Byron L Lam

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mutation K42E in dehydrodolichol diphosphate synthase (DHDDS) causes recessive retinitis pigmentosa
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, 900 NW 17th St, 33136, Miami, FL, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 801:165-70. 2014
  2. pmc Longitudinal relationships among visual acuity and tasks of everyday life: the Salisbury Eye Evaluation study
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:193-200. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Giant cell arteritis among Hispanic Americans
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 143:161-3. 2007
  4. pmc Risk of non-arteritic anterior ischaemic optic neuropathy (NAION) after cataract extraction in the fellow eye of patients with prior unilateral NAION
    Byron L Lam
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:585-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Atypical mild enhanced S-cone syndrome with novel compound heterozygosity of the NR2E3 gene
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 144:157-9. 2007
  6. pmc Reported visual impairment and risk of suicide: the 1986-1996 national health interview surveys
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University ofMiami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:975-80. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Drusen of the optic disc
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 8:404-8. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Disparity in prevalence of self-reported visual impairment in older adults among U.S. race-ethnic subgroups
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 16:144-50. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Concurrent visual and hearing impairment and risk of mortality: the National Health Interview Survey
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:95-101. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Transient electro-oculogram impairment in unilateral acute idiopathic maculopathy
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Doc Ophthalmol 119:157-61. 2009

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Publications70

  1. ncbi request reprint Mutation K42E in dehydrodolichol diphosphate synthase (DHDDS) causes recessive retinitis pigmentosa
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, 900 NW 17th St, 33136, Miami, FL, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 801:165-70. 2014
    ....
  2. pmc Longitudinal relationships among visual acuity and tasks of everyday life: the Salisbury Eye Evaluation study
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:193-200. 2013
    ..To study the relationships among visual and physical function trajectories of aging adults...
  3. ncbi request reprint Giant cell arteritis among Hispanic Americans
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 143:161-3. 2007
    ..To compare the prevalence and clinical course of giant cell arteritis (GCA) among Hispanic and non-Hispanic patients...
  4. pmc Risk of non-arteritic anterior ischaemic optic neuropathy (NAION) after cataract extraction in the fellow eye of patients with prior unilateral NAION
    Byron L Lam
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:585-7. 2007
    ..To determine the risk of non-arteritic anterior ischaemic optic neuropathy (NAION) after cataract extraction (CE) in the fellow eye of patients with prior unilateral NAION...
  5. ncbi request reprint Atypical mild enhanced S-cone syndrome with novel compound heterozygosity of the NR2E3 gene
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 144:157-9. 2007
    ..To report mild enhanced s-cone syndrome (ESCS) associated with a novel heterozygous mutation of the NR2E3 gene...
  6. pmc Reported visual impairment and risk of suicide: the 1986-1996 national health interview surveys
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University ofMiami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:975-80. 2008
    ..To examine the relationship between reported visual impairment and suicide mortality...
  7. ncbi request reprint Drusen of the optic disc
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 8:404-8. 2008
    ..Disc drusen patients with more-than-expected visual field defects or progressive visual loss should have work-up to exclude other causes...
  8. doi request reprint Disparity in prevalence of self-reported visual impairment in older adults among U.S. race-ethnic subgroups
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 16:144-50. 2009
    ..S.) has not been carefully examined by race-ethnic subgroups. This study examines self-reported VI prevalence in race-ethnic subgroups using data representative of the U.S. population age > or =45 years...
  9. ncbi request reprint Concurrent visual and hearing impairment and risk of mortality: the National Health Interview Survey
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:95-101. 2006
    ..To determine the association between reported concurrent visual and hearing impairment and risk of mortality...
  10. doi request reprint Transient electro-oculogram impairment in unilateral acute idiopathic maculopathy
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Doc Ophthalmol 119:157-61. 2009
    ..20 to 2.54. Transient EOG impairment with a normal full-field ERG may occur during the early stage of UAIM. This finding suggests a more widespread dysfunction of the retinal pigment epithelium in at least some cases of UAIM...
  11. doi request reprint Trends in glaucoma medication expenditure: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey 2001-2006
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 129:1345-50. 2011
    ..To study trends of glaucoma medication expenditure from 2001 to 2006 using a nationally representative sample of US adults...
  12. ncbi request reprint Trial end points and natural history in patients with G11778A Leber hereditary optic neuropathy : preparation for gene therapy clinical trial
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida
    JAMA Ophthalmol 132:428-36. 2014
    ..Visual acuity appears to be the most suitable primary end point for the planned clinical trial. ..
  13. doi request reprint Reported eye care utilization and health insurance status among US adults
    David J Lee
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 127:303-10. 2009
    ..To estimate prevalence and correlates of eye care utilization by means of data from the National Health Interview Survey...
  14. pmc Sociodemographic correlates of eye care provider visits in the 2006-2009 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey
    Alberto J Caban-Martinez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Clinical Research Building, Room 1075, 1120 N W 14th Street, 10th Floor R 669, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    BMC Res Notes 5:253. 2012
    ..We assessed for the proportion of survey respondents 40 years of age and older reporting having visited an eye care provider within the past two years, two or more years ago, or never by socio-demographic characteristics...
  15. doi request reprint Trends in reported visual impairment in United States adults
    David J Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 16:42-9. 2009
    ..These findings require verification in population-based studies with clinical acuity measures in order to specifically assess the effect of eye care utilization on VI prevalence trends...
  16. doi request reprint Retinal ganglion cell dysfunction in asymptomatic G11778A: Leber hereditary optic neuropathy
    John Guy
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 55:841-8. 2014
    ..To report the serial evaluation of asymptomatic eyes of subjects with mutated G11778A mitochondrial DNA...
  17. ncbi request reprint Differentiating mild papilledema and buried optic nerve head drusen using spectral domain optical coherence tomography
    Kaushal M Kulkarni
    Department of Ophthalmology, Sharp Rees Stealy Medical Group, San Diego, California Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida Electronic address
    Ophthalmology 121:959-63. 2014
    ..To evaluate the clinical utility of spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) in differentiating mild papilledema from buried optic nerve head drusen (ONHD)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Severity of concurrent visual and hearing impairment and mortality: the 1986-1994 National Health Interview Survey
    David J Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, P O Box 016069, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Aging Health 19:382-96. 2007
    ..To date, the association of severity of concurrent impairment and mortality has not been examined...
  19. ncbi request reprint Concurrent hearing and visual impairment and morbidity in community-residing adults: the National Health Interview Survey, 1986 to 1996
    David J Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, P O Box 016069, Miami, FL 33101
    J Aging Health 17:531-46. 2005
    ..To examine the association between the presence and severity of concurrent hearing and visual impairment (HI+VI) and morbidity...
  20. ncbi request reprint Glaucoma and survival: the National Health Interview Survey 1986-1994
    David J Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Ophthalmology 110:1476-83. 2003
    ..This study examines associations between self-reported glaucoma and mortality in a nationally representative sample of U.S. adults...
  21. doi request reprint Dry eye medication use and expenditures: data from the medical expenditure panel survey 2001 to 2006
    Anat Galor
    Division of Ophthalmology, Miami Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Miami, FL 33132, USA
    Cornea 31:1403-7. 2012
    ..To study dry eye medication use and expenditures from 2001 to 2006 using a nationally representative sample of US adults...
  22. pmc Automated segmentation and fractal analysis of high-resolution non-invasive capillary perfusion maps of the human retina
    Hong Jiang
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA Departemnt of Neurology, University of Miami, Miami, 33136, USA
    Microvasc Res 89:172-5. 2013
    ..Both monofractal and multifractal analyses yielded similar results. The quantitative analyses of microvasculature at the capillary level may open up a new era for studying microvascular diseases such as cerebral small vessel disease. ..
  23. ncbi request reprint Trends in visual acuity impairment in US adults: the 1986-1995 National Health Interview Survey
    David J Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Highland Professional Building, 1801 NW Ninth Avenue, Room 212 1, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:506-9. 2004
    ..To assess 10-year trends in reported visual impairment...
  24. pmc Racial disparities in quality-adjusted life-years associated with diabetes and visual impairment
    Kathryn E McCollister
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1692-4. 2012
    ..Compare differences in health-related quality of life among blacks and whites to examine if race, diabetes, and visual impairment (VI) present a triple disadvantage in terms of quality-adjusted life expectancy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Electroretinographic monitoring in birdshot chorioretinopathy
    Lucia Sobrin
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 140:52-64. 2005
    ..To evaluate electroretinography (ERG) during long-term follow-up in birdshot chorioretinopathy (BCR)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Visual impairment and morbidity in community-residing adults: the national health interview survey 1986-1996
    David J Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 12:13-7. 2005
    ..To examine the association between visual impairment (VI) and morbidity...
  27. pmc Wide-field spectral-domain optical coherence tomography in patients and carriers of X-linked retinoschisis
    Ninel Z Gregori
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmology 120:169-74. 2013
    ..To evaluate macular and extramacular retinal anatomy in patients and carriers of X-linked retinoschisis (XLRS) using a wide-field spectral-domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) imaging technique...
  28. pmc Sensory impairment among older US workers
    Evelyn P Davila
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1378-85. 2009
    ..Workplace screening and accommodations, including sensory protection devices for older workers, are warranted given the greater risk for injuries among the sensory impaired...
  29. ncbi request reprint Trends in hearing impairment in United States adults: the national health interview survey, 1986-1995
    David J Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, P O Box 016069 R 699, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:1186-90. 2004
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Visual impairment and unintentional injury mortality: the National Health Interview Survey 1986-1994
    David J Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:1152-4. 2003
    ..To examine the relationship between reported visual impairment and unintentional injury mortality...
  31. pmc Increased mortality risk among the visually impaired: the roles of mental well-being and preventive care practices
    D Diane Zheng
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 53:2685-92. 2012
    ..Mechanisms by which visual impairment (VI) increases mortality risk are poorly understood. We estimated the direct and indirect effects of self-rated VI on risk of mortality through mental well-being and preventive care practice mechanisms...
  32. pmc Prevalence of concurrent hearing and visual impairment in US adults: The National Health Interview Survey, 1997-2002
    Alberto J Caban
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1940-2. 2005
    ..Research on preventing concurrent hearing and visual impairment and countering its consequences is warranted, especially in population subgroups, such as Native and older Americans...
  33. pmc Leber hereditary optic neuropathy gene therapy clinical trial recruitment: year 1
    Byron L Lam
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 128:1129-35. 2010
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Visual acuity impairment and mortality in US adults
    David J Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1801 NW Ninth Ave, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:1544-50. 2002
    ..To examine the associations between reported visual impairment (VI) and mortality in a nationally representative sample of US adults...
  35. ncbi request reprint Distance visual acuity impairment and survival in African Americans and non-Hispanic Whites
    David J Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:485-91. 2003
    ..Regional studies conducted in the United States have shown associations between visual impairment and shorter survival in non-Hispanic Whites...
  36. pmc Age-related macular degeneration and smoking cessation advice by eye care providers: a pilot study
    Alberto J Caban-Martinez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Clinical Research Building, Room 1075, 1120 NW 14th St, 10th Fl R 669, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A147. 2011
    ..Two-thirds of providers expressed a desire for additional training and resources to support patient quit attempts, indicating the need for the integration of smoking cessation opportunities in the clinic setting...
  37. doi request reprint Untreated bilateral optic nerve sheath meningiomas observed for 27 years
    Nikisha A Kothari
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 33:45-7. 2013
    ..She has been followed for more than 27 years with stable visual function and neuroimaging findings. Bilateral ONSMs, although usually described as aggressive in nature, may follow a stable clinical course...
  38. pmc Retinal oximetry using ultrahigh-resolution optical coherence tomography
    Yufeng Ye
    Hangzhou First People s Hospital, Hangzhou, China Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:2085-92. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the repeatability of retinal oximetry using slit-lamp adapted ultrahigh-resolution optical coherence tomography (SL-UHR-OCT)...
  39. pmc Aberrant dolichol chain lengths as biomarkers for retinitis pigmentosa caused by impaired dolichol biosynthesis
    Rong Wen
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136
    J Lipid Res 54:3516-22. 2013
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Knock-down DHDDS expression induces photoreceptor degeneration in zebrafish
    Rong Wen
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, 506 McKnight Building, 1638 NW 10th Ave, 33136, Miami, FL, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 801:543-50. 2014
    ..These results support the hypothesis that insufficient DHDDS function leads to retinal degeneration. ..
  41. doi request reprint Functional slit lamp biomicroscopy for imaging bulbar conjunctival microvasculature in contact lens wearers
    Hong Jiang
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA Department of Neurology, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA Electronic address
    Microvasc Res 92:62-71. 2014
    ..To develop, test and validate functional slit lamp biomicroscopy (FSLB) for generating non-invasive bulbar conjunctival microvascular perfusion maps (nMPMs) and assessing morphometry and hemodynamics...
  42. pmc Human conjunctival microvasculature assessed with a retinal function imager (RFI)
    Hong Jiang
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Microvasc Res 85:134-7. 2013
    ..The blood flow velocities in the temporal conjunctival microvasculature were 0.86±0.08 (mean±SD, mm/s) for the bare eye and 0.99±0.11 mm/s with contact lens wear. It is feasible to use RFI for imaging the conjunctival vasculature...
  43. doi request reprint Primary dural lymphoma masquerading as a meningioma
    Kaushal M Kulkarni
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 32:240-2. 2012
    ..Histopathologic and molecular analysis revealed a low-grade B-cell lymphoma. Further evaluation showed no evidence of systemic disease. Primary dural lymphomas are a distinct entity that may mimic meningioma and cause vision loss...
  44. doi request reprint Slit-lamp-adapted ultra-high resolution OCT for imaging the posterior segment of the eye
    Hong Jiang
    Division of Neuro ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 43:76-81. 2012
    ..The authors described the system configuration, build-up, and test results of a small sample of human subjects. The comparison with a commercially available device was also included...
  45. ncbi request reprint Presumed toxoplasmosic anterior optic neuropathy
    James T Banta
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 10:201-11. 2002
    ..To describe the clinical findings and course of toxoplasmic anterior optic neuropathy and to differentiate primary and secondary involvement...
  46. doi request reprint Characteristics of optic nerve head drusen on optical coherence tomography images
    Sara Tullis Wester
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, 900 NW 17th St, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 41:83-90. 2010
    ..To describe the characteristics of optic nerve head drusen in optical coherence tomography (OCT) images...
  47. pmc Atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor arising from the third cranial nerve
    Charles C Wykoff
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and Miami Children s Hospital, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 28:207-11. 2008
    ..Despite aggressive chemotherapy, the patient died within 6 months of presentation. This is the first report of an AT/RT presenting as an isolated third cranial nerve palsy caused by tumor arising from within the nerve...
  48. doi request reprint Association between paroxysmal tonic spasms and neuromyelitis optica
    Nida Usmani
    Multiple Sclerosis Center, Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, NPF Bldg, 1501 NW 9th Ave, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Neurol 69:121-4. 2012
    ..To determine the frequency of the association between tonic spasms and neuromyelitis optica (NMO) at our center...
  49. ncbi request reprint The a-wave latency in control subjects and patients with retinal diseases
    D I Hamasaki
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 46:433-42. 2002
    ..To determine the a-wave latency of the electroretinograms (ERGs) recorded from control subjects and patients with retinal diseases...
  50. pmc Whole-exome sequencing links a variant in DHDDS to retinitis pigmentosa
    Stephan Zuchner
    John P Hussman Institute for Human Genomics, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 88:201-6. 2011
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Transient optic perineuritis as the initial presentation of central nervous system involvement by pre-B cell lymphocytic leukemia
    Justin H Townsend
    Department of Ophthalmology, Emory Eye Center, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 33:162-4. 2013
    ..Transient optic perineuritis may be the initial manifestation of CNS involvement of pre-B cell ALL...
  52. doi request reprint Reversible prolonged bilateral inferior altitudinal visual field defects associated with migraine
    Hartej S Sethi
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 32:252-5. 2012
    ..Neuroimaging studies were unremarkable. We discuss the potential causes of our patient's visual symptoms and speculate and hypothesize that it may represent an atypical manifestation of migraine, perhaps related to a channelopathy...
  53. pmc Neuro-ophthalmic manifestations of fungal disease associated with posthurricane environment
    Jayanth Sridhar
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 32:197-201. 2012
    ..Allergic fungal sinusitis (AFS) is thought to represent an immunologic response to exposure to dematiaceous fungi. These fungi are known to cause disease more frequently in hot and humid climates and seasons...
  54. pmc Automatic montage of SD-OCT data sets
    Ying Li
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Opt Express 19:26239-48. 2011
    ..The results for 3 normal eyes and 3 eyes with retinal degeneration are analyzed, showing registration errors of 1.5±0.3 and 2.0±0.8 pixels respectively...
  55. ncbi request reprint Atypical anterior optic neuropathy caused by toxoplasmosis
    Alice Song
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 133:162-4. 2002
    ..To report atypical anterior optic neuropathy due to toxoplasmosis...
  56. pmc Magnetic resonance imaging finding of empty sella in obesity related idiopathic intracranial hypertension is associated with enlarged sella turcica
    Sudarshan Ranganathan
    Department of Radiology, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Neuroradiology 55:955-61. 2013
    ..Additionally, the study assesses reversal in gland compression following treatment...
  57. doi request reprint Impact of rituximab on relapse rate and disability in neuromyelitis optica
    Gurdesh S Bedi
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
    Mult Scler 17:1225-30. 2011
    ..Recent evidence for a role of antibody to aquaporin-4 in the pathogenesis of NMO has led to the use of rituximab, a monoclonal antibody targeting the CD20 epitope on the entire B cell lineage...
  58. doi request reprint Structural-functional dissociation in presumed ethambutol optic neuropathy
    Daniel Masvidal
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, School of Medicine and Miami Children s Hospital, University of Miami Miller, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 30:305-10. 2010
    ..The observed optic nerve head structural changes in this patient did not correlate with the markedly improved visual function. Visual improvement may occur in ethambutol optic neuropathy despite progressive structural changes...
  59. ncbi request reprint Transvenous n-butyl-cyanoacrylate infusion for complex dural carotid cavernous fistulas: technical considerations and clinical outcome
    Ajay K Wakhloo
    Department of Radiology, University of Miami, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, FL, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:1888-97. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the technical aspects, efficacy, and safety of transvenous n-butyl cyanoacrylate (n-BCA) infusion in dCCFs as a primary alternative or adjunct to coil embolization...
  60. ncbi request reprint Infraorbital nerve palsy: a complication of laser in situ keratomileusis
    Timothy J McCulley
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 134:264-5. 2002
    ..To report infraorbital nerve dysfunction after laser in situ keratomileusis...
  61. ncbi request reprint The effect of optic disk edema on spontaneous venous pulsations
    Timothy J McCulley
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of California at Irvine, College of Medicine, 92697, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 135:706-8. 2003
    ..We evaluated the effect of optic disk edema on spontaneous venous pulsations (SVP) in patients without elevated intracranial pressure (ICP).Prospective, cross-sectional comparison in an institutional setting...
  62. ncbi request reprint Bilateral optic disc edema in patients with severe systemic arterial hypertension: clinical features and visual acuity outcomes
    Ingrid U Scott
    Department of Ophthalmology, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033 0850, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 36:374-80. 2005
    ..To report clinical features and visual outcomes in patients with bilateral optic disc edema and severe systemic arterial hypertension...
  63. doi request reprint Assessment of the effect of visual impairment on mortality through multiple health pathways: structural equation modeling
    Sharon L Christ
    Odum Institute, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3355, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:3318-23. 2008
    ..To estimate the direct effects of self-reported visual impairment (VI) on health, disability, and mortality and to estimate the indirect effects of VI on mortality through health and disability mediators...
  64. ncbi request reprint A comparison of risk factors for postoperative and spontaneous nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy
    Timothy J McCulley
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 25:22-4. 2005
    ..To provide further evidence on this issue, it is useful to compare the characteristics of patients who develop NAION following intraocular surgery to those who develop NAION spontaneously...
  65. ncbi request reprint Nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy and surgery of the anterior segment: temporal relationship analysis
    Timothy J McCulley
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of California at Irvine, College of Medicine, Irvine, California 92697 4375, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:1171-2. 2003
    ..This study analyzes the temporal relationship between intraocular lens surgery and nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION)...
  66. ncbi request reprint Reliability and significance of measurements of a-wave latency in rats
    Eriko Fujiwara
    Department of Ophthalmology, Fukuoka University School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 46:419-25. 2002
    ..In addition, to determine the relationship between the potential level selected for the latency and the baseline potential level...
  67. ncbi request reprint Paraneoplastic autoimmune optic neuritis with retinitis defined by CRMP-5-IgG
    Shelley A Cross
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Graduate and Medical Schools, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Neurol 54:38-50. 2003
    ..Positive serology obviates the need for vitreous biopsy and expedites the search for cancer...
  68. ncbi request reprint The effect of decreased visual acuity on clinical color vision testing
    Timothy J McCulley
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, 900 Blake Wilbur Drive, Room W 3074, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:194-6. 2006
    ..Evaluate the effect of visual acuity on color vision testing...
  69. ncbi request reprint Evidence that a-wave latency of the electroretinogram is determined solely by photoreceptors
    Hui Qiu
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hamamatsu University Medical School, Hamamatsu, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 46:426-32. 2002
    ..To identify the retinal cells that determine the a-wave latency of rats...