Curtis E Margo

Summary

Affiliation: University of South Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Blindness and the age of enlightenment: Diderot's letter on the blind
    Curtis E Margo
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of South Florida, Morsani College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    JAMA Ophthalmol 131:98-102. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Clinically unsuspected retinal hemangioblastoma in a blind eye as the initial manifestation of von Hippel-Lindau disease
    Timothy Saunders
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, United States
    Pathol Res Pract 208:186-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The visual impairment and inscrutable disease of Samuel Johnson
    Curtis E Margo
    Department of Pathology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 57:66-76. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Langerhans cell histiocytosis
    Curtis E Margo
    Department of Ophthalmology and Pathology, University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 53:332-58. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The curious blindness of Charles F. Lummis
    Curtis E Margo
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC Box 21, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 129:655-60. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Emergency department eye care in Florida: a study of principal payer sources 2005 through 2009
    Matthew T Witmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 130:25-32. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Posterior vitreous detachment. How to approach sudden-onset floaters and flashing lights
    Curtis E Margo
    Department of Ophthalmology, Watson Clinic, Lakeland, Florida, USA
    Postgrad Med 117:37-42. 2005
  8. doi request reprint The blind photographer. Observations on the bewildering nature of feigned vision loss
    Curtis E Margo
    Departments of Ophthalmology CEM, Leh, MD and Pathology and Cell Biology CEM, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida
    J Neuroophthalmol 33:367-9. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Analysis of ophthalmology workforce and delivery of emergency department eye care in Florida
    Matthew T Witmer
    Departments of Ophthalmology, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 127:1522-7. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Quality care and practice variation: the roles of practice guidelines and public profiles
    Curtis E Margo
    Department of Ophthalmology, Watson Clinic, LLP, Lakeland, Florida 33805, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 49:359-71. 2004

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Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Blindness and the age of enlightenment: Diderot's letter on the blind
    Curtis E Margo
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of South Florida, Morsani College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    JAMA Ophthalmol 131:98-102. 2013
    ..The essay did little to resolve any philosophical controversy, but it marked a turning point in Western attitudes toward visual disability...
  2. doi request reprint Clinically unsuspected retinal hemangioblastoma in a blind eye as the initial manifestation of von Hippel-Lindau disease
    Timothy Saunders
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, United States
    Pathol Res Pract 208:186-8. 2012
    ..Awareness of the context in which retinal hemangioblastoma can be found may be the most important factor in recognizing this lesion microscopically...
  3. doi request reprint The visual impairment and inscrutable disease of Samuel Johnson
    Curtis E Margo
    Department of Pathology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 57:66-76. 2012
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  4. ncbi request reprint Langerhans cell histiocytosis
    Curtis E Margo
    Department of Ophthalmology and Pathology, University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 53:332-58. 2008
    ..This article summarizes recent developments in understanding the biology of Langerhans cell histiocytosis, reviews its ophthalmic manifestations, prognosis, and the controversy surrounding treatment of isolated orbital disease...
  5. doi request reprint The curious blindness of Charles F. Lummis
    Curtis E Margo
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC Box 21, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 129:655-60. 2011
    ..The cause of Lummis's stroke and blindness has been the subject of speculation for nearly a century and involves one of the most sensitive and perplexing diagnoses in medicine...
  6. doi request reprint Emergency department eye care in Florida: a study of principal payer sources 2005 through 2009
    Matthew T Witmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 130:25-32. 2012
    ..To describe trends in health insurance coverage for emergency department (ED) eye care in Florida from January 1, 2005, through December 31, 2009...
  7. ncbi request reprint Posterior vitreous detachment. How to approach sudden-onset floaters and flashing lights
    Curtis E Margo
    Department of Ophthalmology, Watson Clinic, Lakeland, Florida, USA
    Postgrad Med 117:37-42. 2005
    ..Patients without retinal pathologic findings on initial examination need to be given careful instructions on what to expect and do should symptoms of retinal tear or detachment occur...
  8. doi request reprint The blind photographer. Observations on the bewildering nature of feigned vision loss
    Curtis E Margo
    Departments of Ophthalmology CEM, Leh, MD and Pathology and Cell Biology CEM, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida
    J Neuroophthalmol 33:367-9. 2013
    ..We describe the historical figure of John Howard Griffin (1920-1980) who likely perpetuated feigned vision loss for a decade. His writings provide a unique perspective on motivation (or inspiration) behind factitious disease...
  9. doi request reprint Analysis of ophthalmology workforce and delivery of emergency department eye care in Florida
    Matthew T Witmer
    Departments of Ophthalmology, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 127:1522-7. 2009
    ..To measure annual population-based volume of emergency department (ED) eye care and concurrent ophthalmology on-call coverage...
  10. ncbi request reprint Quality care and practice variation: the roles of practice guidelines and public profiles
    Curtis E Margo
    Department of Ophthalmology, Watson Clinic, LLP, Lakeland, Florida 33805, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 49:359-71. 2004
    ..This review examines the "variation phenomenon" in medicine and the roles that practice guidelines and physician profiling have in improving health care, in general, and for adult cataract, in particular...
  11. ncbi request reprint Ocular manifestations of monoclonal copper-binding immunoglobulin
    Sejal Shah
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 59:115-23. 2014
    ..Despite prolonged exposure to elevated serum copper, no other tissues in the body are adversely affected by this redox metal. We describe the clinical and pathological findings in a 46-year-old woman with this disorder...
  12. pmc Ocular pseudoexfoliation and cardiovascular disease: a national cross-section comparison study
    Dustin D French
    Department of Ophthalmology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and VA Center of Excellence Chicago, IL, USA
    N Am J Med Sci 4:468-73. 2012
    ..The microfibrillar material that gives rise to the condition is visible clinically in the anterior segment of the eye, and is also found in other tissues, including blood vessels, skin, gallbladder, kidneys, lungs, and heart...
  13. doi request reprint Intraocular medulloepithelioma
    Timothy Saunders
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of South Florida, Tampa, 33612, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 136:212-6. 2012
    ..The histologic differential diagnosis of medulloepithelioma is broad, ranging from retinoblastoma and sarcoma to ciliary epithelial adenoma and adenocarcinoma...
  14. ncbi request reprint The reliability of clinical methods in ophthalmology
    Curtis E Margo
    The Department of Ophthalmology, Watson Clinic, Lakeland, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 47:375-86. 2002
    ..This review will examine the conceptual relationship of reliability, accuracy, and validity. The role of observer reliability in ophthalmic test measurements and interpretations will be addressed in the context of three case reports...
  15. doi request reprint Iris melanoma
    Evita Henderson
    Department of Pathology, Veterans Administration Hospital, Tampa, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:268-72. 2008
    ..There is evidence that the proliferation of melanocytes of the anterior iris surface (iris plaque) and diffuse stromal invasion may be risk factors for local recurrence and metastasis, respectively...
  16. ncbi request reprint Episcleral pseudomelanoma: late complication of scleral tunnel incision
    Curtis E Margo
    Department of Ophthalmology, Watson Clinic, LLP, Lakeland, Florida 33805, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 135:387-9. 2003
    ..To describe two patients who developed scleral thinning as a late complication of scleral tunnel incision for cataract extraction...
  17. doi request reprint Tilted optic disks
    Matthew T Witmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 55:403-28. 2010
    ..Familiarity with the spectrum of ophthalmoscopic appearance and the clinical manifestations of tilted disks may be the most critical factors in avoiding misdiagnosis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Use of standard hematoxylin-eosin to stain gouty tophus specimens
    Curtis E Margo
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:665. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization for nontraumatic disorders of the eye and ocular adnexa: analysis of the Florida agency for health care administration data set
    Zuber D Mulla
    Discipline of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, El Paso Regional Campus, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:262-6. 2004
    ..To study the demographic features and patterns of hospital admission in Florida for nontraumatic disorders of the eye and ocular adnexa...