Penny A Asbell

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Fluorophotometry as a diagnostic tool for the evaluation of dry eye disease
    Magid M Fahim
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Ophthalmol 6:20. 2006
  2. pmc Efficacy of topical cobalt chelate CTC-96 against adenovirus in a cell culture model and against adenovirus keratoconjunctivitis in a rabbit model
    Seth P Epstein
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    BMC Ophthalmol 6:22. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Ocular TRUST: nationwide antimicrobial susceptibility patterns in ocular isolates
    Penny A Asbell
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 145:951-958. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Age-related cataract
    Penny A Asbell
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1183, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Lancet 365:599-609. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Ophthalmologist perceptions regarding treatment of moderate-to-severe dry eye: results of a physician survey
    Penny A Asbell
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 36:33-8. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Increasing prevalence of methicillin resistance in serious ocular infections caused by Staphylococcus aureus in the United States: 2000 to 2005
    Penny A Asbell
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 34:814-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Increasing importance of dry eye syndrome and the ideal artificial tear: consensus views from a roundtable discussion
    Penny A Asbell
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 22:2149-57. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Analysis of inflammatory cytokines in the tears of dry eye patients
    Morgan L Massingale
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Cornea 28:1023-7. 2009
  9. pmc Evaluation of biomarkers of inflammation in response to benzalkonium chloride on corneal and conjunctival epithelial cells
    Seth P Epstein
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 25:415-24. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of toxicity of commercial ophthalmic fluoroquinolone antibiotics as assessed on immortalized corneal and conjunctival epithelial cells
    Alejandro Babayán Sosa
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Cornea 27:930-4. 2008

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Publications40

  1. pmc Fluorophotometry as a diagnostic tool for the evaluation of dry eye disease
    Magid M Fahim
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Ophthalmol 6:20. 2006
    ..The purpose of the study is to investigate the use of corneal fluorescein penetration measured by the fluorophotometer as a diagnostic tool in the evaluation of dry eye patients...
  2. pmc Efficacy of topical cobalt chelate CTC-96 against adenovirus in a cell culture model and against adenovirus keratoconjunctivitis in a rabbit model
    Seth P Epstein
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    BMC Ophthalmol 6:22. 2006
    ..A leading CTC compound (CTC-96), a Co(III) chelate, was found to have potent in vitro and in vivo antiviral efficacy against herpes viruses. In this study CTC-96 is being tested for possible anti-Adenovirus activity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Ocular TRUST: nationwide antimicrobial susceptibility patterns in ocular isolates
    Penny A Asbell
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 145:951-958. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Age-related cataract
    Penny A Asbell
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1183, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Lancet 365:599-609. 2005
    ..Despite these advances, cataract continues to be a leading public-health issue that will grow in importance as the population increases and life expectancy is extended worldwide...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ophthalmologist perceptions regarding treatment of moderate-to-severe dry eye: results of a physician survey
    Penny A Asbell
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 36:33-8. 2010
    ..To understand ophthalmologists' current perceptions and treatment of patients with moderate-to-severe dry eye disease (DED)...
  6. doi request reprint Increasing prevalence of methicillin resistance in serious ocular infections caused by Staphylococcus aureus in the United States: 2000 to 2005
    Penny A Asbell
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 34:814-8. 2008
    ..To report the nationwide prevalence of methicillin resistance in serious ocular infections involving Staphylococcus aureus and profile in vitro antimicrobial susceptibility of S aureus from ocular isolates over time...
  7. ncbi request reprint Increasing importance of dry eye syndrome and the ideal artificial tear: consensus views from a roundtable discussion
    Penny A Asbell
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 22:2149-57. 2006
    ..Greater public and practitioner awareness of emerging research, technologies, and therapies is crucial to ensuring appropriate interventions to meet specific patient needs and result in clinically favorable outcomes...
  8. doi request reprint Analysis of inflammatory cytokines in the tears of dry eye patients
    Morgan L Massingale
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Cornea 28:1023-7. 2009
    ..To determine the levels of 8 important cytokines and 1 chemokine in tears of patients with dry eye disease...
  9. pmc Evaluation of biomarkers of inflammation in response to benzalkonium chloride on corneal and conjunctival epithelial cells
    Seth P Epstein
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 25:415-24. 2009
    ..To evaluate the inflammation BAK causes to the ocular surface, enzyme linked immunosorbant assays (ELISAs) were utilized to quantify the levels of inflammatory biomarkers in response to BAK and/or H(2)O(2)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of toxicity of commercial ophthalmic fluoroquinolone antibiotics as assessed on immortalized corneal and conjunctival epithelial cells
    Alejandro Babayán Sosa
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Cornea 27:930-4. 2008
    ..To evaluate the toxicity of a variety of the fluoroquinolone antibiotics on the ocular surface by using tissue culture models of corneal epithelial cells and conjunctival epithelial cells...
  11. pmc HLA-DR expression as a biomarker of inflammation for multicenter clinical trials of ocular surface disease
    Seth P Epstein
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Exp Eye Res 111:95-104. 2013
    ....
  12. pmc Comparative toxicity of preservatives on immortalized corneal and conjunctival epithelial cells
    Seth P Epstein
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 25:113-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate the potential toxicity of these common components and their comparative effects on the ocular surface, a tissue culture model utilizing immortalized corneal and conjunctival epithelial cells was utilized...
  13. pmc sPLA2-IIa amplifies ocular surface inflammation in the experimental dry eye (DE) BALB/c mouse model
    Yi Wei
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:4780-8. 2011
    ..However, its role in ocular surface inflammation remains unclear. An experimentally induced BALB/c mouse dry eye (DE) model was used to elucidate the role of sPLA2-IIa in ocular surface inflammation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Tear osmolarity as a biomarker for dry eye disease severity
    Mari Suzuki
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:4557-61. 2010
    ..To study the association between tear osmolarity and dry eye severity grade, based on a modified Dry Eye Workshop (DEWS) scale, and between osmolarity and the signs and symptoms that determine dry eye disease severity...
  15. pmc Red blood cell fatty acid analysis for determining compliance with omega3 supplements in dry eye disease trials
    Neha Gadaria-Rathod
    1 Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 29:837-41. 2013
    ..To evaluate pill counts and red blood cell (RBC) membrane fatty acid profiles as measures of compliance with oral omega3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (ω3 PUFAs) and to compare the two techniques...
  16. ncbi request reprint Changes in higher order wavefront aberrations after contact lens corneal refractive therapy and LASIK surgery
    Robert N Goldstone
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Refract Surg 26:348-55. 2010
    ..To compare ocular higher order aberrations induced by corneal refractive therapy (CRT, Paragon Vision) to those produced by LASIK for patients with comparable levels of myopia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Fluorophotometry to evaluate the corneal epithelium in eyes undergoing contact lens corneal reshaping to correct myopia
    Danielle Z Savitsky
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY10029, USA
    J Refract Surg 25:366-70. 2009
    ..To determine whether use of Corneal Refractive Therapy (CRT, Paragon Vision Sciences) lenses have an adverse effect on the health of corneal epithelium by monitoring epithelial permeability by fluorophotometry...
  18. ncbi request reprint Conductive keratoplasty
    Ted T Du
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 18:334-7. 2007
    ..It serves as an alternative to laser-based refractive surgery with essentially no intraoperative or postoperative complications...
  19. doi request reprint Emerging drugs for the treatment of dry eye disease
    Neha Gadaria-Rathod
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1183, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Expert Opin Emerg Drugs 18:121-36. 2013
    ..Though it is highly prevalent and costs billions of dollars to manage, current treatments have largely been inadequate, making it a frustrating condition, both for physicians and patients alike...
  20. ncbi request reprint Analysis of inflammatory cytokines in the tears of dry eye patients
    Morgan L Massingale
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Cornea 28:1023-7. 2009
    ..To determine the levels of 8 important cytokines and 1 chemokine in tears of patients with dry eye disease...
  21. pmc Ophthalmologist perceptions regarding treatment of moderate to severe dry eye: results of a physician survey
    Penny A Asbell
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc 107:205-10. 2009
    ..To understand ophthalmologists' current perceptions and treatment of patients with moderate to severe dry eye syndrome (DED)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a new tear osmometer for repeatability and accuracy, using 0.5-microL (500-Nanoliter) samples
    Elvin H Yildiz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Cornea 28:677-80. 2009
    ..To evaluate the repeatability and accuracy of a new tear osmometer that measures the osmolality of 0.5-microL (500-nanoliter) samples...
  23. ncbi request reprint Videokeratography in conductive keratoplasty
    Shamim A Haji
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Refract Surg 20:329-36. 2004
    ..We used EyeSys videokeratography to evaluate corneal shape changes induced by conductive keratoplasty, a procedure that utilizes radio frequency energy to alter corneal shape to correct hyperopia...
  24. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative correction of induced astigmatism after spherical correction of hyperopia with conductive keratoplasty
    Shamim A Haji
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 31:76-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate the treatment of surgically induced astigmatism intraoperatively during conductive keratoplasty (CK) for correcting hyperopia...
  25. pmc Nutritional supplements for dry eye syndrome
    Allison L Rand
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 22:279-82. 2011
    ..Essential fatty acids have been of interest in the treatment of systemic and ocular diseases, and is most recently of interest in the area of dry eye disease...
  26. ncbi request reprint Nuclear translocation of NF-kappaB precedes apoptotic poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase cleavage during productive HSV-1 replication in corneal epithelial cells
    Margot L Goodkin
    Department of Microbiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:4980-8. 2007
    ..This inhibition of apoptosis is in part dependent on the activation of inducible nuclear transcription factor kappaB (NF-kappaB)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Contact lens-related Fusarium infection: case series experience in New York City and review of fungal keratitis
    Sandra Hu
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1190 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 33:322-8. 2007
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Susceptibility testing of clinical isolates of pseudomonas aeruginosa to levofloxacin, moxifloxacin, and gatifloxacin as a guide to treating pseudomonas ocular infections
    Seth P Epstein
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 32:240-4. 2006
    ..aeruginosa to levofloxacin, moxifloxacin, and gatifloxacin, potential agents for the treatment of ocular infections caused by this microorganism...
  29. ncbi request reprint Conductive keratoplasty and the coupling phenomenon
    Jason A Sokol
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 31:111-6. 2005
    ..e., the steepening of the flat axis associated with the flattening of the steep axis) and to measure the coupling ratio and the coupling constant to determine the effect of astigmatic CK treatment on spherical equivalent...
  30. pmc P63 expression levels in side population and low light scattering ocular surface epithelial cells
    Seth P Epstein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Black Family Stem Cell Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc 103:187-99; discussion 199. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Impression cytology: recent advances and applications in dry eye disease
    Eli Lopin
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Ocul Surf 7:93-110. 2009
    ..Dry eye disease is one area in which IC has contributed to significant advances...
  32. ncbi request reprint Essential fatty acids in the treatment of dry eye
    Elana S Rosenberg
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Ocul Surf 8:18-28. 2010
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Ten-year follow-up of 360 degrees intrastromal corneal rings for myopia
    Andrew R Schwartz
    Cornea Service, Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Refract Surg 22:878-83. 2006
    ..To determine the safety, efficacy, and stability of intrastromal corneal rings 10 years after placement for myopia...
  34. doi request reprint Slitlamp biomicroscopy and photographic image analysis of herpes simplex virus stromal keratitis
    Kirk R Wilhelmus
    Sid W Richardson Ocular Microbiology Laboratory, Department of Ophthalmology, Cullen Eye Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, 6565 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 127:161-6. 2009
    ..To validate photographic bioimaging for evaluating the severity of herpes simplex virus keratitis...
  35. ncbi request reprint Intrastromal corneal ring implantation (360 degrees ring) for myopia: a 5-year follow-up
    Andrew P Schwartz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 32:121-3. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate findings in patients 5 years after ring placement and to compare these findings with 1-year results to assess the stability of effect...
  36. ncbi request reprint Quality of vision with corneal refractive therapy
    Penny A Asbell
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy, Box 1183, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 30:234-5; discussion 242-3. 2004
  37. ncbi request reprint Corneal refractive therapy and the corneal surface
    Penny A Asbell
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy, Box 1183, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 30:236-7; discussion 242-3. 2004
  38. doi request reprint Learning from painful experiences
    Penny A Asbell
    Mt Sinai J Med 75:63-4. 2008
  39. ncbi request reprint The current state of corneal reshaping
    Jeffrey J Walline
    The Ohio State University College of Optometry, The Vision Cooperative Research Centre, OH, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 31:209-14. 2005
    ..Treatment is primarily effective through central epithelial thinning and midperipheral epithelial and stromal thickening. Much remains to be learned about corneal reshaping contact lenses and their effects on the cornea...
  40. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of acute ocular graft-versus-host disease with tacrolimus (FK506)
    Syed M Ahmad
    Cornea 21:432-3. 2002