M S Blumenkranz

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Lutetium texaphyrin (Lu-Tex): a potential new agent for ocular fundus angiography and photodynamic therapy
    M S Blumenkranz
    Pharmacyclics Inc, Sunnyvale, CA, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 129:353-62. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Pulsed electron avalanche knife (PEAK) for intraocular surgery
    D V Palanker
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 42:2673-8. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Three-day application of topical ofloxacin reduces the contamination rate of microsurgical knives in cataract surgery: a prospective randomized study
    Herminia Mino de Kaspar
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    Ophthalmology 111:1352-5. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint New therapy for central retinal vein occlusion: are intravitreal steroids a possible answer?
    Mark S Blumenkranz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University Medical Center, CA 94305, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 123:259-61. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Role of genetic factors and inflammation in age-related macular degeneration
    Darius M Moshfeghi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Retina 27:269-75. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The Evolution of Laser Therapy in Ophthalmology: A Perspective on the Interactions Between Photons, Patients, Physicians, and Physicists: The LXX Edward Jackson Memorial Lecture
    Mark S Blumenkranz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Byers Eye Institute, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California Electronic address
    Am J Ophthalmol 158:12-25.e1. 2014
  7. pmc Kinetics of central macular thickness reduction in patients with macular edema after intravitreal drug therapy
    Lingmin He
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Clin Ophthalmol 5:1751-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Optimal current and future treatments for diabetic macular oedema
    M S Blumenkranz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Eye (Lond) 24:428-34. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Correlation of visual acuity and macular thickness measured by optical coherence tomography in patients with persistent macular edema
    Mark S Blumenkranz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Retina 30:1090-4. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant methods in macular hole surgery: intraoperative plasma-thrombin mixture and postoperative fluid-gas exchange
    M S Blumenkranz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University Medical Center, California 94305, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers 32:198-207. 2001

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Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint Lutetium texaphyrin (Lu-Tex): a potential new agent for ocular fundus angiography and photodynamic therapy
    M S Blumenkranz
    Pharmacyclics Inc, Sunnyvale, CA, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 129:353-62. 2000
    ..The utilization of an efficient fluorescent molecule that is also a photosensitizer represents a unique opportunity to couple diagnosis and therapy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pulsed electron avalanche knife (PEAK) for intraocular surgery
    D V Palanker
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 42:2673-8. 2001
    ..To develop a better and more economical instrument for precise, tractionless, "cold" cutting during intraocular surgery. The use of highly localized electric fields rather than laser light as the means of tissue dissection was investigated...
  3. ncbi request reprint Three-day application of topical ofloxacin reduces the contamination rate of microsurgical knives in cataract surgery: a prospective randomized study
    Herminia Mino de Kaspar
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    Ophthalmology 111:1352-5. 2004
    ..To determine the rate of contamination of microsurgical knives during cataract surgery and the benefit of a 3-day versus a 1-hour preoperative application of topical ofloxacin in reducing the contamination rate...
  4. ncbi request reprint New therapy for central retinal vein occlusion: are intravitreal steroids a possible answer?
    Mark S Blumenkranz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University Medical Center, CA 94305, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 123:259-61. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Role of genetic factors and inflammation in age-related macular degeneration
    Darius M Moshfeghi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Retina 27:269-75. 2007
    ..In addition, the central role of CFH in the complement cascade and its role in the inflammatory hypothesis for AMD are reviewed...
  6. ncbi request reprint The Evolution of Laser Therapy in Ophthalmology: A Perspective on the Interactions Between Photons, Patients, Physicians, and Physicists: The LXX Edward Jackson Memorial Lecture
    Mark S Blumenkranz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Byers Eye Institute, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California Electronic address
    Am J Ophthalmol 158:12-25.e1. 2014
    ..To present the evolution of laser therapy in modern ophthalmic practice...
  7. pmc Kinetics of central macular thickness reduction in patients with macular edema after intravitreal drug therapy
    Lingmin He
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Clin Ophthalmol 5:1751-8. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize central macular thickness and retinal volume following intravitreal injections using time domain and spectral domain optical coherence tomography (TD-OCT and SD-OCT, respectively)...
  8. doi request reprint Optimal current and future treatments for diabetic macular oedema
    M S Blumenkranz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Eye (Lond) 24:428-34. 2010
    ..Finally, multi-modality therapy may play an increasingly important role...
  9. doi request reprint Correlation of visual acuity and macular thickness measured by optical coherence tomography in patients with persistent macular edema
    Mark S Blumenkranz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Retina 30:1090-4. 2010
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  10. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant methods in macular hole surgery: intraoperative plasma-thrombin mixture and postoperative fluid-gas exchange
    M S Blumenkranz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University Medical Center, California 94305, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers 32:198-207. 2001
    ..We report on the safety and final results of routine intraoperative autologous plasma-thrombin mixture and postoperative fluid-gas exchange when necessary as an adjunct to the surgical therapy of this disease...
  11. ncbi request reprint The challenge of determining aqueous contamination rate in anterior segment intraocular surgery
    Christopher N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 137:662-7. 2004
    ..3% ofloxacin reduces this contamination rate compared with a 1-hour application...
  12. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic susceptibility of preoperative normal conjunctival bacteria
    Herminia Mino de Kaspar
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 139:730-3. 2005
    ..To determine the antibiotic susceptibility of preoperative conjunctival bacterial flora...
  13. doi request reprint Bacterial contamination of ocular surface and needles in patients undergoing intravitreal injections
    John J De Caro
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Retina 28:877-83. 2008
    ..To evaluate potential sources of bacterial contamination during intravitreal (IVT) injection procedures...
  14. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic resistance patterns of ocular bacterial flora: a prospective study of patients undergoing anterior segment surgery
    Christopher N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, 900 Blake Wilbur Drive, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Ophthalmology 110:1946-51. 2003
    ..To determine the antibiotic susceptibility patterns of conjunctival bacterial flora isolated preoperatively from patients undergoing anterior segment surgery...
  15. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for antibiotic-resistant conjunctival bacterial flora in patients undergoing intraocular surgery
    Herminia Mino de Kaspar
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Dr, Room A 157, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 241:730-3. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if patients with certain risk factors are more likely to harbor conjunctival bacterial flora resistant to multiple antibiotics...
  16. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled study of an intravitreous dexamethasone drug delivery system in patients with persistent macular edema
    Baruch D Kuppermann
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, Irvine, 118 Med Surge I, Irvine, CA 92697 4375, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:309-17. 2007
    ..To evaluate a dexamethasone intravitreous drug delivery system (DDS) in patients with persistent (> or =90 days despite treatment) macular edema...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effects of the pulsed electron avalanche knife on retinal tissue
    Daniel V Palanker
    W W Hansen Experimental Physics Laboratory, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 4085, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:636-40. 2002
    ..To evaluate the precision of retinal tissue dissection by the pulsed electron avalanche knife (PEAK) and to assess possible toxic effects from this device...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized comparison of 3-day versus 1-hour preoperative ofloxacin prophylaxis for cataract surgery
    Christopher N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    Ophthalmology 109:2036-40; discussion 2040-1. 2002
    ..To determine the efficacy of reducing conjunctival bacterial flora with topical ofloxacin when given for 3 days compared with 1 hour before surgery...
  19. doi request reprint Femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery with integrated optical coherence tomography
    Daniel V Palanker
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Sci Transl Med 2:58ra85. 2010
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Photodynamic therapy with and without adjunctive intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide: a retrospective comparative study
    Annie Chan
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford University, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 40:561-9. 2009
    ..To compare photodynamic therapy (PDT) with and without adjunctive intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide (IVTA) in the treatment of choroidal neovascularization secondary to age-related macular degeneration...
  21. ncbi request reprint Precision and safety of the pulsed electron avalanche knife in vitreoretinal surgery
    Jason M Miller
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine and W W Hansen Experimental Physics Laboratory, Stanford University, Calif 94305, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:871-7. 2003
    ..We have developed a new surgical instrument, called the pulsed electron avalanche knife (PEAK; Carl Zeiss Meditec, Jena, Germany), for precise, "cold," and tractionless dissection of tissue in liquid media...
  22. ncbi request reprint Fluorescein angiographic findings in ocular siderosis
    S Shaikh
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 131:136-8. 2001
    ..To report a case of siderosis from a retained intraocular iron foreign body manifesting localized retinal capillary nonperfusion documented by fluorescein angiography...
  23. ncbi request reprint Maximum tolerated dose of a humanized anti-vascular endothelial growth factor antibody fragment for treating neovascular age-related macular degeneration
    Philip J Rosenfeld
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmology 112:1048-53. 2005
    ..To investigate the maximum tolerated dose of ranibizumab administered as a single intravitreal injection...
  24. ncbi request reprint Treatment of central retinal vein occlusion by vitrectomy with lysis of vitreopapillary and epipapillary adhesions, subretinal peripapillary tissue plasminogen activator injection, and photocoagulation
    HarHiu D Lam
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University Medical Center, California 94305, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 134:609-11. 2002
    ..To report a case of subretinal peripapillary tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) injection with vitreopapillary and epipapillary membrane dissection and peripheral photocoagulation in the treatment of central retinal vein occlusion...
  25. ncbi request reprint Microcontact printing on human tissue for retinal cell transplantation
    Christina J Lee
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:1714-8. 2002
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Effect of pulse duration on size and character of the lesion in retinal photocoagulation
    Atul Jain
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5308, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:78-85. 2008
    ..To systematically evaluate the effects of laser beam size, power, and pulse duration of 1 to 100 milliseconds on the characteristics of ophthalmoscopically visible retinal coagulation lesions...
  27. doi request reprint Healing of retinal photocoagulation lesions
    Yannis M Paulus
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5308, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:5540-5. 2008
    ..To systematically assess the changes in retinal morphology during the healing of retinal photocoagulation lesions of various clinical grades...
  28. doi request reprint Surveillance for potential adverse events associated with the use of intravitreal bevacizumab for retinal and choroidal vascular disease
    Lisa J Wong
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94025, USA
    Retina 28:1151-8. 2008
    ..To systematically study potential adverse events associated with the use of intraocular bevacizumab at a single medical center...
  29. pmc Photoacoustic ocular imaging
    Adam de la Zerda
    Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford, the Bio X Program and the Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 94305, USA
    Opt Lett 35:270-2. 2010
    ..Such a system may be used in the future for early detection and improved management of neovascular ocular diseases, including wet age-related macular degeneration and proliferative diabetic retinopathy...
  30. ncbi request reprint The chick chorioallantoic membrane as a model tissue for surgical retinal research and simulation
    Theodore Leng
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Retina 24:427-34. 2004
    ..We describe the use of chick chorioallantoic membrane (CAM) as a model system for the study of the precision and safety of vitreoretinal microsurgical instruments and techniques...
  31. ncbi request reprint Localized neurotransmitter release for use in a prototype retinal interface
    Mark C Peterman
    Department of Applied Physics, E L Ginzton Laboratory, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:3144-9. 2003
    ..The goal was to determine whether fluidic delivery through microfabricated apertures could be used to stimulate at single-cell dimensions...
  32. ncbi request reprint The Artificial Synapse Chip: a flexible retinal interface based on directed retinal cell growth and neurotransmitter stimulation
    Mark C Peterman
    Department of Applied Physics, Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Artif Organs 27:975-85. 2003
    ..As many of the current retinal prosthesis devices use hard materials and electrical excitation at a lower resolution, our approach may provide more physiologic retinal stimulation...
  33. ncbi request reprint Semiautomated patterned scanning laser for retinal photocoagulation
    Mark S Blumenkranz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5308, USA
    Retina 26:370-6. 2006
  34. pmc Localized chemical release from an artificial synapse chip
    Mark C Peterman
    Department of Applied Physics, Stanford University, CA 94305 4090, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:9951-4. 2004
    ..This "artificial synapse chip" is a prototype neural interface that introduces a new paradigm for neural stimulation, with eventual application in treating macular degeneration and other neurological disorders...
  35. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy for choroidal neovascularization: a review
    Kathryn W Woodburn
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Retina 22:391-405; quiz 527-8. 2002
    ..To review the biophysical basis and current state of therapy for photodynamic closure of subfoveal choroidal neovascularization in the eye...
  36. ncbi request reprint Retinal evaluation of patients on chronic amiodarone therapy
    Saad Shaikh
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, USA
    Retina 23:354-9. 2003
    ..To determine whether retinal electrophysiologic changes can be detected and correlated with funduscopic findings in patients with the long-term use of amiodarone...
  37. ncbi request reprint A novel His158Arg mutation in TIMP3 causes a late-onset form of Sorsby fundus dystrophy
    Ruth J Lin
    Department of Genetics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5120, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 142:839-48. 2006
    ..To describe the phenotype and genotype of a family with suspected Sorsby fundus dystrophy (SFD)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Controlling cell adhesion on human tissue by soft lithography
    Christina J Lee
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5025, USA
    Langmuir 20:4155-61. 2004
    ..With the ability to apply soft lithography to tissue samples, human tissue may become a universal membrane substrate for other ocular diseases or in tissue engineering applications elsewhere in the body...
  39. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized comparison of 2 different methods of 5% povidone-iodine applications for anterior segment intraocular surgery
    Herminia Mino de Kaspar
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Arch Ophthalmol 123:161-5. 2005
    ..To determine the efficacy of reducing conjunctival bacteria flora with 2 different regimens of 5% povidone-iodine application: 2 drops on the conjunctiva cul-de-sac vs a 10-mL conjunctival irrigation of the fornices...
  40. ncbi request reprint Endogenous Scedosporium apiospermum endophthalmitis
    Atul Jain
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:1286-9. 2007
  41. ncbi request reprint Retinal pigment epithelium tears after intravitreal injection of bevacizumab (avastin) for neovascular age-related macular degeneration
    Shawn M Ronan
    Kellogg Eye Center, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, University of Michigan, 1000 Wall Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Retina 27:535-40. 2007
    ..We describe retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) tears that were noted after intravitreal injection of bevacizumab...
  42. ncbi request reprint Verteporfin therapy of subfoveal choroidal neovascularization in patients with age-related macular degeneration: additional information regarding baseline lesion composition's impact on vision outcomes-TAP report No. 3
    Neil M Bressler
    Wilmer Photograph Reading Center, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205 2002, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:1443-54. 2002
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Verteporfin therapy for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization in age-related macular degeneration: three-year results of an open-label extension of 2 randomized clinical trials--TAP Report no. 5
    Mark S Blumenkranz
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:1307-14. 2002
    ..To report vision and safety outcomes from an extension of a 2-year investigation evaluating verteporfin photodynamic therapy in patients with age-related macular degeneration with subfoveal choroidal neovascularization (CNV)...