornea intact...
  2. doi Visualising vitreous through modified trans-scleral illumination by maximising the Tyndall effect
    M Veckeneer
    Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Schiedamsevest 180, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:268-70. 2009
    ..It uses a standard lightpipe for scleral indentation and transillumination. Visualisation of the vitreous using low light levels can be achieved by enhancing the Tyndall effect...
  3. doi Retinal nerve fiber layer measurement repeatability in scanning laser polarimetry with enhanced corneal compensation
    Thê Anh Mai
    The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Glaucoma 17:269-74. 2008
    ....
  4. doi Graft insertion during Descemet-stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty: pulling the graft inward
    Hugo Van Cleynenbreugel
    Department of Corneal and External Diseases, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cataract Refract Surg 34:534-6. 2008
    ..There is no compression of tissue so mechanical trauma to the endothelium is less than when an inserting forceps is used. The results in 12 cases are presented...
  5. ncbi Octreotide long-acting repeatable for the treatment of chronic macular edema in uveitis
    Tom Missotten
    Department of Uveitis, Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Ophthalmol 144:838-843. 2007
    ..To report on the efficacy of the somatostatin analog octreotide long-acting repeatable (LAR), in the treatment of uveitic chronic macular edema (CME)...
  6. ncbi Late postoperative complications of backward implantation of a Vivarte phakic intraocular lens
    Hugo Van Cleynenbreugel
    Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cataract Refract Surg 33:1474-6. 2007
    ..This case presents the rare occurrence and management of late postoperative complications of backward implantation of a Vivarte pIOL...
  7. ncbi Genetic contributions to glaucoma: heritability of intraocular pressure, retinal nerve fiber layer thickness, and optic disc morphology
    Leonieke M E van Koolwijk
    Glaucoma Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:3669-76. 2007
    ....
  8. pmc Accuracy of GDx VCC, HRT I, and clinical assessment of stereoscopic optic nerve head photographs for diagnosing glaucoma
    Nicolaas J Reus
    Glaucoma Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:313-8. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi Incidence of rigid gas-permeable contact lens wear after keratoplasty for keratoconus
    Annette J M Geerards
    Cornea and Contact Lens Department, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eye Contact Lens 32:207-10. 2006
    ..To review retrospectively the charts of all 190 patients who underwent penetrating keratoplasty for keratoconus in one hospital during a 5-year period (1995-2000), with special attention paid to contact lens fitting...
  10. doi Association of cognitive functioning with retinal nerve fiber layer thickness
    Leonieke M E van Koolwijk
    Glaucoma Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:4576-80. 2009
    ..The association between cognitive functioning and retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) thickness was assessed in a large, population-based sample...
  11. doi Major genetic effects in glaucoma: commingling analysis of optic disc parameters in an older Australian population
    Leonieke M E van Koolwijk
    Glaucoma Service, Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:5275-80. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that there is a major genetic determinant of vertical disc diameter (VDD) and vertical cup-to-disc ratio (VCDR) in a large, population-based sample...
  12. doi Patients' experiences and preferences with co-managed care in a cataract pathway
    E J van Vliet
    School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Center for Health Services and Nursing Research, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Br J Ophthalmol 94:1363-8. 2010
    ..Co-managed care in cataract pathways allows ophthalmologists more time to treat other patients. However, little is known on how patients experience pathways that greatly reduce the amount of time spent with ophthalmologists...
  13. doi Efficacy and efficiency of a lean cataract pathway: a comparative study
    Ellen Joan van Vliet
    Faculty of Medicine, School of Public Health, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e13. 2010
    ..Lean thinking is a management strategy, aimed at improving quality while reducing costs. Lean production processes are designed to identify gaps between expected and actual performance...
  14. ncbi [Fireworks injuries treated by Dutch ophthalmologists New Year 2008/'09]
    Jan Tjeerd H N de Faber
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A507. 2009
    ..To list and describe eye injuries caused by consumer fireworks around New Year 2008/'09...
  15. doi Clinical assessment of stereoscopic optic disc photographs for glaucoma: the European Optic Disc Assessment Trial
    Nicolaas J Reus
    Glaucoma Service, Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ophthalmology 117:717-23. 2010
    ..To determine the diagnostic accuracy of judging optic disc photographs for glaucoma by ophthalmologists...
  16. doi Evaluation of an international benchmarking initiative in nine eye hospitals
    Dirk F de Korne
    Rotterdam Ophthalmic Institute, Rotterdam Eye Hospital Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Health Care Manage Rev 35:23-35. 2010
    ..Benchmarking has become very popular among managers to improve quality in the private and public sector, but little is known about its applicability in international hospital settings...
  17. doi Uveitis-like syndrome and iris transillumination after the use of oral moxifloxacin
    M Wefers Bettink-Remeijer
    Het Oogziekenhuis Rotterdam, Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Schiedamse Vest 180, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eye (Lond) 23:2260-2. 2009
    ..To report a newly recognized adverse effect of oral moxifloxacin...
  18. doi Endothelial involvement in herpes simplex virus keratitis: an in vivo confocal microscopy study
    Toine Hillenaar
    Cornea and External Disease Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Rotterdam Ophthalmic Institute, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ophthalmology 116:2077-86.e1-2. 2009
    ..To describe the appearance, frequency, and clinical consequences of corneal endothelial involvement in human herpes simplex virus (HSV) keratitis as seen by in vivo confocal microscopy (IVCM)...
  19. ncbi Creating patient value in glaucoma care: applying quality costing and care delivery value chain approaches--a five-year case study in the Rotterdam Eye Hospital
    Dirk F de Korne
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 22:232-51. 2009
    ..The purpose of this paper is to explore in a specific hospital care process the applicability in practice of the theories of quality costing and value chains...
  20. ncbi Topical ibopamine in the treatment of chronic ocular hypotony attributable to vitreoretinal surgery, uveitis, or penetrating trauma
    Luana Cahya Ugahary
    The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, PO Box 70030, 3000 LM Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:571-3. 2006
    ..To study whether topical ibopamine effectively increases the intraocular pressure in patients with ocular hypotony after vitreoretinal surgery, uveitis, or penetrating trauma...
  21. pmc Anti-TNF-alpha therapy for sight threatening uveitis
    E W Lindstedt
    The Eye Hospital Rotterdam, Erasmus University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Br J Ophthalmol 89:533-6. 2005
    ..To describe the effect of additional treatment with anti-TNF-alpha therapy in a case series of 13 patients with serious sight threatening uveitis...
  22. ncbi Prevalence of split nerve fiber layer bundles in healthy eyes imaged with scanning laser polarimetry
    T P Colen
    Glaucoma Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ophthalmology 108:151-6. 2001
    ..On the GDx, a nerve fiber bundle can appear as a single or as a split bundle. The aim of our study was to determine the prevalence of split nerve fiber layer bundles and to demonstrate their clinical relevance...
  23. ncbi Axonal loss in a patient with anterior ischemic optic neuropathy as measured with scanning laser polarimetry
    T P Colen
    Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Ophthalmol 130:847-50. 2000
    ..To report Nerve Fiber Analyzer (NFA/GDx; Laser Diagnostic Technologies, San Diego, California) measurements in a patient during the early phase of an anterior ischemic optic neuropathy...
  24. ncbi Comparison of artificial eye amplitudes with acrylic and hydroxyapatite spherical enucleation implants
    T P Colen
    The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ophthalmology 107:1889-94. 2000
    ..To compare artificial eye amplitudes in patients who randomly received either a hydroxyapatite or an acrylic, scleral-covered spherical implant after enucleation...
  25. ncbi A quick surgical technique for deep, anterior lamellar keratoplasty using visco-dissection
    G R Melles
    Cornea Service, Rotterdam Eye Hospital, The Netherlands
    Cornea 19:427-32. 2000
    ..To describe a new surgical technique for deep, anterior lamellar keratoplasty using a viscoelastic for dissection of Descemet's membrane (DM) from the posterior stroma...
  26. ncbi Retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in human strabismic amblyopia
    T P Colen
    The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Binocul Vis Strabismus Q 15:141-6. 2000
    ..As a practical implication, we investigated the validity of comparing Nerve Fiber Analyzer (NFA) measurements obtained in amblyopic eyes to the normative database built into the NFA...
  27. ncbi The future of lamellar keratoplasty
    G R Melles
    Rotterdam Eye Hospital, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 10:253-9. 1999
    ..These procedures broaden the array of treatments for corneal disorders and may be used as alternatives to penetrating keratoplasty...
  28. ncbi Posterior lamellar keratoplasty for a case of pseudophakic bullous keratopathy
    G R Melles
    Rotterdam Eye Hospital, The Netherlands
    Am J Ophthalmol 127:340-1. 1999
    ..To describe a new surgical technique for posterior corneal transplantation...
  29. ncbi A technique to visualize corneal incision and lamellar dissection depth during surgery
    G R Melles
    Cornea Service, Rotterdam Eye Hospital, The Netherlands
    Cornea 18:80-6. 1999
    ..To describe a surgical technique to visualize the depth of corneal incisions and lamellar stromal dissections during surgery...
  30. ncbi Randomized clinical trial of cryotherapy versus laser photocoagulation for retinopexy in conventional retinal detachment surgery
    M Veckeneer
    Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Schiedamse vest 1280, 3011 BH Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Ophthalmol 132:343-7. 2001
    ..To investigate whether the method of retinopexy influences the visual recovery rate and the breakdown of the blood-ocular barrier after conventional retinal detachment surgery...
  31. ncbi Ocular toxicity study of trypan blue injected into the vitreous cavity of rabbit eyes
    M Veckeneer
    Rotterdam Eye Hospital, The Netherlands
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 239:698-704. 2001
    ..To evaluate the ocular toxicity of trypan blue (TB) injected into the vitreous cavity of rabbit eyes. TB is a dye that could be useful for staining epiretinal membranes during vitrectomy surgery...
  32. ncbi The prevalence of glaucomatous defects with short-wavelength automated perimetry in patients with elevated intraocular pressures
    Nicolaas J Reus
    Glaucoma Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Glaucoma 14:26-9. 2005
    ....
  33. ncbi Scanning laser polarimetry of the retinal nerve fiber layer in perimetrically unaffected eyes of glaucoma patients
    Nicolaas J Reus
    Glaucoma Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ophthalmology 111:2199-203. 2004
    ..To compare scanning laser polarimetry (SLP) measurements of retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) thickness in perimetrically unaffected eyes of glaucoma patients with those in their fellow eyes with field loss and eyes of healthy subjects...
  34. ncbi Diagnostic accuracy of the GDx VCC for glaucoma
    Nicolaas J Reus
    Glaucoma Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ophthalmology 111:1860-5. 2004
    ..To determine the diagnostic accuracy of the GDx VCC in the diagnosis of glaucoma...
  35. ncbi Biocompatibility of trypan blue with human corneal cells
    Bart T H van Dooren
    PO Box 70030, Rotterdam Eye Hospital, 3000 LM Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:736-42. 2004
    ..To quantify the toxicity of trypan blue on human corneal cells according to exposure time and concentration...
  36. ncbi The relationship between standard automated perimetry and GDx VCC measurements
    Nicolaas J Reus
    Glaucoma Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:840-5. 2004
    ..San Diego, CA)...
  37. ncbi Sensitivity and specificity of new GDx parameters
    Thomas P Colen
    Glaucoma Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Glaucoma 13:28-33. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the sensitivity and specificity of these four new parameters...
  38. ncbi Sensitivity and specificity of the GDx: clinical judgment of standard printouts versus the number
    Thomas P Colen
    Glaucoma Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, The Netherlands
    J Glaucoma 12:129-33. 2003
    ..The authors evaluated the sensitivity and specificity of the Number and examined whether expert clinical judgment of GDx printouts leads to a better separation...
  39. ncbi Motion artifacts in scanning laser polarimetry
    Thomas P Colen
    Glaucoma Service, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ophthalmology 109:1568-72. 2002
    ..The aims of this study were to investigate the effect of motion artifacts on the retardation values and to illustrate how motion artifacts can be identified...
  40. ncbi Diffusing aviation innovations in a hospital in The Netherlands
    Dirk F de Korne
    Rotterdam Ophthalmic Institute, Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Erasmus University, Netherlands
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 36:339-47. 2010
    ..For almost 20 years, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital (Rotterdam, the Netherlands) has been engaged in diffusing several innovations adapted from aviation.