C N Ta

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint One-day application of topical moxifloxacin 0.5% to select for fluoroquinolone-resistant coagulase-negative Staphylococcus
    Lingmin He
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 35:1715-8. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Prospective study demonstrating the efficacy of combined preoperative three-day application of antibiotics and povidone-iodine irrigation
    Christopher N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University, 900 Blake Wilbur Drive, W3036, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Ann Ophthalmol (Skokie) 39:313-7. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized comparison of 1-day versus 3-day application of topical levofloxacin in eliminating conjunctival flora
    C N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    Eur J Ophthalmol 17:689-95. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Topical antibiotic prophylaxis in intraocular injections
    Christopher N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:972-4. 2007
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. doi request reprint Prospective comparison of topical moxifloxacin in eliminating conjunctival bacterial flora following a one-day or one-hour application
    Christopher N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 24:427-31. 2008
  8. doi request reprint In vitro antibiotic susceptibility of preoperative normal conjunctival bacteria
    C N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA cta stanford edu
    Eye (Lond) 23:559-60. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Prospective randomized comparison of 1-day and 3-day application of topical 0.5% moxifloxacin in eliminating preoperative conjunctival bacteria
    Lingmin He
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, 900 Blake Wilbur Drive, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 25:373-8. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized study determining whether a 3-day application of ofloxacin results in the selection of fluoroquinolone-resistant coagulase-negative Staphylococcus
    C N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Eur J Ophthalmol 16:359-64. 2006

Collaborators

  • William Trattler
  • Sergio Sonego Krone
  • M S Blumenkranz
  • Herminia Mino de Kaspar
  • JAMES PARKER MCCULLEY
  • Darius M Moshfeghi
  • Aljoscha S Neubauer
  • Herminia Mino de Kaspar
  • Jason M Moss
  • Lingmin He
  • Michael Engelbert
  • Anselm Kampik
  • Steven R Sanislo
  • Volker Klauss
  • Kuldev Singh
  • Martin Thiel
  • Nan Hu
  • John J De Caro
  • Young Sun
  • Peter R Egbert
  • Judy I Ou
  • Sergio Sonego-Krone
  • Martina Mette
  • Marcus Eder
  • Margarita Samudio
  • Norma Fariña
  • Florentina Laspina
  • Thomas Grasbon
  • Markus Schulze-Schwering
  • JoAnn Giaconi
  • Maria M Braun
  • Shamim Sinnar
  • Artis Montague
  • Lorella Cabael
  • Hoai Ky V Ho
  • Yueyi I Liu
  • Herminia Mino De Kaspar
  • Robert Jack
  • David Nguyen
  • Atul Jain
  • Daniel Sanchez-Di Martino
  • Luciene Barbosa
  • Guillermo Torres-Alvariza
  • Rosa Ayala-Lugo
  • Rosa R Sanabria
  • Thomas C Kreutzer
  • Michael Koss
  • Manuel Simancas
  • Andrés Gines
  • Cristina Cuevas
  • Erin M Shriver
  • Robert T Chang
  • Ken O Kreidl
  • Ramona Sanabria
  • Diógenes Cibils
  • Ira G Wong
  • Randal Pham

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. doi request reprint One-day application of topical moxifloxacin 0.5% to select for fluoroquinolone-resistant coagulase-negative Staphylococcus
    Lingmin He
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 35:1715-8. 2009
    ..To compare selection for fluoroquinolone-resistant bacteria between 1-day and 3-day application of topical moxifloxacin 0.5%...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prospective study demonstrating the efficacy of combined preoperative three-day application of antibiotics and povidone-iodine irrigation
    Christopher N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University, 900 Blake Wilbur Drive, W3036, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Ann Ophthalmol (Skokie) 39:313-7. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized comparison of 1-day versus 3-day application of topical levofloxacin in eliminating conjunctival flora
    C N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    Eur J Ophthalmol 17:689-95. 2007
    ..To compare efficacy of a 1-day versus 3-day application of topical levofloxacin in reducing ocular surface bacteria...
  4. ncbi request reprint Topical antibiotic prophylaxis in intraocular injections
    Christopher N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:972-4. 2007
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. doi request reprint Prospective comparison of topical moxifloxacin in eliminating conjunctival bacterial flora following a one-day or one-hour application
    Christopher N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 24:427-31. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of a 1-hour(h) versus 1-day application of topical moxifloxacin in eliminating conjunctival bacterial flora...
  8. doi request reprint In vitro antibiotic susceptibility of preoperative normal conjunctival bacteria
    C N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA cta stanford edu
    Eye (Lond) 23:559-60. 2009
    ..To determine the antibiotic susceptibility of preoperative conjunctival bacterial flora...
  9. doi request reprint Prospective randomized comparison of 1-day and 3-day application of topical 0.5% moxifloxacin in eliminating preoperative conjunctival bacteria
    Lingmin He
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, 900 Blake Wilbur Drive, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 25:373-8. 2009
    ..Compare the efficacy of a 1-day versus 3-day application of topical 0.5% moxifloxacin in reducing preoperative conjunctival bacteria...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized study determining whether a 3-day application of ofloxacin results in the selection of fluoroquinolone-resistant coagulase-negative Staphylococcus
    C N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Eur J Ophthalmol 16:359-64. 2006
    ..To determine whether a 3-day application of ofloxacin results in the selection of fluoroquinolone-resistant conjunctival coagulase-negative Staphylococcus...
  11. doi request reprint A prospective randomized evaluation of topical gatifloxacin on conjunctival flora in patients undergoing intravitreal injections
    Jason M Moss
    Stanford University Medical Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford, California, USA
    Ophthalmology 116:1498-501. 2009
    ..We sought to assess the efficacy of 3-day topical gatifloxacin use in combination with povidone-iodine (PVI) versus PVI alone in eliminating conjunctival bacterial flora in patients scheduled to undergo intravitreal (IVT) injection...
  12. 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...
  13. doi request reprint Antibiotic susceptibility patterns of ocular bacterial flora in patients undergoing intravitreal injections
    Jason M Moss
    Stanford University Medical Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford, California, USA
    Ophthalmology 117:2141-5. 2010
    ..To determine the antibiotic susceptibility patterns of conjunctival flora in patients undergoing intravitreal (IVT) injection...
  14. 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...
  15. doi request reprint Comparison of one-day versus one-hour application of topical gatifloxacin in eliminating conjunctival bacterial flora
    Jason M Moss
    Stanford University Medical Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford, California, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:2013-6. 2008
    ..To compare efficacies of 1-day, 1-hour, and combined 1-day/1-hour preoperative topical gatifloxacin in eliminating conjunctival bacterial flora...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. ncbi request reprint Intravenous imipenem prophylaxis in experimental endophthalmitis
    Herminia Mino de Kaspar
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University, School of Medicine, California, USA
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 240:557-64. 2002
    ..To determine the effect of prophylactic intravenous imipenem on experimental Staphylococcus aureusendophthalmitis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Minimizing the risk of endophthalmitis following intravitreous injections
    Christopher N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Retina 24:699-705. 2004
    ..To review techniques that are important in preventing endophthalmitis following intravitreous injections based on the available evidence...
  20. 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...
  21. ncbi request reprint Comparison of preoperative conjunctival bacterial flora in patients undergoing glaucoma or cataract surgery
    Herminia Mino de Kaspar
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    J Glaucoma 13:507-9. 2004
    ..To assess differences in conjunctival bacterial flora between patients undergoing glaucoma and cataract surgery...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effects of minocycline on the ocular flora of patients with acne rosacea or seborrheic blepharitis
    Christopher N Ta
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Cornea 22:545-8. 2003
    ..To assess the effect of minocycline on the ocular flora in patients with acne rosacea or blepharitis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Endophthalmitis prophylaxis
    Judy I Ou
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 900 Blake Wilbur Drive, W3036, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Ophthalmol Clin North Am 19:449-56. 2006
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Aspergillus fumigatus keratitis following laser in situ keratomileusis
    Young Sun
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 33:1806-7. 2007
    ..Aspergillus fumigatus keratitis is a rare but serious complication of LASIK surgery. The infection was successfully treated with flap amputation and daily debridement in addition to antifungal therapy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Bilateral Mycobacterium abscessus keratitis after laser in situ keratomileusis
    JoAnn Giaconi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 28:887-90. 2002
    ..Culture positivity was prolonged; however, after 8 weeks of intensive topical antibiotics, the infection was eradicated. The final best corrected visual acuity was 20/30 in both eyes...
  26. ncbi request reprint Nodular scleritis in a patient with pyoderma gangrenosum
    Maria M Braun
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University, 900 Blake Wilbur Dr, Room W3002, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:1763-5. 2002
  27. doi request reprint Effects of intravitreal corticosteroid in the treatment of Staphylococcus aureus-induced experimental endophthalmitis
    Herminia Mino de Kaspar
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Retina 28:326-32. 2008
    ..To investigate whether intravitreal injection of dexamethasone in addition to antibiotics can minimize intraocular tissue injury caused by Staphylococcus aureus endophthalmitis...
  28. doi request reprint Prospective comparative evaluation of povidone-iodine (10% for 5 minutes versus 5% for 1 minute) as prophylaxis for ophthalmic surgery
    Christopher N Ta
    J Cataract Refract Surg 34:171-2. 2008
  29. ncbi request reprint A prospective randomized study to determine the efficacy of preoperative topical levofloxacin in reducing conjunctival bacterial flora
    Herminia Mino de Kaspar
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Am J Ophthalmol 145:136-142. 2008
    ..To compare the efficacy of topical levofloxacin in combination with povidone-iodine irrigation vs povidone-iodine (PVI) alone in reducing conjunctival bacteria...
  30. ncbi request reprint Normal ocular flora in newborns delivered in two hospital centers in Argentina and Paraguay
    Marcus Eder
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 243:1098-107. 2005
    ..To determine the spectrum of normal conjunctival flora in newborns in two hospital centers in North Argentina and Paraguay...
  31. ncbi request reprint Use of rapid antibiotic susceptibility testing in bacterial endophthalmitis
    Herminia Mino de Kaspar
    Retina 25:386-7; author reply 387-8. 2005
  32. 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...
  33. ncbi request reprint Intravitreal vancomycin and amikacin versus intravenous imipenem in the treatment of experimental Staphylococcus aureus endophthalmitis
    Michael Engelbert
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Mathildenstrasse 8, 80336, Munich, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 242:313-20. 2004
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological characteristics of microbiological results on patients with infectious corneal ulcers: a 13-year survey in Paraguay
    Florentina Laspina
    Research Institute of Health Science IICS, National University of Asuncion, Asuncion, Paraguay
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 242:204-9. 2004
    ..The microbiological culture results are described, as well risk factors for the development of fungal keratitis...
  35. ncbi request reprint Intravenous treatment of experimental Staphylococcus aureus endophthalmitis: imipenem versus the combination of ceftazidime and amikacin
    Michael Engelbert
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Mathildenstrasse 8, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 241:1029-36. 2003
    ..To compare the efficacy of intravenous (IV) imipenem (IPM) and a combination of IV ceftazidime (CAZ) and amikacin (AN) in the treatment of Staphylococcus aureus endophthalmitis in a rabbit model...
  36. ncbi request reprint Rapid direct antibiotic susceptibility testing in endophthalmitis
    Herminia Mino de Kaspar
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Mathildenstrasse 8, D 80336 Munich, Germany
    Ophthalmology 109:687-93. 2002
    ..To compare a new rapid antibiotic susceptibility test (RAST) to the conventional method in patients with endophthalmitis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Clinical results of topical fluconazole for the treatment of filamentous fungal keratitis
    Sergio Sonego-Krone
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hospital de Clinicas, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Asuncion, Paraguay
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:782-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the clinical outcome of patients treated with topical fluconazole 0.2% for the treatment of filamentous fungal keratitis...

Research Grants5

  1. Artificial Cornea Based on Photolithographically Patterned, Biomimetic Hydrogels
    Christopher Ta; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..3. Determine the skirt design for optimal stromal tissue integration by evaluating in vitro and in vivo stromal wound healing within photolithographically patterned, microperforated hydrogel arrays. ..
  2. Artificial Cornea Based on Photolithographically Patterned, Biomimetic Hydrogels
    Christopher Ta; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..3. Determine the skirt design for optimal stromal tissue integration by evaluating in vitro and in vivo stromal wound healing within photolithographically patterned, microperforated hydrogel arrays. ..
  3. Artificial Cornea Based on Photolithographically Patterned, Biomimetic Hydrogels
    Christopher Ta; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..3. Determine the skirt design for optimal stromal tissue integration by evaluating in vitro and in vivo stromal wound healing within photolithographically patterned, microperforated hydrogel arrays. ..
  4. Artificial Cornea Based on Photolithographically Patterned, Biomimetic Hydrogels
    Christopher N Ta; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..3. Determine the skirt design for optimal stromal tissue integration by evaluating in vitro and in vivo stromal wound healing within photolithographically patterned, microperforated hydrogel arrays. ..