M A Mainster
Affiliation: University of Kansas Medical Center
- Glare's causes, consequences, and clinical challenges after a century of ophthalmic studyMartin A Mainster
Department of Ophthalmology, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Prairie Village, Kansas 66208 3444, USA
Am J Ophthalmol 153:587-93. 2012..To provide a multidisciplinary synthesis of scientific information on disability, discomfort, dazzling, and scotomatic (photostress) glare...
- Ultraviolet-B phototoxicity and hypothetical photomelanomagenesis: intraocular and crystalline lens photoprotectionMartin A Mainster
University of Kansas School of Medicine, Prairie Village, KS 66208 3444, USA
Am J Ophthalmol 149:543-9. 2010..Welders have a reportedly increased risk of uveal melanoma. We analyze phakic and pseudophakic risks for solar and welding arc UV-B exposure...
- Blue-blocking IOLs decrease photoreception without providing significant photoprotectionMartin A Mainster
Department of Ophthalmology, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Prairie Village, Kansas, USA
Surv Ophthalmol 55:272-89. 2010..If yellow IOLs had been the standard of care, then colorless UV-blocking IOLs could be advocated now as "premium" IOLs because they offer dim light and circadian photoreception roughly 15-20 years more youthful than blue-blocking IOLs...
- Violet and blue light blocking intraocular lenses: photoprotection versus photoreceptionM A Mainster
PhD, MD, FRCOphth, Department of Ophthalmology, MS3009, University of Kansas Medical School, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66160 7379, USA
Br J Ophthalmol 90:784-92. 2006..To analyse how intraocular lens (IOL) chromophores affect retinal photoprotection and the sensitivity of scotopic vision, melanopsin photoreception, and melatonin suppression...
- Intraocular lenses should block UV radiation and violet but not blue lightMartin A Mainster
Department of Ophthalmology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160 7379, USA
Arch Ophthalmol 123:550-5. 2005
- Assessment of alleged retinal laser injuriesMartin A Mainster
Department of Ophthalmology, University of Kansas Medical School, Kansas City 66160 7379, USA
Arch Ophthalmol 122:1210-7. 2004..Accidental, intentional, or clinical retinal laser lesions do not cause chronic eye, face, or head pains. Diagnosis of a retinal laser injury should be evidence based, not a matter of conjecture or speculation...
- Why HID headlights bother older driversM A Mainster
Department of Ophthalmology, University of Kansas Medical Center, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66160 7379, USA
Br J Ophthalmol 87:113-7. 2003..The increased light projected by HID headlights is potentially valuable, but serious questions remain regarding how and where it should be projected...
- How much blue light should an IOL transmit?M A Mainster
Department of Ophthalmology, University of Kansas Medical School, Kansas City, KS 66160 7379, USA
Br J Ophthalmol 87:1523-9. 2003....
- Circadian photoreception: ageing and the eye's important role in systemic healthP L Turner
Department of Ophthalmology, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Prairie Village, KS 66208 3444, USA
Br J Ophthalmol 92:1439-44. 2008..To analyse how age-related losses in crystalline lens transmittance and pupillary area affect circadian photoreception and compare the circadian performance of phakic and pseudophakic individuals of the same age...
- Ophthalmoscopy and vitreoretinal surgery in patients with an ARRAY refractive multifocal intraocular lens implantMartin A Mainster
Department of Ophthalmology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City 66160 7379, USA
Ophthalmic Surg Lasers 33:74-6. 2002..This strategy is useful for panretinal photocoagulation or photodynamic therapy, but not for procedures requiring high magnification stereoscopic vision such as macular vitreoretinal surgery...
- Retinal temperature increase during transpupillary thermotherapy: effects of pigmentation, subretinal blood, and choroidal blood flowMichael S Ibarra
Department of Ophthalmology, Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:3678-82. 2004....
- A wide-field, high-resolution ophthalmoscopic contact lensMartin A Mainster
Department of Ophthalmology, University of Kansas Medical Center, 3901 Rainbow Blvd, Kansas City, Kansas 66160 7379, USA
Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 34:76-7. 2003..The lens was designed for transpupillary thermotherapy with large lesions and panretinal photocoagulation with hazy ocular media...
- Blue-blocking intraocular lenses and pseudophakic scotopic sensitivityMartin A Mainster
J Cataract Refract Surg 32:1403-4; author reply 1404-5; discussion 1406. 2006
- Scanning laser ophthalmoscopy and angiography with a wide-field contact lens systemGiovanni Staurenghi
University Eye Clinic, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
Arch Ophthalmol 123:244-52. 2005..To perform fluorescein and indocyanine green angiography for large or peripheral chorioretinal structures using a contact lens system that provides a 5-fold increase in the field of view of a confocal scanning laser ophthalmoscope (SLO)...
- The effect of chromatic dispersion on pseudophakic optical performanceHuawei Zhao
Advanced Medical Optics, Inc, Santa Ana, CA, USA
Br J Ophthalmol 91:1225-9. 2007..This study examines how chromatic dispersion affects pseudophakic optical performance at different wavelengths and spatial frequencies...
- Monitoring retinal function during transpupillary thermotherapy for occult choroidal neovascularization in age-related macular degenerationBenedetto Falsini
Institute of Ophthalmology, Catholic University of S Cuore, Rome, Italy
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:2133-40. 2003..To use focal electroretinography to evaluate changes in retinal function during transpupillary thermotherapy (TTT) for neovascular age-related macular degeneration (ARMD)...